Tim Roth

Tim Roth

English actor
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Timothy Simon Roth (born 14 May 1961) is an English actor and director. He made his debut in the television film Made in Britain (1982). He gained critical acclaim for his role as Myron in The Hit (1984), for which he was nominated for the BAFTA Award for Most Promising Newcomer. Roth was among a group of prominent British actors of the era, the "Brit Pack", Roth gained more attention for his performances in The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover (1989), Vincent & Theo (1990) and Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead (1990).

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Tim Roth was born on Sunday, 14 May 1961 in Dulwich, London. His full name at birth was Timothy Simon Smith. He is best known as an actor. Roth's country of citizenship (nationality) is British. Tim attended high school at Dick Sheppard Comprehensive School. For university, he studied at Camberwell Art College. He is 5' 7" (170 cm) tall with an average build. He has green eyes and light brown hair (color). His net worth is reported to be $7,000,000 US dollars. Tim Roth is 63 years old and his zodiac star sign is Taurus.

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Full name at birth
Timothy Simon Smith
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Claim to fame
Pulp Fiction
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Date of birth
14 May 1961
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Dulwich, London
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Actor
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5' 7" (170 cm)
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Residence
Los Angeles, California
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Net worth
$7,000,000 USD
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High school
  • Dick Sheppard Comprehensive School
  • Strand School in Tulse Hill
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Camberwell Art College
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Partner: Nikki Butler (Married) 2 children
1993-
Nikki Butler and Tim Roth
I've never really played a goody in the traditional sense. Anyway, I don't think that I look the part of a heroic character, especially not in Hollywood, so they never really come up. On a childish level, villains are just more fun.
  • A former art student, Tim has played an artist in at least 3 roles: Vincent Van Gogh in Vincent & Theo, Jack in "Tales from the Crypt" (episode "Easel Kill Ya") and Joey, an ex-con with a gift for drawing in No Way Home.
  • Was considered as a replacement for Anthony Hopkins, when Hopkins was reluctant to return to play Hannibal Lector in Hannibal (2001). However, in the end, Hopkins accepted the role.
  • Served as president of the jury for the Camera D'Or - a prize awarded to first time filmmakers - at the Cannes Film Festival in 2004.
  • He and Gary Oldman are very good friends from back in the days of when they worked in London theater.
  • Ranked #16 on Tropopkin's Top 25 Most Intriguing People [Issue #100]

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