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Roger Allam

Roger Allam is an English actor, best known for his stage career. He played Inspector Javert in the original London production of Les Misérables.

He has been nominated three times for the Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actor, winning once. He has also been nominated for, and won, the Laurence Olivier Award for Best Supporting Actor.

He has also appeared in many radio dramas for the BBC. In 2001, he starred in BBC Radio 4's adaptation of Les Misérables, as Jean Valjean.

In 2003, he starred as Willy Brandt in Michael Frayn's play Democracy.

In December 2004 and January 2005, Roger Allam appeared as the villainous Abernazer in a pantomime of Aladdin at the Old Vic theatre, with Ian McKellen, Maureen Lipman and Sam Kelly.

Note: This profile was written in or before 2005.

Roger Allam Facts

BirthdayOctober 26, 1953 (68)
BirthplaceLondon, England, United Kingdom
Height6' (1m83)  How tall is Roger Allam compared to you?

Selected Filmography

Ep 201
Speed Racer
The Queen
The Wind That Shakes the Barley
Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides
The Lady In The Van
Masterpiece Mystery: Endeavour
V for Vendetta
Endeavour Series 4
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