Iain Glen Height Weight Age Net Worth

Iain Glen

Iain Glen
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Birth Date

June 24, 1961


61 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

Early acting career First movie Breakthrough

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).

Iain Glen Height and Weight

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.

Iain Glen Age

Iain Glen is 61 years old.

Iain Glen Net Worth

Iain Glen net worth is around 3 million dollars.

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 opposite Gary Oldman, Tim Roth and Richard Dreyfuss

Harry Brown (2009) action thriller with Michael Caine, Emily Mortimer and Jack O'Connell

Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001) action adventure opposite Angelina Jolie, Jon Voight and Noah Taylor

Mountains of the Moon (1990) biographical with Patrick Bergin and Fiona Shaw

The Iron Lady (2011) biographical drama opposite Meryl Streep, Jim Broadbent and Richard E. Grant

Darkness (2002) supernatural horror with Anna Paquin, Lena Olin and Giancarlo Giannini

Beautiful Creatures (2001) comedy drama opposite Rachel Weisz and Susan Lynch

The Last Legion (2007) historical action adventure with Colin Firth, Ben Kingsley and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

Into the Storm (2009) biographical opposite Brendan Gleeson, Clive Mantle and Adrian Scarborough

The Young Americans (1993) crime drama with Viggo Mortensen, Harvey Keitel and Thandie Newton

Paris by Night (1988) thriller opposite Charlotte Rampling and Michael Gambon

Fools of Fortune (1990) romantic drama with Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio and Sean T. McClory

Paranoid (2000) thriller opposite Jessica Alba and Mischa Barton

My Cousin Rachel (2017) romantic drama with Rachel Weisz, Sam Claflin, and Holliday Grainger

Black Beauty (2020) drama in role as John Manly, opposite Mackenzie Foy and Kate Winslet

The Racer (2020) comedy drama in role as 'Sonny' McElhone, with Louis Talpe, Matteo Simoni and Tara Lee

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 in role as Allan Innes / Sailor / Ray

Frankie's House (1992) miniseries in role as Tim Page

Painted Lady (1997) mystery miniseries in role as Sebastian Stafford

Trial & Retribution (1998) police procedural television drama series in role as Damon Morton

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

Kidnapped (2005) BBC miniseries in role as Alan Breck

City of Vice (2008) historical crime drama television series in role as John Fielding

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

Doctor Who (2010) science fiction television programme in role as Father Octavian

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

Strike Back: Project Dawn (2011) action television serial in role as Crawford

Downton Abbey (2011) historical drama television series in role as Sir Richard Carlisle

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

Borgia (2013) historical drama series in role as Girolamo Savonarola

Breathless (2013) period drama series in role as Inspector Ronald Mulligan

The Red Tent (2014) Lifetime miniseries in role as Jacob

Cleverman (2016-2017) drama series in role as Jarrod Slade

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

Mrs Wilson (2018) historical drama miniseries in role as Alexander "Alec" Wilson

Titans (2019) action fiction web television series in role as Bruce Wayne


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.

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