Brian Cox

Brian Cox

  • Born on
    • June 1st, 1946
​Brian Denis Cox, CBE (born 1 June 1946) is a Scottish actor. He is known for his work with the Royal Shakespeare Company, where he gained recognition for his portrayal of King Lear. He has also appeared in many Hollywood productions playing parts such as Dr. Guggenheim in Rushmore and William Stryker in X2. He was the first actor to portray Hannibal Lecter on film in the 1986 production Manhunter. Description above from the Wikipedia article Brian Cox , licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Acting (100 Credits)

2021Lawrence: After Arabia as Father (Voice)
2020Last Moment of Clarity as Gilles
2020The Bay of Silence as Milton
2019The Last Right as Father Reilly
2019Strange But True as Bill
2018The Etruscan Smile as Rory MacNeil
2018Super Troopers 2 as Captain O'Hagan
2018Succession as Logan Roy
2017Churchill as Winston Churchill
2016The Carer as Sir Michael
2016The Autopsy of Jane Doe as Tommy Tilden
2016Morgan as Jim Bryce
2016War and Peace (2016) as Mikhail Kutuzov
2015Pacific Warriors as NarratorWatch Free
2015Forsaken as James McCurdy
2015Pixels as Admiral Porter
2015The Slap (US) as Manolis
2014The Anomaly as Dr. Langham
2014The Game as Daddy
2014Penny Dreadful as Jared Talbot
2013Believe as Matt Busby
2013Anna as Sebastian
2013An Adventure in Space and Time as Sydney Newman
2013RED 2 as Ivan
2013Her as Alan Watts (voice)
2012Blood as Lenny Fairburn
2012The Campaign as Raymond
2011The Veteran as Gerry
2011Exit Humanity as Malcolm Young (voice)
2011The Key Man as IrvingWatch Free
2011Ironclad as Albany
2011Rise of the Planet of the Apes as John Landon
2011Citizen Gangster as Glover
2011Coriolanus as Menenius
2010As Good as Dead as Reverend Kalahan
2010RED as Ivan Simanov
2010The Sinking of the Laconia as Captain Sharp
2009The Good Heart as JacquesWatch Free
2009Tell Tale as Van Doren
2009Scooby-Doo and the Samurai Sword as Green Dragon (voice)
2009Fantastic Mr. Fox as Action 12 Reporter (voice)
2009The Day of the Triffids (2009) as Dennis Masen
2009The Take as Ozzy
2008The Escapist as Frank Perry
2008Red as Avery Ludlow
2008The Colour of Magic as NarratorWatch Free
2007Battle for Terra as General Hemmer (voice)
2007Trick 'r Treat as Mr. Kreeg
2007Shoot on Sight as Daniel Tennant
2007Zodiac as Melvin Belli
2007The Water Horse as Old Angus
2006Running with Scissors as Dr. Finch
2006The Flying Scotsman as Douglas Baxter
2005The Ringer as Gary Barker
2005Red Eye as Joe Reisert
2005Match Point as Alec Hewett
2004The Bourne Supremacy as Ward Abbott
2004Troy as King Agamemnon
2004Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson
2003Sin as Captain Oakes
2003X2: X-Men United as William Stryker
2002Bug as Cyr
2002The Ring as Richard Morgan
2002The Reckoning as Tobias
2002The Bourne Identity as Ward Abbott
200225th Hour as James Brogan
2002The Rookie as Jim Morris Sr.
2002Adaptation. as Robert McKee
2001L.I.E. as Big John Harrigan
2001Strictly Sinatra as Chisolm
2001Super Troopers as Captain O'Hagan
2001The Affair of the Necklace as Minister Breteuil
2000Complicity as Inspector McDunnWatch Free
2000Mad About Mambo as Sidney McLoughlin
2000A Shot at Glory as Martin Smith
2000Longitude as Lord Morton
2000Nuremberg as Herman Wilhelm Goering
1999The Minus Man as Doug
1999For Love of the Game as Gary Wheeler
1999The Corruptor as Sean Wallace
1998Desperate Measures as Captain Jeremiah CassidyWatch Free
1998Poodle Springs as Clayton Blackstone
1998Rushmore as Dr. Nelson Guggenheim
1997The Boxer as Joe Hamill
1997Kiss the Girls as Chief Hatfield, Durham P.D.
1996The Glimmer Man as Mr. Smith
1996The Long Kiss Goodnight as Dr. Nathan Waldman
1996Chain Reaction as Lyman Earl Collier
1995Rob Roy as Killearn
1995Braveheart as Argyle Wallace
1994Iron Will as Angus McTeague
1994Royal Deceit as Aethelwine
1993Sharpe's Eagle as Major Michael Hogan
1993Sharpe's Rifles as Major Michael Hogan
1990Hidden Agenda as Peter Kerrigan
1988Directed by Andrei Tarkovsky as Voiceover Narrator
1986Manhunter as Dr. Hannibal Lecktor
1983King Lear as Burgundy
1980The Silent Scream as Chuck Spillers
1971Nicholas and Alexandra as Trotsky


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