Brian Cox

Actor, Director

6/1/1946 (75 years old) Dundee, Scotland

Filmography Facts Awards
  • At age 15, dropped out of school and took a job running errands and mopping the stage floor at the Dundee Repertory Theater.
  • Won two prestigious Olivier Awards for Best Actor for his performances in the London productions of Rat in the Skull in 1984, and Titus Andronicus in 1989.
  • Played Hannibal Lecter in Michael Mann's Manhunter (1986) five years before Anthony Hopkins assumed the role in The Silence of the Lambs.