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Alan Cumming

Alan Cumming was born on January 27, 1965, in Aberfeldy, Scotland. His family lived nearby in Dunkeld, where his father, Alex, was a forester for Atholl Estate. The family (Alex, mother Mary, big brother Tom and Alan) moved to Fassfern near Fort William soon after, before moving to the east coast of Scotland in 1969 where Alan's dad took up the ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 9 wins & 10 nominations. See more awards »

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Stage: Wrote and appeared in "Babes in the Woods", Tron Theatre, Glasgow, Scotland, UK. See more »

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4 Interviews | 7 Articles | 4 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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5' 10" (1.78 m)

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[on why he feels well-suited to play Salvador Dali] We share a bonkers gene. See more »


Was nominated for an Olivier award in the category of Comedy Perfomance of the Year for "La Bete" in 1993. See more »


His ability to flawlessly change his voice and appearance for each role


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