Jeremy Irons
Jeremy Irons

Gender

Male

Known Credits

29

Jeremy Irons

Date of Birth: Sep 19, 1948

Birthplace: Cowes, Isle of Wight, England, UK

 

 

Biography

Jeremy John Irons (born 19 September 1948) is an English actor. After receiving classical training at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, Irons began his acting career on stage in 1969, and has since appeared in many London theatre productions including The Winters Tale, Macbeth, Much Ado About Nothing, The Taming of the Shrew, and Richard II. In 1984, he made his Broadway debut in Tom Stoppards The Real Thing and received a Tony Award for Best Actor. Ironss first major film role came in the 1981 romantic drama The French Lieutenants Woman, for which he received a BAFTA nomination for Best Actor. After starring in such films as Moonlighting (1982), Betrayal (1983), and The Mission (1986), he gained critical acclaim for portraying twin gynecologists in David Cronenbergs psychological thriller Dead Ringers (1988).

Known For

Filmography

Red Sparrow

Red Sparrow

as Vladimir Korchnoi

2018

The Batman

The Batman

as Alfred Pennyworth

2018

Justice League

Justice League

as Alfred Pennyworth

2017

Their Finest

Their Finest

as Secretary of War

2017

Assassin's Creed

Assassin's Creed

as Alan Rikkin

2016

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

as Alfred Pennyworth

2016

High-Rise

High-Rise

as Anthony Royal

2016

Race

Race

as Avery Brundage

2016

The Borgias

The Borgias

as Rodrigo Borgia

2011

The Colour of Magic

The Colour of Magic

as Patrician

2009

Appaloosa

Appaloosa

as Randall Bragg

2008

Eragon

Eragon

as Brom

2006

Inland Empire

Inland Empire

as Kingsley Stewart

2006

Kingdom of Heaven

Kingdom of Heaven

as Tiberias

2005

The Time Machine

The Time Machine

as Über-Morlock

2002

Longitude

Longitude

as Rupert Gould

2000

Ohio Impromptu

Ohio Impromptu

as Reader / Listener

2000

Die Hard: With a Vengeance

Die Hard: With a Vengeance

as Simon Peter Gruber

1995

The Lion King

The Lion King

as Scar

1994

Waterland

Waterland

as Tom Crick

1992

Reversal of Fortune

Reversal of Fortune

as Claus von Bülow

1990

The Civil War

The Civil War

as Various

1990

The Mission

The Mission

as Father Gabriel

1986

Swann in Love

Swann in Love

as Charles Swann

1984

Muse of Fire

Muse of Fire

as Himself

1965

Notorious Woman

Notorious Woman

as Franz Liszt

1969