Date of Birth:
11 August 1949
Ian Charleson played in 4 movies in the Drama, History, Sport, Music, Biography, Adventure, Romance, Horror, Mystery, Thriller genres.
Ian Charleson got succeed with average imdb rating 7.2.
An architecture student at the University of Edinburgh, Scotland-born Ian Charleson switched to drama at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art. A lengthy sojourn with the Royal Shakespeare Company led to a film career in 1978. Charleson is best known for his performance as the devoutly religious Olympic runner Eric Liddell in the Oscar-winning Chariots of Fire.
Ian Charleson died of AIDS in 1990, at the age of 40.