Iain Glen Height Weight Age Shoe Size

Iain Glen was born in Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom, on June 24, 1961, is a Scottish actor. Young Iain Glen first started performing during his years at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London. He got his television debut in Scottish detective fiction series Taggart (1986) in episode "Knife Edge", in role as Scott Adair. He made his big screen debut in drama film Gorillas in the Mist: The Adventure of Dian Fossey (1988) in role as Brendan. Iain's breakthrough performance came as Carl Galton in television drama series The Fear (1988).

How tall is Iain Glen and what is his weight? Iain Glen's height is 6' 1" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 185.5 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, his weight is 163 іn pоunds or 74 іn kіlоgrаmѕ. He is 63 years old. His shoe size is 10 US | 43 EU.

Iain Glen

Iain Glen
Photo: Alan Chang / Wikimedia Commons / CC BY-SA 2.0

Birth Date

June 24, 1961


63 years old


United Kingdom

Sun Sign


Natural hair color


Eye color



6 ft 1 in | 185.5 cm

Net Worth

$3 Million


74 kg | 163 lbs

Shoe size

10 US | 43 EU

Best Movies

He played Dr. Alexander Isaacs/Tyrant in Resident Evil film series:

Resident Evil: Apocalypse (2004)

Resident Evil: Extinction (2007)

Resident Evil: The Final Chapter (2016)

He won the Silver Bear for Best Actor for his role as Larry Winters in biopic movie Silent Scream (1990).

Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead (1990) tragicomedy as Hamlet

Harry Brown (2009) action thriller as S.I. Childs

Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001) action adventure as Manfred Powell

Mountains of the Moon (1990) biographical as John Hanning Speke

The Iron Lady (2011) biographical drama as Alfred Roberts

Darkness (2002) supernatural horror as Mark

Beautiful Creatures (2001) comedy drama as Tony

The Last Legion (2007) historical action adventure as Orestes

Into the Storm (2009) biographical as King George VI

The Young Americans (1993) crime drama as Edward Foster

Fools of Fortune (1990) romantic drama as William Quinton

Paranoid (2000) thriller as Stan

My Cousin Rachel (2017) romantic drama as Nick Kendall

Black Beauty (2020) drama as John Manly

The Racer (2020) comedy drama as 'Sonny' McElhone

The Lost Girls (2022) fantasy as Hook

Best TV Shows

He played Ser Jorah Mormont in HBO fantasy drama television series Game of Thrones (2011-2019).

Screen Two (1986-1989) BBC anthology drama series as Allan Innes / Sailor / Ray

Frankie's House (1992) ITV network miniseries as Tim Page

Painted Lady (1997) ITV mystery miniseries as Sebastian Stafford

Trial & Retribution (1998) ITV police procedural drama series as Damon Morton

Wives and Daughters (1999) BBC serial as Mr. Preston

Kidnapped (2005) BBC miniseries as Alan Breck

City of Vice (2008) Channel 4 historical crime drama series as John Fielding

The Diary of Anne Frank (2009) BBC miniseries as Otto Frank

Doctor Who (2010) BBC science fiction series as Father Octavian

Spooks (2010) BBC One spy drama series as Vaughn Edwards

Strike Back: Project Dawn (2011) Sky1 action serial as Crawford

Downton Abbey (2011) ITV historical drama series as Sir Richard Carlisle

Prisoners' Wives (2012-2013) BBC drama series as Paul

Borgia (2013) historical drama series as Girolamo Savonarola

Breathless (2013) period drama series as Inspector Ronald Mulligan

The Red Tent (2014) Lifetime miniseries as Jacob

Cleverman (2016-2017) SundanceTV drama series as Jarrod Slade

Delicious (2016-2019) Sky 1 drama series as Leo

Mrs Wilson (2018) BBC One historical drama miniseries as Alexander "Alec" Wilson

Titans (2019-2023) HBO Max action fiction series as Bruce Wayne

Reyka (2021) crime thriller series as Angus Speelman

The Rig (2023) Amazon Prime Video science fiction thriller series as Magnus MacMillan


Attended the Edinburgh Academy and the University of Aberdeen.

Graduated from the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art.

Has older brother, Hamish.

He was nominated for the Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actor for the "The Blue Room" (1999) and The Crucible (2007).

He was nominated for the Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actor in a Musical for "Martin Guerre" (1997).

Lives in London, England, United Kingdom.


He was married to Susannah Harker (1993-2004), they have one son, Finlay.

He started dating Charlotte Emmerson in 2005, the couple got married in 2017, they have two daughters, Mary and Juliet.