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Brian Cox is an Emmy Award-winning actor, first coming to attention in the early 1970s with performances in numerous television films. His first big break was as Dr. Hannibal Lecter in Manhunter (1986). The film was not overly successful at the box office, although Cox's career prospects and popularity continued to develop. Throughout the 1990s, ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 11 wins & 17 nominations. See more awards »

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He acted in George Bernard Shaw's play, "Misalliance", in a Royal Shakespeare Company production at the Barbican Theatre in London, England with Jane Lapotaire, Elizabeth Spriggs, Richard McCabe, Joseph O'Conor, Simon Treves and Mick Ford in the cast. John Caird was the director. See more »

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1 Print Biography | 7 Interviews | 1 Article | See more »

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Brian Cox CBE


5' 7½" (1.71 m)

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I'm 100% Celt. In fact, I'm directly related to the progenitor of the high kings of Ireland, Niall of the Nine Hostages. See more »


Was engaged to actress/theatre director Irina Brook. See more »


Often plays characters associated with the government or the military (or both). See more »

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