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

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 18 wins & 21 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Pulp Fiction
Pulp Fiction Pumpkin
(1994)
Reservoir Dogs
Reservoir Dogs Mr. Orange - Freddy Newandyke
(1992)
The Incredible Hulk
The Incredible Hulk Emil Blonsky
(2008)
Planet of the Apes
(2001)

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 2017 1 Mile to You (completed)
Jarhead
 2015/I Mr. Right
Hopper / Reynolds
 2015 Hardcore Henry
Henry's Father
 2015 Chronic
David
 2015 600 Miles
Hank Harris
 2014 October Gale
Tom
 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 El marido perfecto
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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Other Works:

Played the kid in "Gimme Shelter" by Barrie Keeffe - New Inn Theatre, London (1982). 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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[on Reservoir Dogs (1992)] There's a lot of blood in that film. I think there's only nine pints in a body; we had about four gallons. See more »

Trivia:

Was considered as a replacement for Anthony Hopkins, when Hopkins was reluctant to return to play Hannibal Lector in Hannibal (2001). However, in the end, Hopkins accepted the role. See more »

Trademark:

Often plays characters who are twisted. See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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