Iain Glen Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 09 Oct, 2020
Facts of Iain Glen
Date of Birth: 1961 , June-24
Age: 60 years old
Height: 6 Feet 1 Inch
Name Iain Glen
Birth Name Iain Alan Sutherland Glen
Nationality Scottish
Birth Place/City Edinburgh, Scotland
Profession Actor
Net Worth $3 Million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Married Yes
Married to Charlotte Emmerson
Children 3
Divorce Susannah Harker (1993 - 2004)
Education Edinburgh Academy, University of Aberdeen, Royal Academy of Dramatic Art
Awards Berlin International Film Festival Award, CinEuphoria Award, Ian Charleson Award, Screen Actors Guild Award
Online Presence Official Site
Movies Paris by Night, Mountains of the Moon, Silent Scream, The Young Americans, Mararía, Paranoid, Beautiful Creatures, Lara Croft: Tomb Raider, Resident Evil: Apocalypse, Kingdom of Heaven, Resident Evil: Extinction, Kick-Ass 2, Resident Evil: The Final Chapter, The Racer
TV Show The Fear, Trial & Retribution, Wives and Daughters, Glasgow Kiss, City of Vice, The Diary of Anne Frank, MI-5, Jack Taylor, Downton Abbey, Prisoners Wives, Breathless, Cleverman, Delicious, Game of Thrones, Titans
Siblings 1
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Iain Glen is a Scottish film and television actor most known as Dr. Alexander Isaacs / Tyrant in the Resident Evil movie franchise and Ser Jorah Mormont in the HBO high-fantasy drama series Game of Thrones. He is the latest to portray Bruce Wayne / Batman in the HBO Max superhero series Titans

How Old is Iain Glen? What is his Height?

Iain Glen was born Iain Alan Sutherland Glen on June 24, 1961, in Edinburgh, Scotland. As of October 2020, he is 59 years old and is billed as standing at 6 feet 1 inch (1.85 meters). 

He received formal education at the-then all-boys school, the Edinburgh Academy in his hometown. He went on to study at the University of Aberdeen in Aberdeen, Scotland. He studied acting at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London, England. 


Iain Glen made his on-screen debut in the mid-'80s and had his breakthrough role as the lead character Larry Winters in the 1990 biographical thriller Silent Scream -- for which he won the Silver Bear Award for Best Actor at the Berlin International Film Festival.    

Iain Glen as Ser Jorah Mormont in Game of Thrones SOURCE: Metro UK

Glen is perhaps most known among audiences for his portrayal of Ser Jorah Mormont in the HBO high-fantasy drama series Game of Thrones. He was a prominent fixture throughout all seven seasons of the highly-acclaimed and vastly popular show.  

Besides that, Glen has appeared in numerous television shows including City of Vice as John Fielding, The Diary of Anne Frank as Otto Frank, MI-5 as Vaughan Edwards, Prisoners Wives as Paul, and Breathless as Inspector Ronald Mulligan. 

Additionally, he also played the titular character in the Irish mystery drama series Jack Taylor and appeared as Sir Richard Carlisle in the ITV period drama Downton Abbey.  

On the big screens, Glen is most known for his portrayal of Dr. Alexander Isaacs/Tyrant in the film series adaptation of the Japanese video games, Resident Evil. Other notable film roles include The Young Americans, Mararía, Paranoid, Beautiful Creatures, Lara Croft: Tomb Raider, Kingdom of Heaven, Kick-Ass 2, and The Racer

In 2019, he was cast as Bruce Wayne and his superhero alter-ego Batman in the DC Universe/HBO Max superhero series Titans opposite  Brenton ThwaitesAnna DiopCurran WaltersTeagan Croft, and Minka Kelly

Married to Second Wife, Charlotte Emmerson

At the time of this writing, Iain Glen is married to his second wife, Charlotte Emmerson. They began dating as early as 2005 shortly after Glen's first marriage ended. 

Iain Glen with his wife, Charlotte Emmerson SOURCE: Insider

Glen and Charlotte have two children together, daughters Mary Glen and Juliet Glen. They finally tied the knot after dating for 12 years in the summer of 2017.   

Glen was previously married for over a decade to the English actress Susannah Harker from 1993 to 2004 and had a son with her named Finlay (born in 1994). 

Has a Net Worth of $3 Million 

According to celebritynetworth.com, Iain Glen has a net worth of $3 million as of October 2020. His worth is attributed primarily to his career as an actor. His primary revenue source includes television and movie contract salary, media and public appearances, social media presence, and brand recognition. 


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