Tim Roth: Net Worth, Tattoos, Movies, TV Shows (Biography)

Do you know Tim Roth? And, how much is he worth?

Timothy Simon Roth or simple Tim Roth is an England-based actor as well as a well-known director. He debuted in the film industry in 1982 with the TV film “Made In Britain” and has given us the gift of his incredible acting until today. Appearing in more than a dozen critically acclaimed films, he is notably one of the most talented and positive critiques worthy actor among others.

His best work so far remains the films “Pulp Fiction,” “The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover,” “Four Rooms,” “The Hateful Eight,” “Reservoir Dogs,” as well as “Vincent & Theo.” Starting from the bottom, he has made it to the top with an estimated net worth value of $7 Million as of 2017.

Early Life

Born to his parents Ann and Ernie Roth, he was born on the 14th of May, 1961 in Dulwich of London, England. His mother was a painter as well as a teacher while his father also worked as a painter and a journalist. Roth has the ancestry of both Irish and English.


For his primary schooling, Roth was admitted to the Strand School of Tulse Hill. He later joined the Camberwell College of Art to attain a degree in sculpting and art.

Early Career

At the age of 21, Roth debuted in the acting industry with his role of Trevor in the 1982 film”Made in Britain.” After debuting, he bagged the role in a controversial drama called- King of the Ghetto. After that, he played several small end roles in films like- “Murder & Mirrors” and “The Hit.”


As an actor

Roth gained more popularity when he was one of the regular cast for the director, Quentin Tarantino. They worked together in films- “Reservoir Dogs,” “Pulp Fiction as well as “Four Rooms” and “Rob Roy.”

For his performance, Roth won the BAFTA award for the category of Best Actor in a Supporting Role. Claiming more popularity, he has since worked in a huge number of films and TV shows. However, his best works remain his roles in the films- “Planet of The Ape,” “Hit Man,” as well as “Everyone Says I Love You” and “The Legend of 1900”.

Apart from films, Roth also starred in the Tv show- Lie To Me from 2009 till 2011.

Critically acclaimed films

The Hit 1984
The Cook, the thief, his wife & her lover 1989
Vincent & Theo 1990
Captives 1994
Little Odessa 1994
Pulp Fiction 1994
The War Zone 1999
Planet of The Apes 2001
Emmett’s Mark 2002
Broken 2012
Chronic 2015

As a Director

Roth made his directorial debut with his film “The War Zone” in the year 1999. However, this is the first and the only film that he directed. Roth won several awards in regards to his debut direction including the C.I.C.A.E Award, Silver Spike European Film Award as well as Edinburgh International Film Festival Award and the Bodil Awards.

Personal Life

Name Tim Roth
Date of birth 14 May 1961
Birthplace Dulwich, London, England
Ethnicity Caucasian
Height 5’7″ (170 cm)
Profession Actor, Director
Married Married
Nationality British
Father’s name Ernie Roth
Mother’s name Ann Roth
Birth sign Taurus
Net Worth $7 Million

Marriage and Divorce

Tim Roth is married to his wife Nicki Butler since 1993. Together they parent two sons named- Timothy Hunter and Michael Cormac. He also has a son Jack Roth from his previous marriage to Lori Baker.

Social Reach

Unlike most celebrities, Roth is unreachable in social sites. Although fan pages are made, no accounts are officially linked to him just yet.

Net Worth

The multitalented actor and director Timothy Roth has the estimated net worth value of around $7 Million as of 2017.

Rumors and Controversy

Timothy Roth shares experience being a sexual abuse victim

Roth has been pretty open about the fact that he is a sexual abuse survivor. His directorial debut “The War Zone” deals with the similar kind of story line where there is sexual abuse inside the members of the family. However, he had never mentioned who his perpetrator was. In 2016, in an interview with “The Guardian” magazine, he also revealed the identity of his abuser to be his grandfather.

Finally in 2016, in an interview with “The Guardian” a British newspaper, he also revealed the identity of his abuser to be his grandfather.

Further detailing events, he also stated that his father was also the victim of his sexual abuse.

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