Jeremy Irons

Biography: Jeremy Irons was born in 1948 in Cowes. He attended Sherborne School in Dorset until 1966. After leaving school, Jeremy Irons worked various jobs as a street musician,assistant stage manager, house-cleaner, busker (singing and playing guitar outside movie theaters), and gardener. He then trained for an acting career at the Bristol Old Vic School. The Bristol Old Vic repertory company gave him a job, and with them he worked in drama of all kinds. He moved from Bristol to London in 1971 and got the part of John the Baptist in the West End musical Godspell. Jeremy began to build a career in the theatre and on television. He first got international acclaim with his lead role as Charles Ryder in Brideshead Revisited, after which his name was made. Jeremy married Julie Hallam in 1969, but the marriage was annulled later that year. Jeremy is married to the actress Sinead Cusack. They have two children. Jeremy owns Kilcoe Castle (which he had painted a rusty pink) in County Cork, Ireland.

Jeremy Irons' Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 56
Highest Metascore: 93 Reversal of Fortune
Lowest Metascore: 14 Dungeons & Dragons
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 12 out of 33
  2. Negative: 6 out of 33
33 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
76 Their Finest Apr 7, 2017 Secretary Of War 6.6
65 High-Rise May 13, 2016 Anthony Royal / Royal / Royal 5.2
71 Trashed Dec 14, 2012 Executive Producer / Himself 7.0
76 Margin Call Oct 21, 2011 John Tuld 7.2
69 The Last Lions Feb 18, 2011 Narrator 8.4
64 Appaloosa Sep 19, 2008 Randall Bragg 5.9
72 Inland Empire Dec 6, 2006 Kingsley Stewart 7.3
63 The Merchant of Venice Dec 29, 2004 Antonio 7.0
65 Being Julia Oct 15, 2004 Michael Gosselyn 7.3
83 The Lion King Jun 15, 1994 Scar 8.8
93 Reversal of Fortune Oct 17, 1990 Claus Von B├╝low 7.9
86 Dead Ringers Sep 23, 1988 Beverly Mantle/Elliot Mantle 4.8