Brian Cox

1 Jun 1946

Actor

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.

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Filmography (86 titles)

(movie, 2018)
···Super Troopers 2
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Captain O'Hagan)
(movie, 2017)
···Churchill
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Role: Actor (as Winston Churchill)
(movie, 2016)
···The Autopsy of Jane Doe
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Tommy Tilden)
(movie, 2016)
···Morgan
Genre: Horror, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Jim Bryce)
(movie, 2015)
···Forsaken
Genre: Western, Drama
Role: Actor (as James McCurdy)
(movie, 2015)
···Pixels
Genre: Action, Comedy, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Admiral Porter)
(movie, 2014)
···El jesuita
Genre: Thriller, Action, Crime
Role: Actor
(movie, 2014)
···The Anomaly
Genre: Action, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Dr. Langham)
(movie, 2013)
···Her
Genre: Romance, Science Fiction, Drama
Role: Actor (as Alan Watts (voice))
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Sydney Newman)
(movie, 2013)
···La Malédiction d'Edgar
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Edgar Hoover)
(movie, 2013)
···Mindscape
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Sebastian)
(movie, 2013)
···Believe
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Matt Busby)
(movie, 2013)
···Blood
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Crime
Role: Actor (as Lenny Fairburn)
(movie, 2013)
···Blumenthal
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Harold Blumenthal)
(movie, 2013)
···RED 2
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Ivan)
(movie, 2012)
···The Campaign
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Raymond)
(movie, 2012)
···Coriolanus
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Menenius)
Genre: Thriller, Action, Drama, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as John Landon)
(movie, 2011)
···The Veteran
Genre: Action, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Gerry)
(movie, 2011)
···Ironclad
Genre: Romance, Adventure, Action, History
Role: Actor (as Albany)
(movie, 2011)
···The Sinking of the Laconia
Genre: Drama, History, War
Role: Actor (as Captain Sharp)
(movie, 2011)
···The Key Man
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Irving)
(movie, 2010)
···RED
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Ivan Simanov)
(movie, 2010)
···As Good As Dead
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Role: Actor
(movie, 2010)
···Wide Blue Yonder
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Wally)
(movie, 2009)
···The Day of the Triffids
Genre: Action, Horror, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Dennis Masen)
(movie, 2009)
···Fantastic Mr. Fox
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Action 12 Reporter (voice))
(movie, 2009)
···The Good Heart
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Jacques)
(movie, 2009)
···Tell-Tale
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Van Doren)
(movie, 2008)
···Red
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Avery Ludlow)
(movie, 2008)
···The Escapist
Genre: Action, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Frank Perry)
(movie, 2008)
···The Colour of Magic
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Narrator (voice))
(movie, 2007)
···The Water Horse
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Family
Role: Actor (as Old Angus)
(movie, 2007)
1.0Trick 'r Treat
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Mr. Kreeg)
(movie, 2007)
···Battle for Terra
Genre: Action, Adventure, Animation, Science Fiction, Family
Role: Actor (as General Hemmer)
(movie, 2007)
7.5Zodiac
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Melvin Belli)
(movie, 2007)
···Shoot on Sight
Genre: Drama, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Daniel Tennant)
(movie, 2007)
···Terra
Genre: Action, Adventure, Animation, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as General Hemmer)
(movie, 2006)
···Running with Scissors
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Dr. Finch)
(movie, 2006)
···The Flying Scotsman
Genre: Drama, Foreign
Role: Actor (as Douglas Baxter)
(movie, 2005)
···The Ringer
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Gary Barker)
(movie, 2005)
···Red Eye
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Joe Reisert)
(movie, 2005)
···Match Point
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Crime, Romance
Role: Actor (as Alec Hewett)
(movie, 2005)
···Blue/Orange
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Dr. Robert Smith)
(movie, 2004)
7.0The Bourne Supremacy
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Ward Abbott)
(movie, 2004)
7.8Troy
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Role: Actor (as King Agamemnon)
(movie, 2003)
···The Reckoning
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Tobias)
(movie, 2003)
···X2: X-Men United
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as William Stryker)
(movie, 2002)
···25th Hour
Genre: Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as James Brogan)
(movie, 2002)
···Adaptation.
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Robert McKee)
(movie, 2002)
···The Ring
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Richard Morgan)
(movie, 2002)
7.1The Bourne Identity
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Ward Abbott)
(movie, 2002)
···The Rookie
Genre: Drama, Family
Role: Actor (as Jim Morris Sr.)
(movie, 2002)
···Bug
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Cyr)
(movie, 2002)
···Smallpox 2002: Silent Weapon
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Narrator)
(movie, 2001)
···The Affair of the Necklace
Genre: Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Minister Breteuil)
(movie, 2001)
···Super Troopers
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Captain O'Hagan)
(movie, 2001)
···Strictly Sinatra
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Chisolm)
(movie, 2000)
···Longitude
Genre: Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Lord Morton)
(movie, 2000)
···Complicity
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Inspector McDunn)
(movie, 2000)
···Saltwater
Role: Actor (as George)
(movie, 1999)
···The Corruptor
Genre: Action, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Sean Wallace)
(movie, 1998)
···Rushmore
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Dr. Nelson Guggenheim)
(movie, 1998)
···Desperate Measures
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Captain Jeremiah Cassidy)
(movie, 1997)
···The Boxer
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Joe Hamill)
(movie, 1997)
···Kiss the Girls
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Crime
Role: Actor (as Chief Hatfield, Durham P.D.)
(movie, 1996)
···The Long Kiss Goodnight
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Dr. Nathan Waldman)
(movie, 1996)
···The Glimmer Man
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Mr. Smith)
(movie, 1996)
···Chain Reaction
Genre: Action, Drama, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Lyman Earl Collier)
(movie, 1995)
···Braveheart
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Role: Actor (as Argyle Wallace)
(movie, 1995)
···Rob Roy
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Role: Actor (as Killearn)
(movie, 1994)
···Iron Will
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Role: Actor (as Angus McTeague)
(series, 1994)
···Grushko
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Colonel Yevgeni Grushko)
(movie, 1994)
···Prince of Jutland
Genre: Drama, Adventure
Role: Actor (as Aethelwine)
(movie, 1993)
···Sharpe's Eagle
Genre: Action, Adventure, History, War
Role: Actor (as Major Michael Hogan)
(movie, 1993)
···L'oeil de Vichy
Genre: War
Role: Actor (as Narrator (English version))
(movie, 1993)
···Sharpe's Rifles
Genre: Action, Adventure, History, War
Role: Actor (as Hogan)
(movie, 1992)
···Deceptions
Genre: Thriller
Role: Actor (as Carlton Heard)
(movie, 1992)
···The Cloning of Joanna May
Genre: Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Carl May)
(movie, 1991)
···The Lost Language of Cranes
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Owen Benjamin)
(movie, 1990)
···Hidden Agenda
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Kerrigan)
(movie, 1986)
···Manhunter
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Dr. Hannibal Lecktor)
(movie, 1986)
···The Fourth Floor
Role: Actor (as Det. Chief Supt. Haladene)
(movie, 1975)
···In Celebration
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Steven Shaw)
(movie, 1971)
···Nicholas and Alexandra
Genre: Romance, Drama, War
Role: Actor (as Trotsky)