Tim Roth

English actor (born 1961)

Tim Roth (born 14 May 1961) is an English movie actor and director. He starred in the television series Lie to Me.

Tim Roth
Tim Roth
Timothy Simon Roth

(1961-05-14) 14 May 1961 (age 63)
Years active1982–present



As actor

Year Title Role Notes
1982 Made in Britain Trevor
Meantime Colin
1984 The Hit Myron Nominated – BAFTA Award for Best Newcomer
1985 Murder with Mirrors Edgar Lawson
Return to Waterloo Boy punk
1988 A World Apart Harold
To Kill a Priest Feliks
Twice Upon a Time
1989 The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover Mitchel
1990 Vincent & Theo Vincent Van Gogh
Farendj Anton
Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead Guildenstern
1991 Backsliding Tom Whitton
1992 Reservoir Dogs Freddy Newendyke (Mr. Orange)
Jumpin' at the Boneyard Manny
1993 Bodies, Rest & Motion Nick
El Marido perfecto Milan
Murder in the Heartland Charles Starkweather
1994 Heart of Darkness Marlow
Captives Philip Chaney
Little Odessa Joshua Shapira Nominated – Independent Spirit Award for Best Male Lead
Pulp Fiction Ringo (Pumpkin)
1995 Rob Roy Archibald Cunningham BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Kansas City Film Critics Circle Award for Best Supporting Actor
Nominated – Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor
Nominated – Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor - Motion Picture
Nominated – Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actor
Four Rooms Ted the bellhop
1996 No Way Home Joey
Everyone Says I Love You Charles Ferry
Mocking the Cosmos Myrodemnon / Myron
1997 Gridlock'd Alexander "Stretch" Rawland
Hoodlum Dutch Schultz
Deceiver James Walter Wayland
Animals with the Tollkeeper Henry
1998 Legend of 1900 Danny Boodman TD Lemon 1900
1999 The War Zone Director only
C.I.C.A.E. Award
Valladolid International Film Festival Silver Spike
European Film Award for European Discovery of the Year
Edinburgh International Film Festival for Best New British Feature
Tróia Award - First Works Section
Jury Award for Best Director & Best First Feature
Nominated—Bodil Award for Best Non-American Film
Nominated—Independent Spirit Award for Best Foreign Film
Nominated—Golden Spike
2000 The Million Dollar Hotel Izzy Goldkiss
Vatel Marquis de Lauzun
Lucky Numbers Gig
2001 Planet of the Apes Thade Nominated – Empire Award for Best British Actor
Nominated – MTV Movie Award for Best Villain
Nominated – Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actor
Invincible Hersche Steinschneider (Erik Jan Hanussen)
The Musketeer Febre
2002 Emmett's Mark John Harrett / Frank Dwyer Nominated – DVD Exclusive Award for Best Supporting Actor in a DVD Premiere Movie
2003 Whatever We Do Joe
To Kill a King Oliver Cromwell
2004 Nouvelle-France William Pitt
The Beautiful Country Captain Oh
With It "Chicken Louis" Farnatelli
Silver City Mitch Paine
2005 Don't Come Knocking Sutter
Dark Water Jeff Platzer
2006 Tsunami: The Aftermath Nick Fraser
2007 Even Money Victor
Youth Without Youth Dominic
Virgin Territory Gerbino
2008 Funny Games George
The Incredible Hulk Emil Blonsky / Abomination
2009 King Conqueror King Pedro II of Aragon
Skellig Skellig
2009–2011 Lie to Me Dr. Cal Lightman People's Choice Awards for Favourite TV Crime Fighter[1]
2010 Sea Wolf Death Larsen 2 episodes
Pete Smalls is Dead Pete Smalls
2012 Arbitrage Detective Michael Bryer
The Absinthe Drinkers Gautier
Broken Archie
Grace of Monaco Prince Rainier of Monaco
2015 The Hateful Eight Oswaldo Mobray


  1. "WINNERS' LIST: People's Choice Awards 2011". Archived from the original on 2011-01-09. Retrieved 2012-11-23.

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