Brian Cox (Actor) Age, Net Worth, Wife, Family, Career, Height, Weight & More

Brian Cox Biography

Brian CoxBrian Denis Cox is a Scottish actor and he was born on June 1st, 1946. He is noted for his main performances on stage and television, as well as his supporting roles in film, and he received his training in the conventional Shakespearean acting style.

Among his many honors and awards is a Golden Globe Award, a Primetime Emmy Award, two Laurence Olivier Awards, and a nomination for a British Academy Television Award. He has also been nominated for a number of other awards.

His promotion to the rank of Commander of the Order of the British Empire took place the following year, in 2003. In 2006, he was given the Empire Icon Award by Empire magazine, and in 2007, the United Kingdom cinema Council ranked him as one of the most influential British cinema stars working in Hollywood.

Brian Cox Biography & Personal Details

NameBrian Cox
Date Of Birth1 June 1946
BirthplaceDundee, United Kingdom
Age 77 years old (As 2023)
Birth Sign Gemini
Gender Male
SchoolSt Mary’s Forebank Primary School,
St Michael’s Junior Secondary School
College/University London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art
Highest QualificationGraduation
Hobbiesgymnastics, dance, and even plane and bus spotting
ReligionRoman Catholic
Nationality/HometownBritish/Dundee, Scotland

Brian Cox Career

At the age of 14, Brian Cox began his acting career at Dundee Repertory Theatre in 1961. Two years later, he became one of the founding members of the Royal Lyceum Theatre in Edinburgh and appeared in the theater’s debut production, “The Servant O’ Twa Maisters,” in October 1965.

On June of 1967, he made his debut on the West End as Orlando in a production of As You Like It at the Vaudeville Theatre. He began his career in the theater in 1966 by working for two years at the Birmingham Repertory Theatre, where he portrayed the title role in Peer Gynt (1967).

After spending some years instructing and directing at the Moscow Arts Theatre School, Cox returned to the United Kingdom to participate with the Royal National Theatre in a global tour of King Lear (1990–1991), for which he received widespread praise for his performance as the lead character.

His portrayal of the emotional and physical challenges that came with portraying the all-consuming character of King Lear was documented in The Lear Diaries (1995), which he penned. This book was published in 1995. Cox’s portrayal of Shakespeare’s King Lear paved the way for significant advancements in our overall comprehension of one of the Bard’s most mysterious characters. King Lear is one of the most challenging parts that Shakespeare ever wrote.

In the American neo-noir film Last Moment of Clarity, which was released in 2020, Cox played the role of Gilles. In the movie “The Bay of Silence,” he played the role of Milton Hunter, a successful art dealer who is also the stepfather of a well-known artist. In the horror movie “Separation,” which was released in 2021, he portrayed the role of Paul Rivers.

It was reported in July 2021 that Cox would be joining the cast of the family drama Prisoner’s Daughter. The show recounts the narrative of an ex-con trying to reconcile with his daughter and grandson. Cox will play the role of the father. The movie was shown at the 2022 edition of the Toronto International Film Festival, where it received a variety of reviews from critics, with many praising Cox’s performance as one of the film’s highlights.

Brian Cox Family, Relationship and Afair

Cox was the fifth and final child, and the youngest of five, to be born on June 1, 1946 in Dundee, Scotland. He is from a Roman Catholic family that is of working-class origin and of Irish and Scottish blood. During the years that Cox was growing up, his mother, Mary Ann Guillerline (née McCann), who worked as a spinner in the jute mills, had multiple mental breakdowns.

His father, Charles McArdle Campbell Cox, had a career as a police officer and, later, as a shopkeeper. He passed away from pancreatic disease when Charles McArdle Campbell Cox was just eight years old. Cox was raised by his three older sisters, including Betty, and he has maintained a close relationship with her throughout his life.

Brian Cox with his wife

In 2002, Cox tied the knot with his third wife, the actress Nicole Ansari. They currently make their home in New York City, where they raised their two kids, Orson Jonathan Cox and Torin Kamran Cox.

Family & Marital Status

Marital StatusMarried
ParentsMother-Mary Ann Guillerline
Father-Charles McArdle Campbell Cox
SiblingsBrother-Not Known
Sister-Bette Gaffney, Irene Cox, May Chidlow
Spouse/WifeNicole Ansari (M. 2002)

Physical Measurement

HeightIn Centimeters – 170 cm
In Meters-1.70 m
In Feet and Inches –5’7″
Weight In Kg – 85 kg
In Pounds –188 lbs
Hair ColourDark brown
Eye ColourBlue

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Brian Cox Net Worth:

Brian Cox net worth is (Approx) $15 million dollars. And is monthly salary $0.1 Million & Yearly Salary $2 Milllion.

Brian Cox Cars Collection:

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  • Toyota
  • Mercedes
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8-12 Broadwick Street
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