Charles Dance is an American actor, film director and screenwriter famous for his portrayal of Twyin Lannister from the fantasy drama TV series Game of Thrones, Dr. Jonathan Clemens from the 1992 science-fiction horror film Alien 3 and Alastair Denniston from the 2014 drama thriller film The Imitation Game.
He was born to Eleanor and Walter Dance. In 1970, he got married to Joanna Haythorn and had two children with her. The marriage ended in divorce in 2004. In 2012, he fathered a daughter with sculptor Eleanor Boorman.
His father died when he was only four years old.
In 2006, for his remarkable services to drama, he was appointed an OBE (Officer of the Order of the British Empire).
A car to pick me up every day, a chair with my name on it, everybody being very polite... what can you do except sit back and watch it all, try to take it all in?Charles Dance
A handful of older, romantic leading men, like Sean Connery, Jack Nicholson, and Robert Redford are still landing parts.Charles Dance
It's a question of keeping one's eyes and ears open and watching how other people play the game. They're watching me too, to see what my attitude is like.Charles Dance
is a famous English actor,
who was born on
October 10, 1946. As a person born on this date, Charles Dance is listed in our database as the 13th
most popular celebrity for the day (October 10) and the 40th most popular for the year (1946).
People born on October 10
fall under the Zodiac sign of Libra, the Scales.
Charles Dance is the 301st most popular Libra.
Aside from information specific to Charles Dance's birthday, Charles Dance is the 348th most famous English.
In general, Charles Dance ranks as the 3729th
most popular famous person, and the 760th most popular actor of all time.
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