Brian Cox

Last updated 09 January 2020

Brian Cox
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Brian Cox

Born: Saturday 1st June 1946 (age: 77)


Brian Denis CoxCBE is a Scottish actor. 

He is known for his work with theRoyal 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 inRushmoreWilliam Stryker in X2: X-Men United and Agamemnon in Troy. He was the first actor to portray Hannibal "Lecktor" on film in the 1986 production Manhunter.