Iain Glen was born in Edinburgh, Scotland.
In 1990, Glen won the Silver Bear for Best Actor at the 40th Berlin International Film Festival for his role in Silent Scream.
He plays Dr. Isaacs in Resident Evil: Apocalypse and Resident Evil: Extinction
In 2010, he was seen on television in the part of Father Octavian in a two episode story of the revived Doctor Who series. In the same year, he began starring as character Jack Taylor, a private investigator, in a Irish television drama based on a series of novels by Ken Bruen.
He can also be seen in movies such as Lara Croft: Tomb Raider, The last legion, The Blue room and in appeared series such as Spooks and in the second season of Downton Abbey.
As of 2009, he stars as Ser Jorah Mormont in the HBO series Game of Thrones.
Present at FACTS: 2013