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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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 2018 Black Panther (announced)
Ulysses Klaue / Klaw (rumored)
 2011 Arthur Christmas
Lead Elf (voice)
 2011 Wild Bill
 2011 Death of a Superhero
Dr. Adrian King
 2010 Animals United
Charles (English version, voice)
 2007 Sugarhouse
 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
 2000 Shiner
 2000 Pandaemonium
John Thelwall
 2000 The Jolly Boys' Last Stand
Anthony 'Spider' Dale
 1998 Sweety Barrett
Leo King
 1998 Among Giants
 1997/I Loop
 1997 Mojo
 1996 Stella Does Tricks
 1995 The Near Room
 1994 Royal Deceit
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Played "the Emperor" in Philip Marlowe's "Faust" - Lyric Hammersmith Theatre, London (1989). See more »

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Andy Serkis and The Blockheads


5' 8" (1.73 m)

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[ on The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)] Trying to get back into the head of "Gollum", it felt like kinda doing an impersonation if a character I had played. It was weird 'cause it was like having to re-own it again. See more »


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