Kenneth Cranham

Actor
In the acclaimed 2005 HBO series, "Rome," known for its raciness, grit and grime, it was English actor Kenneth Cranham who brought the series the requisite sense of sophistication and political intrigue.
Born: 12/11/1944 in United Kingdom

Filmography

Actor (66)

In The Flesh 2012 - 2014 (TV Show)

Actor

Maleficent 2014 (Movie)

King Henry (Actor)

Man Dancin' 2014 (Movie)

(Actor)

The Legend of Hercules 2014 (Movie)

Lucius (Actor)

Closed Circuit 2013 (Movie)

Cameron Fischer (Actor)

Suspension of Disbelief 2013 (Movie)

(Actor)

5 Days of War 2011 (Movie)

Stilton (Actor)

Flying Blind 2011 (Movie)

Victor (Actor)

MIT: Murder Investigation Team 2004 - 2005, 2009 - 2010 (Tv Show)

Actor

Made in Dagenham 2010 (Movie)

Monty Taylor (Actor)

The Night Watch 2010 (Movie)

(Actor)

The Woman Who Stopped Traffic 2009 - 2010 (Tv Show)

Narrator

Merlin 2009 (Tv Show)

Actor

Tess Of The D'Urbervilles 2008 - 2009 (TV Show)

Actor

Running in Traffic 2008 (Movie)

(Actor)

Hot Fuzz 2007 (Movie)

James Reaper (Actor)

A Good Year 2006 (Movie)

Sir Nigel (Actor)

Hustle 2006 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Line of Beauty 2005 - 2006 (TV Show)

Actor

Layer Cake 2005 (Movie)

Jimmy Price (Actor)

Rome 2005 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Rising: Ballad of Mangal Pandey 2005 (Movie)

Kent (Actor)

Trauma 2004 (Movie)

Inspector Jackson (Actor)

Two Men Went to War 2004 (Movie)

Sergeant King (Actor)

Pollyanna 2002 - 2003 (TV Show)

Actor

Gangster No. 1 2002 (Movie)

Tommy (Actor)

The Murder of Stephen Lawrence 2001 - 2002 (TV Show)

Actor

Born Romantic 2001 (Movie)

Barney (Actor)

Kevin and Perry Go Large 2000 (Movie)

Vicar (Actor)

Shiner 2000 (Movie)

(Actor)

Our Mutual Friend -- By Charles Dickens 1998 - 1999 (TV Show)

Actor

The Last Yellow 1999 (Movie)

Len (Actor)

The Most Fertile Man in Ireland 1999 (Movie)

Father (Actor)

Women Talking Dirty 1999 (Movie)

George (Actor)

Deep in the Heart (of Texas) 1998 (Movie)

Robert Flaherty (Actor)

Jack Higgins' Midnight Man 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

Actor

Vigo - Passion for Life 1998 (Movie)

The Producer (Actor)

The Boxer 1997 (Movie)

Matt Maguire (Actor)

Jack Higgins' On Dangerous Ground 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

Actor

In the West 1995 (Movie)

Robert (Actor)

Chimera 1992 - 1993 (TV Show)

Actor

Tale of a Vampire 1993 (Movie)

Edgar (Actor)

Under Suspicion 1992 (Movie)

Frank (Actor)

A Little Bit of Lippy 1991 (Movie)

Reggie Titherington (Actor)

Monkey Boy 1991 (Movie)

Hennessey (Actor)

Prospero's Books 1991 (Movie)

Sebastian (Actor)

Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit 1990 (Movie)

Pastor Finch (Actor)

Chocolat 1989 (Movie)

Jonathan Boothby (Actor)

Inspector Morse, Series II 1988 - 1989 (TV Show)

Actor

Stealing Heaven 1989 (Movie)

Vice Chancellor Suger (Actor)

Hellbound: Hellraiser II 1988 (Movie)

Dr Channard (Actor)

Agatha Christie's "Dead Man's Folly" 1985 - 1986 (TV Show)

Actor

Lady Windermere's Fan 1985 - 1986 (TV Show)

Actor

Reilly: Ace of Spies 1983 - 1984 (TV Show)

Actor

Therese Raquin 1980 - 1981 (TV Show)

Actor

Sergeant Cribb, Series I 1979 - 1980 (TV Show)

Actor

Joseph Andrews 1977 (Movie)

Wicked Squire (Actor)

Robin and Marian 1976 (Movie)

Jack's Apprentice (Actor)

Brother Sun, Sister Moon 1972 (Movie)

Paolo (Actor)

Fragment of Fear 1971 (Movie)

Joe (Actor)

All the Way Up 1969 (Movie)

Tom Midway (Actor)

Oliver! 1968 (Movie)

Noah Claypole (Actor)

Brideshead Revisited (Tv Show)

Actor

Just Another Secret (TV Show)

Actor

Lady Audley's Secret (TV Show)

Actor

The Tenant of Wildfell Hall (TV Show)

Actor

Biography

In the acclaimed 2005 HBO series, "Rome," known for its raciness, grit and grime, it was English actor Kenneth Cranham who brought the series the requisite sense of sophistication and political intrigue.

Relationships

Ronald Cranham

Father

Margaret Cranham

Mother

Nancy Cranham

Daughter
mother is actress Charlotte Cornwell

Diana Quick Actor

Wife
divorced

Fiona Victory Actor

Wife

EDUCATION

Royal Academy of Dramatic Art

London , England

Milestones

2006

Cast in Ridley Scott's "A Good Year" opposite Russell Crowe

2005

Cast as Pompey Magnus in the HBO series "Rome," an expolaration of the politics and passions of Ancient Rome

2004

Portrayed crime boss Jimmy Price in the British crime drama "Layer Cake"

2000

Gave a compelling performance in the British crime drama, "Gangster No. 1"

1997

Cast in Jim Sheridan’s "The Boxer" Daniel Day-Lewis and Emily Watson

1991

Co-starred with Liam Neeson in "Under Suspicion" written and directed by Simon Moore

1988

Appeared in an installment of the cult genre film series, "Hellbound: Hellraiser II"

1980

Portrayed Gratiano in Jack Gold’s adaptation of William Shakespeare’s "The Merchant of Venice"

1977

Cast as the Wicked Squire in "Joseph Andrews" helmed by Tony Richardson

1968

Cast in the British anthology series"Thirty-Minute Theatre: Gangster"

1968

Made early screen appearance in the British film "Oliver!"

Had a small recurring role in the British crime drama "Z Cars"

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