Biography

Robert Carlyle, OBE, is one of the most acclaimed Scottish actors of his generation. Carlyle, who began his career in the early 1990s, is best know for his roles in Trainspotting, The Full Monty and the ABC series Once Upon a Time. The multifaceted actor has won a BAFTA and multiple Scottish BAFTA awards. In 2015 he made his debut as a film director.

Childhood & 1990s
(1961-1990) After a rough start, Robert pursues his dream as an actor. After the roles in Trainspotting and The Full Monty, his name is on everyone’s lips.

The 2000s to Present Time
(2000-) With SGU Stargate Universe and Once Upon a Time, Robert becomes a television star. He directs his first feature film, The Legend of Barney Thomson.