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Often mistaken for an American because of his skill at imitating accents, actor Tim Roth was born Timothy Simon Smith in London, England on May 14, 1961. His mother, Ann, was a teacher and landscape painter. His father, Ernie, was a journalist who changed the family name to "Roth"; Ernie had been in Brooklyn, New York, to an immigrant family of ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 16 wins & 18 nominations. See more awards »

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  A Fall from Grace (pre-production)
Eddie 'Strut' Baxter
 2015/I Mr. Right
 2015 Chronic
 2015 600 Miles
Hank Harris
 2014 October Gale
 2014 United Passions
Sepp Blatter
 2012 The Liability
 2012/IV Broken
 2009 King Conqueror
King Pedro II of Aragon
 2006/I Even Money
 2005 Don't Come Knocking
 2005 The Last Sign
Jeremy Macfarlane
 2004 Silver City
Mitch Paine
 2004 The Beautiful Country
Captain Oh
 2002 Emmett's Mark
John Harrett / Frank Dwyer
 2001 Invincible
Herschel Steinschneider / Erik Jan Hanussen
 2000 The Million Dollar Hotel
Izzy Goldkiss (uncredited)
 1997 Deceiver
 1996 No Way Home
 1994 Captives
Philip Chaney
 1993 The Perfect Husband
 1992 Backsliding
Tom Whitton
 1990 Farendj
 1988 To Kill a Priest
 1988 A World Apart
 1984 Return to Waterloo
Boy Punk
 1984 The Hit
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Played Peter in "Grafters", a new play by Billy Hamon - Hampstead Theatre, London (1985). See more »

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17 Interviews | 6 Articles | 6 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


5' 7" (1.7 m)

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I think every director has a different take. Some are good, some are bad. The directors you get on best with sometimes don't make the best films. So who's to say who is right? See more »


He bears tattoos on his right arm for significant events in his life. He has 8 such tattoos, as of 2010. See more »


Often plays sleazy, contemptible villains See more »

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