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Brian Cox CBE
5' 7½" (1.71 m)
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As a boy, I was never interested in theater because I came from a working-class Scottish home. I thought, "I want to do movies". Then it was finding the means to do it.
Rarely plays characters who are sympathetic or likable, from his egotistical take on Robert McKee
(2002) to the robust evil in his portrayal of Agamemnon in Troy
(2004). However, he has gone against type and played several likable characters, such as the gruff yet honorable Uncle Argyle in Braveheart
(1995) and the lovable, paternal Police Chief John O'Hagan in Super Troopers