Allan Corduner



Place of birth:

Stockholm, Sweden:


Allan Corduner (born 2 April 1950) is an English actor born in Stockholm to a German mother and a Russo-Finnish father. He grew up in a secular Jewish home in London. After earning a BA (Hons) in English and Drama at Bristol University he trained at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School. He has worked extensively on stage, TV, and film, both in the UK and in the United States. His voice is familiar from many BBC radio plays, audio books and TV documentaries. Corduner made his feature film debut in Yentl, with Barbra Streisand. Of his 44 films he is perhaps best known for his portrayal of Sir Arthur Sullivan in Mike Leigh's Topsy-Turvy. He is married to Juha Leppäjärvi, a yoga instructor. Description above from the Wikipedia article Allan Corduner, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Film Credits

Medicine Men (2018)
as Ozwald Godfrey
Disobedience (2017)
as Moshe Hartog
The Book of Gabrielle (2016)
as Saul
Florence Foster Jenkins (2016)
as John Totten
Woman in Gold (2015)
as Gustav Bloch-Bauer
Closer to the Moon (2014)
as Flaviu
The Sweeney (2012)
as Doctor
A Thousand Kisses Deep (2012)
as Buddy
En fiende att dö för (2012)
as Martin Winter
We'll Take Manhattan (2012)
as Alex Liberman
Burke & Hare (2010)
as Nicephore
Mr. Nobody (2009)
as Dr. Feldheim
Defiance (2008)
as Shimon Haretz
Fred Claus (2007)
as Dr. Goldfarb
The Last Days of the Raj (2007)
as Lord Ismay
The White Countess (2005)
as Samuel Feinstein
The Strange Case of Sherlock Holmes & Arthur Conan Doyle (2005)
as Greenhough Smith
Friends & Crocodiles (2005)
as Marcus
Bigger Than the Sky (2005)
as Kippy Newberg
The Merchant of Venice (2004)
as Tubal
Vera Drake (2004)
as Psychiatrist
De-Lovely (2004)
as Monty Woolley
Manjar de amor (2002)
as Joseph Mansourian
Kiss Kiss (Bang Bang) (2001)
as Big Bob
Me Without You (2001)
as Max
The Search for John Gissing (2001)
as Francois Fuller
Gladiator (2000)
as Trainer 1
Topsy-Turvy (1999)
as Sir Arthur Sullivan
Indian Summer (1996)
as Therapist
Norma Jean & Marilyn (1996)
as Billy Wilder
Gadgetman (1996)
as Professor McNeil
Nobody's Children (1994)
as Ion
Heart of Darkness (1993)
as Verme
Carry On Columbus (1992)
as Sam
Edward II (1991)
as Poet
Antonia and Jane (1990)
as Stephen Carlinsky
Fat Man and Little Boy (1989)
Talk Radio (1988)
as Vince/Morris
Mandela (1987)
as Benny
Bad Medicine (1985)
as Dr. Diaz the Bus Driver
Yentl (1983)
as Shimmele
The Return of the Soldier (1983)
as Pianist at Party
Follow the Star (1979)