October 10, 1946
77 years old
6 ft 3 in | 190.5 cm
82 kg | 181 lbs
Walter Charles Dance was born in Redditch, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom, on October 10, 1946, is an English actor.
Young Charles Dance began his professional acting career as a member of the Royal Shakespeare Company during the 1970s.
He got his television debut in drama series The Inheritors (1974) in episode "Fathers and Sons", in role as Simon Leadbetter.
He made his big screen debut in spy movie For Your Eyes Only (1981) in role as Claus.
Dance's breakthrough performance came as Guy Perron in British television serial The Jewel in the Crown (1984).
He landed his debut as a writer and director with drama film Ladies in Lavender (2004).
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Charles Dance is 77 years old.
Charles Dance net worth is around 5 million dollars.
He won the the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by the Cast of a Theatrical Motion Picture for his role as Raymond Stockbridge in satirical black comedy mystery film Gosford Park (2001).
He was nominated for the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture for his role as Commander Alastair Denniston in historical drama movie The Imitation Game (2014).
Alien 3 (1992) science fiction horror as Clemens
The Golden Child (1986) fantasy comedy as Sardo Numspa
Swimming Pool (2003) thriller as John Bosload
Last Action Hero (1993) fantasy action comedy as Benedict
Scoop (2006) romantic crime comedy as Mr. Malcolm
Plenty (1985) drama as Raymond Brock
Dracula Untold (2014) dark fantasy action horror as Master Vampire
China Moon (1994) romantic thriller as Rupert Munro
White Mischief (1987) historical drama as Josslyn Hay
Space Truckers (1996) science fiction as Nabel / Macanudo
Pascali's Island (1988) drama as Anthony Bowles
He played Thomas in action horror films Underworld: Awakening (2012) and Underworld: Blood Wars (2016).
He voiced Legantir in animated fantasy film Justin and the Knights of Valour (2013).
Ghostbusters (2016) supernatural comedy as Harold Filmore
Viy 2: Journey to China (2019) fantasy adventure as Lord Dudley
Godzilla: King of the Monsters (2019) science fiction action as Alan Jonah
The King's Man (2021) spy action comedy as Field Marshall Haig
The Book of Vision (2020) psychological drama as Dr. Johan Anmuth
Mank (2020) biographical drama as William Randolph Hearst
Against the Ice (2022) historical survival as Neergaard
He was nominated for the British Academy Television Award for Best Actor for his role as Guy Perron in British television serial The Jewel in the Crown (1984).
He was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie for his performance as Mr. Tulkinghorn in BBC television drama serial Bleak House (2005).
He was nominated for the OFTA Television Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Drama Series and the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series for his role as Tywin Lannister in HBO fantasy drama television series Game of Thrones (2011-2015).
He was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series and the OFTA Television Award for Best Guest Actor in a Drama Series for his role as Lord Mountbatten in Netflix historical drama series The Crown (2019–2020).
Edward the Seventh (1975) ATV drama series as Prince Eddy
First Born (1988) BBC serial as Edward Forester
Fingersmith (2005) BBC miniseries as Mr. Lilly
Last Rights (2005) Channel 4 political thriller miniseries as Richard Wheeler
Trinity (2009) ITV2 drama series as Dr. Edmund Maltravers
Secret State (2012) Channel 4 political thriller miniseries as John Hodder
Strike Back: Vengeance (2012) Sky1 and Cinemax action serial as Conrad Knox
The Great Fire (2014) ITV miniseries as Lord Denton
Childhood's End (2015) Syfy miniseries as Karellen
Deadline Gallipoli (2015) Showcase drama miniseries as General Ian Hamilton
And Then There Were None (2015) BBC One mystery thriller serial as Justice Lawrence Wargrave
The Woman in White (2018) BBC One miniseries as Mr. Fredrick Fairlie
Hang Ups (2018) Channel 4 sitcom as Jeremy Pitt
The Little Drummer Girl (2018) BBC One/AMC drama series as Commander Picton
The Widow (2019) ITV and Amazon Prime Video drama series as Martin Benson
The Serpent Queen (2022) Starz drama series as Pope Clement VII
Attended the Widey Technical School for Boys in Crownhill.
Studied at Arts University Plymouth.
Studied graphic design and photography at De Montfort University.
Has brother, David and two older half-sisters, Norah and Mary.
Has English and Irish ancestry.
He was awarded the OBE (Officer of the Order of the British Empire) for his services to drama in 2006.
He voiced Emperor Emhyr var Emreis in video game The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt (2015), for which he was nominated for the BTVA Video Game Voice Acting Award for Best Vocal Ensemble in a Video Game.
He voiced Godfrey The Butler var Emreis in video game Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 (2018), "Dead of the Night" Zombies Map.
Lives in London, England.
He was married to Joanna Haythorn (1970-2004), they have a son, Oliver Matthew Dance and a daughter, Rebecca Dance.
Has been in relationship with Eleanor Boorman (2008) they have a daughter, Rose Boorman.
He dated Sophia Myles (2004-2005) and Shambhala Marthe (2006).