Andy Serkis



Place of birth:

Ruislip, Middlesex, England, UK:


Andrew "Andy" Clement Serkis (born 20 April 1964) is an English film actor and director. He is best known for his performance capture roles comprising motion capture acting, animation and voice work for such computer-generated characters as Gollum in The Lord of the Rings film trilogy (2001–2003) and The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012), King Kong in the eponymous 2005 film, Caesar in the Planet of the Apes reboot series (2011–17), Captain Haddock / Sir Francis Haddock in Steven Spielberg's The Adventures of Tintin (2011), and Supreme Leader Snoke in Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015). Upcoming performance capture roles include Supreme Leader Snoke in Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017), and Baloo in Jungle Book (2018). Serkis's film work in motion capture has been critically acclaimed. He has received an Empire Award, and two Saturn Awards for his motion-capture acting. He earned a Golden Globe nomination for his portrayal of serial killer Ian Brady in the British television film Longford (2006) and was nominated for a BAFTA for his portrayal of new wave and punk rock musician Ian Dury in the biopic Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll (2010). In 2015, he began playing Ulysses Klaue in the Marvel Cinematic Universe beginning with Avengers: Age of Ultron. Serkis has his own motion capture workshop, The Imaginarium Studios in London, which he used for Jungle Book. He made his directorial debut with the 2017 film Breathe. Description above from the Wikipedia article Andy Serkis, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Film Credits

The Batman (2022)
as Alfred Pennyworth
SAS: Red Notice (2021)
as George Clements
A Christmas Carol (2020)
as (voice)
A Christmas Carol (2019)
as Ghost of Christmas Past
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (2019)
as Snoke (voice)
The Animated World of Halas and Batchelor (2019)
as Himself
Long Shot (2019)
as Parker Wembley
Raymond Briggs: Snowmen, Bogeymen and Milkmen (2018)
as Himself
Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle (2018)
as Baloo
The Director and the Jedi (2018)
as Himself
Black Panther (2018)
as Ulysses Klaue / Klaw
Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017)
as Supreme Leader Snoke
Horror Show (2017)
as The Demented Clown
War for the Planet of the Apes (2017)
as Caesar
Secrets of the Force Awakens: A Cinematic Journey (2016)
as Himself
Fungus The Bogeyman (2015)
Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015)
as Supreme Leader Snoke
Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)
as Ulysses Klaue / Klaw
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014)
as Caesar
The Magnificent Lion Boy (2013)
as Umberto Farini
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)
as Gollum
London: The Modern Babylon (2012)
as Spoken Quotations (voice)
Arthur Christmas (2011)
as Lead Elf (voice)
The Adventures of Tintin (2011)
as Captain Haddock / Sir Francis Haddock (voice)
Wild Bill (2011)
as Glen
Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011)
as Caesar
Death of a Superhero (2011)
as Dr. Adrian King
The Weird World of Eadweard Muybridge (2010)
Burke & Hare (2010)
as William Hare
Brighton Rock (2010)
as Mr. Colleoni
Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll (2010)
as Ian Dury
Inkheart (2008)
as Capricorn
Einstein and Eddington (2008)
as Albert Einstein
The Cottage (2008)
as David
Sugarhouse (2007)
as Hoodwink
Extraordinary Rendition (2007)
as Maro, Interrogator
Recreating the Eighth Wonder: The Making of 'King Kong' (2006)
as Himself
The Prestige: Now That's Magic (2006)
as Self
Longford (2006)
as Ian Brady
Flushed Away (2006)
as Spike (voice)
The Prestige (2006)
as Alley
Stormbreaker (2006)
as Mr. Grin
King Kong: Peter Jackson's Production Diaries (2005)
as Himself
King Kong (2005)
as Kong / Lumpy
Ringers - Lord of the Fans (2005)
Stories of Lost Souls (2004)
as Granny / Rastafarian / Hunter Jackson
Blessed (2004)
as Father Carlo
13 Going on 30 (2004)
as Richard Kneeland
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
as Gollum / Sméagol
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
as Gollum
Deathwatch (2002)
as Pvt. Thomas Quinn
The Escapist (2002)
as Ricky Barnes
24 Hour Party People (2002)
as Martin Hannett
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)
as Gollum
Pandaemonium (2001)
as John Thelwall
Five Seconds to Spare (2000)
as Chester
Shiner (2000)
as Mel
The Jolly Boys' Last Stand (2000)
as Anthony 'Spider' Dale
Topsy-Turvy (1999)
as John D'Auban
Sweety Barrett (1999)
as Leo King
Shooting the Past (1999)
as Styeman
The Jump (1998)
Among Giants (1998)
as Bob
Stella Does Tricks (1997)
as Fitz
Loop (1997)
as Bill
Mojo (1997)
as Potts
Agatha Christie's The Pale Horse (1997)
as Sergeant Corrigan
Career Girls (1997)
as Mr. Evans
The Near Room (1995)
as Bunny
Grushko (1994)
as Pyotr
Prince of Jutland (1994)
as Torsten
Luther ()
Neanderthals: Meet Your Ancestors ()
as Himself

Production Credits

Venom: Let There Be Carnage (2021)
No One Gets Out Alive (2021)
Executive Producer
Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle (2018)
Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle (2018)
Breathe (2017)
The Ritual (2017)
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014)
Second Unit Director
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)
Second Unit Director
The Long and Short of It (2003)
Assistant Location Manager
Animal Farm ()
Animal Farm ()
Next Goal Wins ()
Executive Producer
The Last House on Needless Street ()