Endeavour Allam has been nominated for 2000's and 2004’s Laurence Olivier Theatre Award for Best Actor. He reprised this role at the Old Vic, once again with Ian McKellen and Frances Barber in 2006–07. For education, he attended Christ's Hospital and later at Manchester University. In 2008, Allam played the role of Max Reinhardt, the Salzburg Festival impresario in Michael Frayn's play Afterlife, the production staged by Michael Blakemore on the National Theatre's Lyttelton stage. We got to see them side by side in "Colors", where she played Hazel Radowicz, the owner of a hair salon. Nor did he consider his decision a particularly courageous one. (Ten series from 2010-date, This page was last edited on 31 October 2020, at 09:04. Allam has the net worth of $5 Million while his salary is still under review.  In 2009, Allam played Albin/Zaza in La Cage aux Folles at the Playhouse in London.  His father was vicar of St Mary Woolnoth. :) Saire has written three plays for BBC Radio 4, all produced by Eoin O'Callaghan: Learn how and when to remove this template message, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Rebecca_Saire&oldid=981333880, People educated at Watford Grammar School for Girls, Articles lacking in-text citations from January 2013, Wikipedia articles with BIBSYS identifiers, Wikipedia articles with MusicBrainz identifiers, Wikipedia articles with SUDOC identifiers, Wikipedia articles with WORLDCATID identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Shona, the high-flying executive wife of DC Duncan Lennox in the long running ITV Drama. In January 2012, he starred in the first series of Endeavour, the prequel to the long-running Inspector Morse, playing the gruff but kind-hearted Detective Inspector Fred Thursday, young Endeavour Morse's mentor in a 1960s Oxford. Source: wallofcelebrities (Roger Allam, Rebecca Saire) The play transferred to the Albery Theatre in London in February 2006. Only in his teens, after a visit to the theatre, did he decide that he wanted to become an actor. He is best known for his portrayal of Inspector Javert in the stage musical Les Misérables, as Illyrio Mopatis in Game of Thrones, as Lewis Prothero in V for Vendetta and in Endeavour. As for social media presence, the actor is active on Twitter and also has his official website. Source: sundaypost (Roger Allam in Endeavour ), Also read: Joseph Mawle - Actor, Writer of Game of Thrones, The Passion. Saire is also an actress and sister of Warren Saire. Game of Thrones Roger William Allam (born 26 October 1953) is an English actor, known primarily for his stage career, although he has performed in film, television and radio. He stayed with the show for its transfer to the West End. He is also known for his roles as Illyrio Mopatis in the HBO series Game of Thrones, Royalton in Speed Racer, Lewis Prothero in the 2005 adaptation of V for Vendetta and as Peter Mannion MP in The Thick Of It. Allam played Falstaff in Henry IV, Part 1 and Henry IV, Part 2 at Shakespeare's Globe, in the 2010 season. , He identifies as being on the political left, and has expressed staunch opposition to Thatcherism. Illyrio Mopatis I just love it! Rebecca Saire He reprised the role in the third series (2009), and returned in the final series (2012) as part of the expanded regular cast. He married girlfriend Rebecca Saire after dating for several years. In the theatre, he portrayed characters in Two Gentlemen of Verona (1981), All's Well That Ends Well (1981-1983), Les Misérables (1985-1986), The Fairy Queen (1989), The Cherry Orchard (2000), The Moderate Soprano (2015), Limehouse (2017) among numerous others. In August 2005, Allam appeared in Blackbird by David Harrower alongside Jodhi May at the Edinburgh Festival in a production by German star director Peter Stein. , He played Mercutio for the Royal Shakespeare Company, in 1983.. He was educated at Christ's Hospital and Manchester University. In 2001, he starred in BBC Radio 4's adaptation of Les Misérables, as Valjean. Roger Allam: Wife, Children, Divorce. , Allam narrated the Channel 4 series The Auction House. This is Rebecca Saire, Roger Allam's wife. ", "BBC Radio 4 – War and Peace, Episode 10", Laurence Olivier Award for Best Performance in a Supporting Role, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Roger_Allam&oldid=986350546, Articles with dead external links from December 2017, Articles with permanently dead external links, Wikipedia articles with MusicBrainz identifiers, Wikipedia articles with SUDOC identifiers, Wikipedia articles with WORLDCATID identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Chichester Festival Theatre, Birmingham Repertory Theatre, How Does That Make You Feel? He played Inspector Javert in the original London production of the stage musical Les Misérables, First Officer Douglas Richardson in the award-winning radio series Cabin Pressure, and DI Fred Thursday in the TV series Endeavour. Also read: Anton Lesser - Actor of The Crown, Game of Thrones. Personal life. In the field of films, Allam is seen in The Queen (2006), Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011), The Iron Lady (2011), The Hippopotamus (2017) etc. He is an actor and producer, known for V for Vendetta (2005), Speed Racer (2008) and The Wind that Shakes the Barley (2006). Allam has also publicly castigated Donald Trump.. ", "Endeavour's Roger Allam on playing an alcoholic and his own boozy days", "How Roger the leftie got to like Roy the rebel", "Q&A: Roger Allam: 'I just want to be remembered, "BBC Radio 4 - Classic Serial, The Ring and the Book, Episode 1", "BBC Radio 4 – Will Smith's Midlife Crisis Management", "British Comedy Guide - How Does That Make You Feel? Growing up Allam revealed that he wanted to become a bus driver, engine driver or a folk singer. Allam has also reteamed with Stephen Frears in Tamara Drewe, the film version of Posy Simmond's popular comic strip. , In October and November 2016 Allam appeared as Brigadier Adrian Stone in the BBC series The Missing. In February 2007, he performed in the 1960s farce Boeing-Boeing at the Comedy Theatre in the West End, co-starring Mark Rylance, Frances de la Tour and Tamzin Outhwaite. Their marriage date has not yet been revealed but we do know that they have two children together- both sons. If you believe our content has any misinformation, violates your copyright, or you want to propose an update, please feel free to contact us. However, their other son Thomas Allam’s date of birth and other details are not known. In that episode, Rebecca and William played mother and son. Blackbird subsequently won a best new play award. William Allam  In October 2010, Allam was reunited with his former cast mates from Les Misérables in the 25th anniversary concert for a performance of "One Day More". Caroline, Princess of Wales, in "The People's Princess". Over the years Roger Allam has worked with Gillian Anderson, Ian McKellen, Maureen Lipman, Sam Kelly, Frances Barber, Dame Helen Mirren.