Ian McDiarmid Net Worth, Wiki, Bio, Age, Height, Zodiac, Relationships & Filmography


Ian McDiarmid Biography

Ian McDiarmid is best known as Actor, Director who has an estimated Net Worth of $10 Million. Scottish actor best known for his portrayal of Emperor Palpatine in the Star Wars film franchise. As a trained Shakespearean actor, he appeared in stage productions of Hamlet, Measure for Measure, Macbeth, and several other plays. He was born on August 11,1944, Carnoustie, Scotland. He played Satan in a BBC Four radio drama that was based on Milton's Paradise Lost. He developed a love for acting at age five after viewing a performance of the play Tommy Morgan. He graduated from the University of St. Andrews with a degree in psychology. He co-starred with Hayden Christensen in Star Wars Episodes II and III. He began to watch theatre with his father in 1949. He feared that his father would discourage his dream of becoming an actor, so he went to school under the ruse of studying psychology. His zodiac sign is Leo

Ian McDiarmid Bio, Wiki

Best Known ForMovie Actor
Nick NameMcDiarmid
Full NameIan McDiarmid
Birth PlaceCarnoustie, United Kingdom
ResidenceLondon, England, United Kingdom New York City, New York, United States Carnoustie, Scotland, United Kingdom
EducationIan McDiarmid has an M.A. degree in Clinical Psychology from Queen’s College, Dundee (now the University of Dundee). Later, he attended the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama in Glasgow and did acting training courses.
ProfessionActor, Director
ManagerIan McDiarmid is managed by Troika, Talent Agency, London, England, United Kingdom.
Build TypeSlim
Age76 years old
Date of BirthAugust 11, 1944
Zodiac Sign Leo
Height5 feet 10 inches (1.78 m)
Weight80 kg (176 lbs)
Sexual OrientationStraight
Distinctive Features
  • Narrow jawline
  • Wears thick-rimmed glasses
Hair ColorGray
Eye ColorBlue
ReligionHe is an atheist.
Net Worth$10 Million

Ian McDiarmid Dating, Wife, Girlfriends and Relationships


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Ian McDiarmid Filmography & Movies

1976The Likely LadsVicar
1980Sir Henry at Rawlinson EndReg Smeeton
Richard's ThingsBurglar
The AwakeningDr. Richter
1981DragonslayerBrother Jacobus
1983Star Wars: Episode VI – Return of the JediThe Emperor
Gorky ParkProfessor Andreev
1988Dirty Rotten ScoundrelsArthur
1999Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom MenaceSenator Palpatine
Sleepy HollowDr. Thomas Lancaster
2002Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the ClonesSupreme Chancellor Palpatine
2004The Empire Strikes BackThe EmperorDVD re-release; played by Marjorie Eaton and voiced by Clive Revill in original 1980 film.
2005Star Wars: A Musical JourneyHostMusical anthology for DVD
Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the SithSupreme Chancellor Palpatine
2009The OddsGamblerShort film
2015Star Wars: The Force AwakensEmperor Palpatine (voice)Archive recording
2016The Lost City of ZSir George Goldie
2019Star Wars: The Rise of SkywalkerEmperor Palpatine

Ian McDiarmid TV Shows

1976Red Letter DayBladeEpisode: “Amazing Stories”
1979MacbethRoss / The PorterTelevision film
The ProfessionalsMickey HamiltonEpisode: “The Madness of Mickey Hamilton”
1981ITV PlayhouseFedkaEpisode: “Last Night Another Dissident…”
1983The Nation's HealthDoctor Vernon Davis4 episodes
1985Pity in HistoryMurgatroydTelevision film
1988The Modern World: Ten Great WritersFyodor DostoyevskyEpisode: “Crime and Punishment”
1990Inspector MorseHugo De VriesEpisode: “Masonic Mysteries”
1991Chernobyl: The Final WarningDr. VatisenkoTelevision film
1993The Young Indiana Jones ChroniclesProfessor LeviEpisode: “Paris, October 1916”
Heart of DarknessDoctorTelevision film
Selected ExitsGeorge Devine
1995Annie: A Royal Adventure!Dr. Eli Eon
1996KaraokeOliver Morse4 episodes
Cold LazarusOliver MorseEpisode #1.3
HillsboroughDr. PopperTelevision film
1997An Unsuitable Job for a WomanRonald CallenderEpisode: “Sacrifice”
RebeccaCoronerEpisode #1.2
Touching EvilRonald Hinks2 episodes
1999Great ExpectationsJaggersTelevision film
All the King's MenRev. Pierrepoint Edwards
2002Crime and PunishmentPorfiry Petrovich
2003Charles II: The Power and The PassionSir Edward Hyde
2004SpooksProf. Fred RobertsEpisode #3.2
2005Our Hidden LivesB. CharlesTelevision film
Elizabeth ILord Burghley2 episodes
2008City of ViceHenry Fielding5 episodes
2009MargaretDenis ThatcherTelevision film
201437 DaysSir Edward Grey3 episodes
UtopiaAnton / Phillip Carvel5 episodes
2018BritanniaKing Pellenor9 episodes
Star Wars RebelsEmperor Palpatine / Darth Sidious (voice)3 episodes; earlier (2015) in episode “The Siege of Lothal” voiced by Sam Witwer
2020Star Wars: The Clone WarsDarth Sidious (voice)Episode: “Shattered” (archive recording)

Ian McDiarmid Net Worth

Estimated Net Worth 2020$10 Million
Income SourcePrimary Income source Movie Actor (profession).