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Andy Serkis


Andrew Clement G. Serkis was born April 20, 1964, in Ruislip Manor, West London, England. He has three sisters and a brother. His father, Clement Serkis, an ethnic Armenian whose original family surname was "Serkissian", was a Medical Doctor working abroad, in Iraq; the Serkis family spent a lot of time traveling around the Middle East. For the ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 27 wins & 36 nominations. See more awards »

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 2018 Black Panther (announced)
Ulysses Klaue / Klaw (rumored)
 2011 Arthur Christmas
Lead Elf (voice)
 2011 Wild Bill
Glen
 2011 Death of a Superhero
Dr. Adrian King
 2010 Animals United
Charles (English version, voice)
 2007 Sugarhouse
Hoodwink
 2007 Extraordinary Rendition
Maro, Interrogator
 2006 Flushed Away
Spike (voice)
 2005 King Kong
Kong / Lumpy
 2004 Blessed
Father Carlo
 2002 The Escapist
Ricky Barnes
 2000 Five Seconds to Spare
Chester
 2000 Shiner
Mel
 2000 Pandaemonium
John Thelwall
 2000 The Jolly Boys' Last Stand
Anthony 'Spider' Dale
 1998 Sweety Barrett
Leo King
 1998 Among Giants
Bob
 1997/I Loop
Bill
 1997 Mojo
Potts
 1996 Stella Does Tricks
Fitz
 1995 The Near Room
Bunny
 1994 Royal Deceit
Torsten
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Other Works:

Played "Iago" in William Shakespeare's "Othello" - Royal Exchange theatre, Manchester (2002). See more »

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4 Interviews | 7 Articles | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Andy Serkis and The Blockheads

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Personal Quote:

"We didn't want to anthropomorphize him to the point where we were explaining every single little gesture. Gorillas, both in captivity and the wild, have an enigmatic quality - a sense of disconnect, of otherness" - on his title character in King Kong (2005). See more »

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Was required to don a wetsuit and flail around in literally freezing water during re-shoots for The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002). See more »

Trademark:

Turquoise eyes See more »

Nickname:

Gollum

Star Sign:

Taurus

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