Charles Dance: 10 things you didn’t know about the actor


Charles Dance: his films and TV shows

10. He starred in famous movies. Dance film debut with the movie about James bond For your eyes only (1981) with Roger Moore. Later gaining popularity thanks to titles like Plenty (1985), with Meryl Streep, ll the Golden child (1986), Good Morning, Babylon (1987), Alien3 (1992), Last Action Hero (1993), with Arnold Schwarzenegger, Space Truckers (1996), Gosford Park (2001), Ali G (2002) Sacha Baron Cohenand Scoop (2006). In the past, and instead took part in the film as Another world – the awakening (2012), with Kate Beckinsale, Imitation Game (2014), with Benedict Cumberbatch, Dracula (2014), Child 44 (2015), I to you (2016), Ghostbusters (2016), Underworld: Blood Wars (2016), Johnny still affected (2018), Godzilla II – King of the Monsters (2019) and The King’s Man – sources (2020).

9. He starred in famous movies. A lot of names of series, in which the actor participated, but some more than others, they have helped to create their popularity. Among them were famous The phantom of the Opera (1990), Murder Rooms. Dark clues, Sherlock Holmes (2000), Henry VIII (2003), Bleak House (2005), Merlin (2009), with Colin Morgan, Trinity (2009), and Neverland – the real story of Peter pan (2011). Give him real fame, however The Iron Thronewhere 2011 and 2015, he starred in the role of Tywin Lannister, along with such actors as Kit Harrington and Emilia Clarke. Ending its role in a series, and then starred in Ten little Indians (2015), The Widow (2019) and The Crown (2019), with Olivia Colman.

8. Also, the Director and screenwriter. After several years of acting in 2004, a Dance debut as screenwriter and directed his first feature film, drama Ladies in Lavenderwith the hero Judi Dench. By the way, the Dance and also played the role of Executive producer. After this experience, working mainly play the role of an interpreter. In recent years, however, announced his return behind the camera to The Inn at The Edge of the Worldtaken from the novel of the same name, the Dance again with the edited script. By the way, will also star in the film.

Charles Dance in The Crown

7. Starred the famous Admiral. Since the third season The Crownthe plaintiff held the position of Louis Mountabatten, the famous Admiral and the man was British, in connection with Queen Elizabeth was the uncle of her husband Philip. The actor inherited the character from the actor Greg wise, who gave birth to his younger version in the first two seasons. Now, Dance appeared as a total of four episodes.

6. For a long time I was preparing for this role. In order to give a person in a famous historical character, the actor said he spent a lot of time, the documents on it, trying to learn as much as possible life to give then the life in this particular, which make a person. For Dance, actually, was important not only to put in the scene right Mountabatten portrait, but a portrait that can be emotionally compelling.