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About Brian Cox
He is a Scottish actor, who is known for his collaboration with the Royal Shakespeare Company from where he earned recognition after portraying King Lear. Brian Cox is also known for his feature in the 2001 American comedy film, "Super Troopers" where he played Captain John O'Hagen.
Due to his immense contribution to television and film industry, he brags of numerous awards and nominations. Some of his works include; "Braveheart" (1995), "The Bourne Identity" (2002), "Troy" (2004), "Red Eye" (2005), "Red" (2010), "Coriolanus" (2011), "Rise of the Planet of the Apes" (2011), "Last Moment of Clarity" (2020), and more.
His father, Charles Cox was a police officer while his mother was Mary Guillerline. He is noted to have 4 siblings. He was married to Caroline Burt between 1968 and 1986. He got married to Nicole Ansari in 2002. His has children namely Margaret, Orson, Torin and English actor, Alan Cox.
Cox won the "Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie" at the 2000 Primetime Emmy Awards.
He picked up the "Actor of the Year in a New Play" at the 1984 Oliver Awards.
He was honored with the ward for "Actor of the Year in a Revival" at the 1988 Olivier Awards.
Cox was awarded the "Best Actor – Television Series Drama" at the 2020 Golden Globe Awards.
He also won the "Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama" at the 2001 Satellite Awards.
He is of Irish and Scottish origin.
His dad died when he was 8.
University of Dundee elected him as rector in 2010.
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Famous quotes by Brian Cox
Charles Laughton, who's a great hero of mine, only ever made one film and it happens to be one of the great films ever, which is 'The Night of the Hunter.' It's full of his kind of imagination and creation and how you do things and just in the way he used the studio, I just thought it was a fantastical way of using the studio.Brian Cox
Feudal societies don't create great cinema we have great theatre. The egalitarian societies create great cinema. The Americans, the French. Because equality is sort of what the cinema deals with. It deals with stories which don't fall into 'Everybody in their place and who's who,' and all that. But the theatre's full of that.Brian Cox
Brian Cox's Popularity
Brian Cox is a famous Scottish actor, who was born on June 1, 1946. As a person born on this date, Brian Cox is listed in our database as the 83rd most popular celebrity for the day (June 1) and the 241st most popular for the year (1946).
People born on June 1 fall under the Zodiac sign of Gemini, the Twins. Brian Cox is the 2674th most popular Gemini.
Aside from information specific to Brian Cox's birthday, Brian Cox is the 184th most famous Scottish and ranks 3rd in famous people born in Dundee, Scotland.
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