Alice Krige Biography: Age, Husband, Movies & Net Worth


Alice Krige (born 28 June 1954 in Upington) is a South African actress and producer popularly known for her role as the Borg Queen in the Star Trek franchise.

She had her first feature film in 1981 when she played the role of Sybil Gordon in Chariots of Fire.

Alice Krige biography

Alice Krige Age

She was born on the 28th of June 1954 in Upington, Cape Province, South Africa. Krige is 69 years as of 2023 and celebrates her birthday on June 28th every year.

Alice Krige Husband

Her husband is Paul Schoolman, a writer and director. They married in 1988. They have a permanent home in the United States but spend much of their time living and working abroad.

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Alice Krige Family

She was born to Louis and Patricia Krige in 1954. Her father was a physician while her mother was a professor of Psychology.

Alice grew up in Port Elizabeth with her family. She has two brothers, both of whom are medical practitioners.

Alice Krige Education

Krige attended Rhodes University in Grahamstown, South Africa. She pursued an undergraduate degree in psychology and literature but quickly turned to act after taking an acting class at Rhodes.

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Krige earned a Bachelor of Arts degree and a BA Hons degree in drama, with distinction from Rhodes University.

She went on to England, where she studied drama at the London Central School of Speech and Drama. In April 2004, she was awarded an honorary Litt.D. degree from Rhodes University.


Krige made her acting performance debut in the 1979 BBC Play for Today. The same year, she made her professional premiere on British television and appeared as Lucie Manette in the television movie A Tale of Two Cities.

She went on to play Sybil Gordon in Chariots of Fire and Eva Galli/Alma Mobley in Ghost Story, both in 1981. She earned a Plays and Players Award, as well as a Laurence Olivier Award for Most Promising Newcomer.

After receiving a number of good reviews for her role in Chariot’s of Fire, she continued to star and support in both film and stage theatre throughout the 1980s.

This trend continued into the 1990s before turning to television for both starring and reoccurring minor roles in prominent television series.

As of late, Krige showed up in movies Solomon Kane, The Sorcerer’s Apprentice and Thor: The Dark World.

She assumed the job of Amira in the first and second arrangements of Tyrant for F/X and has as of late worked for the BBC on the arrangement The Syndicate and Partners in Crime. In 2016, she showed up on the Netflix riddle arrangement The OA.

Producing Works
In 2012, Alice produced the award-winning feature Jail Caesar which was written and directed by Paul Schoolman.

An exploration of the little known adolescence of Julius Caesar, filmed in three working prisons with several hundred serving prisoners and an assemble of actors including Derek Jacobi and John Kani. Jail Caesar

Alice Krige Net Worth

She is estimated to have a net worth of about $3 million earned from her career as an actress.


2020 Gretel & Hansel
2013 Thor: The Dark World (2013) Eir
2011 Page Eight
2011 Page Eight
2010 Solomon Kane Katherine Crowthorn
2010 The Sorcerer’s Apprentice Morgana
2008 Skin (2009) Sannie Laing
2008 Ten Inch Hero
2006 Lonely Hearts Janet Long
2006 Silent Hill Christabella
2006 The Line of Beauty Rachel Fedden
2002 Reign of Fire Karen Abercromby
2000 The Little Vampire Freda
1999 Molokai: The Story Of Father Damien Mother Marianne
1997 Twilight of the Ice Nymphs
1996 Star Trek: First Contact Borg Queen
1995 Institute Benjamenta Lisa Benjamenta
1987 Barfly Tully Sorenson
1986 The Second Serve Gwen
1985 Wallenberg: A Hero’s Story
1981 Chariots of Fire Sybil Gordon
1981 Ghost Story (1981) Alma/Eva



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