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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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 2015 A Fall from Grace (pre-production)
Eddie 'Strut' Baxter
 2015/I Mr. Right (post-production)
Hopper
 2015 Chronic
David
 2015 600 Millas
Hank Harris
 2014 October Gale
Tom
 2014 United Passions
Sepp Blatter
 2012 The Liability
Roy
 2012/IV Broken
Archie
 2009 King Conqueror
King Pedro II of Aragon
 2006/I Even Money
Victor
 2005 Don't Come Knocking
Sutter
 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
Wayland
 1996 No Way Home
Joey
 1994 Captives
Philip Chaney
 1993 The Perfect Husband
Milan
 1992 Backsliding
Tom Whitton
 1990 Farendj
Anton
 1988 To Kill a Priest
Feliks
 1988 A World Apart
Harold
 1984 Return to Waterloo
Boy Punk
 1984 The Hit
Myron
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Made his US theatre debut as a villain named Welch in "The God of Hell" by Sam Shepard - Actor's Studio, New York (November 2004). See more »

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

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Personal Quote:

(On "Gridlock'd" co-star Tupac Shakur) "I found him to be incredibly talented. I used to call him "New Money" because he had a massive Bentley and a different model sat in the car each day, and he used to call me "Free Shit" because I always used to get loads of free stuff from companies. It's a shame what happened - I think he could have gone on to be quite something as an actor." See more »

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Ranked #16 on Tropopkin's Top 25 Most Intriguing People [Issue #100] See more »

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Often works with director Quentin Tarantino See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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