Andy Serkis


Biography

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.

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2019Flarsky as
2018Jungle Book as Baloo
2018Black Panther as Ulysses Klaue / Klaw
2017Star Wars: The Last Jedi as Supreme Leader Snoke
2017Horror Show as The Demented Clown
2017War for the Planet of the Apes as Caesar
2016Secrets of the Force Awakens: A Cinematic Journey as Himself
2015Fungus The Bogeyman as
2015Fungus the Bogeyman as Narrator
2015Star Wars: The Force Awakens as Supreme Leader Snoke
2015Avengers: Age of Ultron as Ulysses Klaue / Klaw
2015There & Back Again: A Hobbit's Tale Recut as Gollum
2014Dawn of the Planet of the Apes as Caesar
2013The Magnificent Lion Boy as Umberto Farini
2012The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey as Gollum
2012London: The Modern Babylon as Quotations spoken by
2011The Adventures of Tintin as Captain Haddock / Sir Francis Haddock (voice)
2011Wild Bill as Glen
2011Rise of the Planet of the Apes as Caesar
2011Death of a Superhero as Dr. Adrian King
2011Arthur Christmas as Lead Elf #8 (voice)
2010Accused as
2010Burke & Hare as William Hare
2010Brighton Rock as Mr. Colleoni
2010Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll as Ian Dury
2008Inkheart as Capricorn
2008Einstein and Eddington as Albert Einstein
2008Little Dorrit as Rigaud
2008Little Dorrit as Rigaud
2008The Cottage as David
2007Sugarhouse as Hoodwink
2007Extraordinary Rendition as Maro, Interrogator
2007Monkey Life as
2007The Graham Norton Show as Himself
2006Recreating the Eighth Wonder: The Making of 'King Kong' as Himself
2006Longford as Ian Brady
2006Flushed Away as Spike
2006The Prestige as Alley
2006The One Show as
2006Stormbreaker as Mr. Grin
2005King Kong: Peter Jackson's Production Diaries as Himself
2005King Kong as Kong / Lumpy
2004Stories of Lost Souls as Granny / Rastafarian / Hunter Jackson
2004Blessed as Father Carlo
200413 Going on 30 as Richard Kneeland
2003The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King as Gollum
2002The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers as Gollum
2002Deathwatch as Pvt. Thomas Quinn
2002Spooks as
2002HypaSpace as
2002Icons as
200224 Hour Party People as Martin Hannett
2002The Escapist as Ricky Barnes
2001The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring as Gollum
2001Pandaemonium as John Thelwall
2000Five Seconds to Spare as Chester
2000Shiner as Mel
2000Arabian Nights as Kasim
1999Oliver Twist as Bill Sikes
1999Oliver Twist as Bill Sikes
1999Topsy-Turvy as John D'Auban
1999Sweety Barrett as Leo King
1999Shooting the Past as Styeman
1998The Jump as
1998Among Giants as Bob
1997Stella Does Tricks as Fitz
1997Loop as Bill
1997Mojo as Potts
1997Agatha Christie's The Pale Horse as Sergeant Corrigan
1997Career Girls as Mr. Evans
1995The Near Room as Bunny
1994Royal Deceit as Torsten
1993Late Night with Conan O'Brien as
1993GMTV as
1989The Simpsons as
1984The Bill as
1967Natural World as Narrator
1953The Academy Awards as Andy Serkis
-Untitled Third Tintin Film as Haddock (rumored)
-Simon Schama's Power of Art as
-The Adventures of Tintin: Red Rackham's Treasure as Captain Haddock (rumored)
2019Flarsky as
2018Jungle Book as Baloo
2018Jungle Book as Director
2018Jungle Book as Producer
2018Black Panther as Ulysses Klaue / Klaw
2017Star Wars: The Last Jedi as Supreme Leader Snoke
2017Horror Show as The Demented Clown
2017Breathe as Director
2017The Ritual as Producer
2017War for the Planet of the Apes as Caesar
2016Secrets of the Force Awakens: A Cinematic Journey as Himself
2015Fungus The Bogeyman as
2015Fungus the Bogeyman as Narrator
2015Star Wars: The Force Awakens as Supreme Leader Snoke
2015Avengers: Age of Ultron as Ulysses Klaue / Klaw
2015There & Back Again: A Hobbit's Tale Recut as Gollum
2014Dawn of the Planet of the Apes as Caesar
2013The Magnificent Lion Boy as Umberto Farini
2012The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey as Gollum
2012London: The Modern Babylon as Quotations spoken by
2011The Adventures of Tintin as Captain Haddock / Sir Francis Haddock (voice)
2011Wild Bill as Glen
2011Rise of the Planet of the Apes as Caesar
2011Death of a Superhero as Dr. Adrian King
2011Arthur Christmas as Lead Elf #8 (voice)
2010Accused as
2010Burke & Hare as William Hare
2010Brighton Rock as Mr. Colleoni
2010Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll as Ian Dury
2008Inkheart as Capricorn
2008Einstein and Eddington as Albert Einstein
2008Little Dorrit as Rigaud
2008Little Dorrit as Rigaud
2008The Cottage as David
2007Sugarhouse as Hoodwink
2007Extraordinary Rendition as Maro, Interrogator
2007Monkey Life as
2007The Graham Norton Show as Himself
2006Recreating the Eighth Wonder: The Making of 'King Kong' as Himself
2006Longford as Ian Brady
2006Flushed Away as Spike
2006The Prestige as Alley
2006The One Show as
2006Stormbreaker as Mr. Grin
2005King Kong: Peter Jackson's Production Diaries as Himself
2005King Kong as Kong / Lumpy
2004Stories of Lost Souls as Granny / Rastafarian / Hunter Jackson
2004Blessed as Father Carlo
200413 Going on 30 as Richard Kneeland
2003The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King as Gollum
2002The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers as Gollum
2002Deathwatch as Pvt. Thomas Quinn
2002HypaSpace as
2002Spooks as
2002Icons as
200224 Hour Party People as Martin Hannett
2002The Escapist as Ricky Barnes
2001The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring as Gollum
2001Pandaemonium as John Thelwall
2000Five Seconds to Spare as Chester
2000Shiner as Mel
2000Arabian Nights as Kasim
1999Oliver Twist as Bill Sikes
1999Oliver Twist as Bill Sikes
1999Topsy-Turvy as John D'Auban
1999Sweety Barrett as Leo King
1999Shooting the Past as Styeman
1998The Jump as
1998Among Giants as Bob
1997Stella Does Tricks as Fitz
1997Loop as Bill
1997Mojo as Potts
1997Agatha Christie's The Pale Horse as Sergeant Corrigan
1997Career Girls as Mr. Evans
1995The Near Room as Bunny
1994Royal Deceit as Torsten
1993Late Night with Conan O'Brien as
1993GMTV as
1989The Simpsons as
1984The Bill as
1967Natural World as Narrator
1953The Academy Awards as Andy Serkis
-Untitled Third Tintin Film as Haddock (rumored)
-Simon Schama's Power of Art as
-The Adventures of Tintin: Red Rackham's Treasure as Captain Haddock (rumored)