Welcome to Iainglen.com. This website offers a thorough insight into his work & is full of archive material from personal files.

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Film
Current & Recent Projects

Game of Thrones (Seasons I-VIII)

HBO

“Game of Thrones is the best show on TV.”

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Film 2017
Current & Recent Projects

JACK TAYLOR: (9 Feature Length Episodes)

Netflix

“Iain Glen nails the part, he captures the intelligence, the pain, the humanity, the wry sense of humour that make up the character of Jack Taylor.”

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Film 2019
Current & Recent Projects

Titans 2

Warner Bros

“Iain Glen is great as an older wiser bat billionaire”

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Film 2019
Current & Recent Projects

Haven: Above Sky

Constantin

“A post-apocalyptic sci-fi thriller”

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Film 2019
Current & Recent Projects

Mrs. Wilson

BBC

BAFTA Nominated Mini-Series. A widow uncovers a mysterious and secret life following the death of her husband.“Superb Viewing”

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Film 2019
Current & Recent Projects

The Racer

Blinder Films

“A Comedy Drama about the 1998 Tour de France that began in Ireland”

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Film 2019
Current & Recent Projects

The Windemere Children

BBC

“A Film based on the extraordinary true story of child Holocaust Survivors finding refuge in the UK”

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Theatre
Current & Recent Projects

Uncle Vanya

ANTON CHEKHOV

“Iain Glen gives a masterclass in Chekhov’s great play.”

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SUMMARY

Leaving the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in 1985, having won the prestigious Bancroft Gold Medal, Iain immediately rose to prominence with his acclaimed performance as a charismatic gang leader in The Fear for Euston Films. Followed by his multi award winning tour de force as imprisoned Scottish poet Larry Winters in Silent Scream he was set for a rich and varied career. Few actors have managed to maintain a balance between stage and screen and achieved such success in both.

Iain has been described as “The greatest Scottish theatre actor of his generation.” His many award winning performances include Henry V and The Crucible at the Royal Shakespeare Company, The Blue Room in the West End and on Broadway and more recently Uncle Vanya.

This official web site offers a thorough insight into his work and is full of archive material from personal files. Each production opens it’s own page where both relevant information can be found including credits, photographs, video clips and awards. There is also a press section for journalists containing a wide variety of interviews.

FEATURED PROJECTS

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FILM

Cleverman (1&2)

“Cleverman isn’t just refreshingly original, it’s groundbreaking.”

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FILM

Bad Education The Movie

I found myself laughing out load. Iain Glen is brilliant

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FILM

Jack Taylor: The Dramatist

“Darkly atmospheric thriller with an imperfect anti-hero brilliantly played by Iain Glen”

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FILM

Game Of Thrones Season IV

Hugely successful epic fantasy TV series created for HBO by David Benioff.

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FILM

Breathless

Throw in a splendid cast and “Breathless” is a pretty near flawless condensation of soap-opera conventions into a delicious little package.

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THEATRE

Uncle Vanya

“Iain Glen gives a masterclass in Chekhov’s great play.”

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FILM

Downton Abbey Season 2

ITV’s immensely popular period drama.

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The Diary of Anne Frank
FILM

Diary of Anne Frank

“As close as you’ll get to a definitive version.”

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FILM

Resident Evil: Extinction

Classic science fiction action film.

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FILM

Small Engine Repair

This award winning film about an Irish country singer is a gentle, multi-faceted gem.

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THEATRE

The Crucible

Multi-Award winning production of one of the greatest plays of the 20th Centuary

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Kidnapped
FILM

Kidnapped

“Sublime and riveting adaptation of Stevenson’s enduring classic”

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Vagabond Shoes
FILM

Vagabond Shoes

Multi-Award winning short film.

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FILM

Song for a Raggy Boy

“Remarkable powerful, heartbreaking drama.”

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A Streetcar Named Desire
THEATRE

A Streetcar Named Desire

Multi-Award winning revival at The National Theatre.

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FILM

Tomb Raider

Hugely popular adventure film.

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FILM

Glasgow Kiss

Heart-warming 6-part comedy series.

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