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Robert Carlyle was raised in Maryhill, Glasgow, Scotland, by his father Joseph, after his mother left him when he was only four. At the age of 21, after reading Arthur Miller's "The Crucible," he enrolled in acting classes at the Glasgow Arts Centre. In 1991, together with four other actors, he founded the Raindog theatre company (named after Tom ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 10 wins & 12 nominations. See more awards »

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 2008 I Know You Know
Charlie
 2008 Summer
Shaun
 2008 Stone of Destiny
John MacCormick
 2007 Flood
Rob Morrison
 2006 Eragon
Durza
 2005 The Mighty Celt
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 2001 To End All Wars
Maj. Ian Campbell
 2000 There's Only One Jimmy Grimble
Eric Wirral
 2000/I The Beach
Daffy
 1997/I Face
Ray
 1996 Carla's Song
George Lennox
 1995 Go Now
Nick Cameron
 1995 The Last Ten Minutes (Short)
Chris
 1994 Marooned (Short)
Peter
 1994 Priest
Graham
 1994 Being Human
Priest
 1991 Riff-Raff
Stevie
 1990 Silent Scream
Big Woodsy - Special Unit Staff (as Bobby Carlyle)
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Other Works:

1998: Cinema commercial for Jerwood Film Prize See more »

Publicity Listings:

8 Interviews | 7 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Bobby Carlyle

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Personal Quote:

I hate that term, "Method". It's definitely been given to me over the years, but I don't know if it's true. My belief is that every actor's got their own "method", and as long as it works, that's OK. See more »

Trivia:

At age 17 he once worked as a butcher. See more »

Trademark:

Thin frame

Nickname:

Bobby

Star Sign:

Aries

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