Charles Dance Net Worth

Net Worth:$10 Million
Date of Birth: October 10, 1946 (77 years old)
Height:6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Profession:Actor, Screenwriter, Film director
Nationality:United Kingdom

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What is Charles Dance’s Net Worth?

Charles Dance OBE is an English screenwriter, producer, director, and performer who has a net worth of $10 million. He is well recognized for playing nasty roles and rigid, authoritarian personality.

One of his most well-known film roles was Sardo Numspa in The Golden Child (1986), followed by Dr. Jonathan Clemens in Alien 3 (1992), Benedict in Last Action Hero (1993), Lord Havelock Vetinari in Terry Pratchett’s Going Postal (2010), the Master Vampire in Dracula Untold (2014), Alastair Denniston in The Imitation Game (2014), Alan Jonah in Godzilla: King of the Monsters (2019), and William Rand (2020).

Early Life

In Redditch, Worcestershire, England, on October 10, 1946, Walter Charles Dance became Charles Dance. Walter, his father, was an electrical engineer who had fought in South Africa’s Second Boer War as a sergeant.

Dance was raised in Plymouth, Devon, following the death of his father Walter in 1949, together with his mother Eleanor, stepfather Harold Burfield, and five siblings. Dance studied photography and graphic design at Leicester College of Arts, Plymouth College of Art, and Widey Technical School for Boys.


Dance participated in several of the Royal Shakespeare Company’s plays in Stratford-upon-Avon and London from the middle to the end of the 1970s.

Later, in 1989 and 1990, at the Barbican Theatre and in Newcastle, he made a comeback to the RSC to play the title role in Coriolanus. When Commandant Neil O’Brien appeared in “The Secret Garden” in the 1974 ITV series Father Brown, Dance made his acting debut.

His big break came the year after when he played the lead role of Guy Perron in The Jewel in the Crown (Granada Television, Christopher Morahan 1984), an adaptation of Paul Scott’s novels that also made stars Geraldine James and Art Malik.

Other small roles followed, including a 1983 cameo as a South African assassin in The Professionals. Additionally, he had a recurring role as Dr. Maltravers in the ITV drama Trinity and played Guy Spencer, the propagandist who supported Hitler, in the second episode of Foyle’s War.

In addition, he has appeared in a number of other British television dramas, including Rebecca, The Phantom of the Opera, Fingersmith, and Edward the Seventh (in which he played Prince Albert Victor, Duke of Clarence and Avondale, the eldest son and heir apparent of Edward VII) (for which he received an Emmy nomination for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie).

Dance made a cameo appearance as the Witchfinder Aredian on the BBC drama series Merlin, as well as in Jam & Jerusalem’s third season as a conceited version of himself. He portrayed Aleksandr Borinski, a Russian oligarch, in Paris Connections and Lord Vetinari in the 2010 Sky version of Terry Pratchett’s Going Postal.

Dance made an appearance as a “Star in a Reasonably Priced Car” for the Vauxhall Astra’s premiere on June 30, 2013, in a BBC Top Gear broadcast alongside other famous people. A documentary about the storied Supermarine Spitfire and the efforts of the RAF pilots who flew them during World War II, titled Spitfire, featured the aircraft in the summer of 2018 and was narrated by Dance.

In Godzilla: King of the Monsters in 2019, he portrayed an antagonist. Later that year, he made an appearance as Lord Mountbatten in The Crown’s third season. In the David Fincher film Mank, which also starred Gary Oldman and Amanda Seyfried, Dance played William Randolph Hearst. Dance was hired to play a role in The Sandman on Netflix in January 2021.

In the 2004 movie Ladies in Lavender, which starred Judi Dench and Maggie Smith, Dance made his directorial and screenwriting debut. He adapted Alice Thomas Ellis’ The Inn at the Edge of the World for the screen in 2009 under his own direction.

Personal Life

Oliver was born in 1974, and Rebecca was born in 1980, during Charles and Joanna Haythorn’s 1970–2004 marriage. Dance and Eleanor Boorman separated up a few months after Rose was born in 2012, after which Dance and Eleanor became engaged in 2010.

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