Ron Perlman

Biography: Ron grew up in Washington Heights, New York City, and attended George Washington High School, where he got his first taste of acting in school productions. After graduating from Lehman College in New York City in 1971 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Theatre, Ron went on to study at the University of Minnesota from the fall of 1971 to the spring of 1973. He is quoted as saying that he chose this particular university so that he would be based near the famous Guthrie Theatre. He graduated on July 20, 1973, with a Master of Fine Arts Degree in Theatre. Ron performed in many productions during this two-year period, including "The Two Gentlemen of Verona" by William Shakespeare in which he played the lead role of Valentine. He later reprised this role in his professional career under the direction of David Feldshuh. His first film role was as Amoukar in Jean-Jacques Annaud's award-winning 'Quest for Fire' in 1981. Ron is married to fashion designer, Opal Stone, and the couple have a daughter, Blake Amanda, born January 7, 1984, and a son, Brandon Avery, born March 29, 1990. They now live in Los Angeles, California, but also keep a home in New York City. Expand

Ron Perlman's Scores

Average career score: 51
Highest Metascore: 78 Drive
Lowest Metascore: 14 I Woke Up Early the Day I Died
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 12 out of 27
  2. Negative: 7 out of 27
27 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
19 Crave Dec 6, 2013 Pete 2.8
28 Bunraku Sep 30, 2011 Nicola 6.8
36 Conan the Barbarian Aug 19, 2011 Corin 5.2
28 Season of the Witch Jan 7, 2011 Felson 5.0
tbd Mutant Chronicles Apr 24, 2009 Brother Samuel 6.0
15 In the Name of the King: A Dungeon Siege Tale Jan 11, 2008 Norick 7.7
32 Price of Glory Mar 31, 2000 Nick Everson 8.0
14 I Woke Up Early the Day I Died Sep 3, 1999 Cemetery Caretaker 5.4