Charles Dance

Charles Dance

  • Born on
    • October 10th, 1946
Charles Dance (born October 10, 1946) is an English actor, screenwriter and director. He typically plays assertive bureaucrats or villains. He is probably most famous for his roles in Game of Thrones, The Jewel in the Crown, Alien 3 and for playing the one-eyed hitman Mr Benedict in Last Action Hero. Charles was appointed an Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) on 17 June 2006.

Starring Charles Dance on Plex


Acting (71 Credits)

2021The King's Man as Arthur
2020The Singapore Grip as Mr Webb
2020Mank as William Randolph Hearst
2019The Widow as Martin Benson
2019The Delivered as John LyeWatch Free
2019Iron Mask as Lord Dudley
2019Godzilla: King of the Monsters as Alan Jonah
2018The Woman in White (2018) as Frederick Fairlie
2018Spitfire as Narrator (voice)Watch Free
2018Johnny English Strikes Again as Agent Seven
2018Happy New Year, Colin Burstead as Uncle Bertie
2017Euphoria as Mr. Daren
2016Despite the Falling Snow as Old Alexander Ivanov
2016Me Before You as Stephen Traynor
2016Ghostbusters as Harold Fillmore
2016Pride and Prejudice and Zombies as Mr. Bennet
2016Underworld: Blood Wars as Thomas
2015And Then There Were None as Justice Lawrence Wargrave
2015Deadline Gallipoli as Sir Ian Hamilton
2015Childhood's End as Karellen
2015Victor Frankenstein as Frankenstein
2015The Admiral as King Charles II
2015Woman in Gold as Sherman
2015Child 44 as Major GrachevWatch Free
2014The Great Fire as Lord Denton
2014Dracula Untold as Master Vampire
2014The Imitation Game as Commander Denniston
2014Viy as Lord Dudley
2013Patrick: Evil Awakens as Doctor Roget
2013Justin and the Knights of Valour as Legantir (voice)
2012Secret State as John Hodder
2012St George's Day as Trenchard
2012Underworld: Awakening as Thomas
2012Midnight's Children as William Methwold
2011Neverland as Dr. Fludd
2011Ironclad as Stephen Langton, Archbishop of Canterbury
2011There Be Dragons as Solono
2011Your Highness as King Tallious
2010Terry Pratchett's Going Postal as Lord Vetinari
2007The Contractor as DCS Andrew Windsor
2006Scoop as Mr. Malcolm
2006Twice Upon a Time as Moderator
2006Starter for 10 as Michael Harbinson
2005Fingersmith as Mr. Chistopher Lilly
2005Bleak House (2005) as Mr. Tulkinghorn
2005To The Ends Of The Earth as Sir Henry Somerset
2003Henry VIII
2003Swimming Pool as John Bosload
2002Ali G Indahouse as Deputy Prime Minister David Carlton
2002Black and White as Roderic Chamberlain
2001The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby as Ralph Nickleby
2001Gosford Park as Raymond Stockbridge
2001Dark Blue World as Wing Commander Bentley
2000Murder Rooms: The Dark Beginnings of Sherlock Holmes as Sir Henry Carlyle
1998What Rats Won't Do as Gerald Burton Jr
1998Hilary and Jackie as Derek Du Pré
1997Rebecca as Maxim de Winter
1996Space Truckers as Nabel / Macanudo
1996Michael Collins as Soames
1994China Moon as Rupert Munro
1994The Surgeon as Dr. Ed Mittlesbay
1993Last Action Hero as Benedict
1992Alien³ as Jonathan Clemens
1990The Phantom of the Opera as The Phantom of the Opera
1988Pascali's Island as Anthony Bowles
1987White Mischief as Josslyn Hay
1987Good Morning Babylon as D.W. Griffith
1986The Golden Child as Sardo Numspa
1985Plenty as Raymond Brock
1984The Jewel in the Crown as Guy Perron
1981For Your Eyes Only as Claus

Director (1 Credits)


Himself (2 Credits)

2020Death to 2020 as Self (archive footage)
2003The Making of 'Alien³' as Self (archive footage)


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