Alice Krige

Alice Krige

  • Born on
    • June 28th, 1954
Alice Maud Krige is a South African actress and producer. Her first feature film role was as the Gilbert and Sullivan singer Sybil Gordon in the 1981 Academy Award-winning film Chariots of Fire. Since then, she has played a variety of roles in a number of genres. Krige first played the role of the Borg Queen in the motion picture Star Trek: First Contact and reprised the role for the final episode of the television series Star Trek: Voyager. A year after the series ended, she reprised the role in "Borg Invasion 4-D" at Star Trek: The Experience. She attended Rhodes University in Grahamstown where she pursued an undergraduate degree in psychology and literature, but quickly turned to acting, earning an honors degree in drama from Rhodes, before a moving to London to pursue a new career path. Once in England, she studied drama at the London Central School of Speech and Drama before making her acting performance debut in the 1979 BBC Play for Today.   After achieving critical acclaim for her role in Chariot's of Fire, and continued to star and support in both film and stage theater throughout the 1980s.  This eclectic trend continued into the 1990s before turning to television for both starring and reoccurring minor roles in prominent television series.  In addition, she continued to make sporadic convention appearances and was recently awarded an honorary doctorate in literature from Rhodes University. Alice Krige is married to writer/director, Paul Schoolman, and lives what she describes as an "itinerant" lifestyle. Although she and her husband maintain a permanent home in the United States, they spend much of their time living and working abroad.

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Acting (46 Credits)

2021She Will as Veronica
2021The Texas Chainsaw Massacre
2020Gretel & Hansel as Holda
2020The Bay of Silence as Vivian
2019A Christmas Prince: The Royal Baby as Queen Helena
2019Carnival Row as Haruspex
2018A Christmas Prince: The Royal Wedding as Queen Helena
2017A Christmas Prince as Queen Helena
2017The Little Vampire 3D as Freda Sackville-Bagg (voice)
2015Partners in Crime as Rita Vandemeyer
2013Thor: The Dark World as Eir
2011Will as Sister Carmel
2011Page Eight as Emma Baron
2010The Sorcerer's Apprentice as Morgana le Fay
2009Solomon Kane as Katherine Crowthorn
2008Skin as Sannie LangWatch Free
2008The Betrayed as Falco
2007Persuasion as Lady Russell
2007Ten Inch Hero as ZoWatch Free
2006The Contract as Miles
2006Silent Hill as Christabella
2006Lonely Hearts as Janet Long
2006The Line of Beauty as Rachel Fedden
2004Shadow of Fear as Margie Henderson
2004The Mystery of Natalie Wood as Maria Gurdin
2003Children of Dune as Lady Jessica
2002Reign of Fire as Karen Abercromby
2002Dinotopia as Rosemary Waldo
2001Superstition as Mirella Cenci
2001Attila as Placida
2000The Little Vampire as Freda Sackville-Bagg
2000The Calling as Elizabeth Plummer
1999Molokai as Mother Marianne
1997Habitat as Clarissa Symes
1997Twilight of the Ice Nymphs as Zephyr Eccles
1996Star Trek: First Contact as Borg Queen
1995Institute Benjamenta, or This Dream That One Calls Human Life as Lisa Benjamenta
1995Joseph as Rahel
1994Sharpe's Honour as La Marquesa
1992Sleepwalkers as Mary Brady
1989See You in the Morning as Beth Goodwin
1987Barfly as Tully Sorenson
1985King David as Bathsheba
1981Chariots of Fire as Sybil Gordon
1981Ghost Story as Eva Galli / Alma Mobley
1980A Tale of Two Cities as Lucie Manette


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