Birthday: 1 June 1946
Actor - Stage (especially Shakespeare!), Film, Television series and mini-series, Radio, Voice.
Educator - Mr. Cox has spent some time passing along his skills to future thespians through courses at Harvard University, Cal Arts and via video training course, "Acting and Tragedy."
Writer of two non-fiction books: "The Lear Diaries," (a journal of his experience playing the title role of King Lear for the National Theatre) and "From Salem to Moscow" (about his teaching at The Arts Theatre School in Russia.) Note from Clair: if you can get your hands on a copy of either, they're both good reads ... an excellent peek into the acting profession and its affects on the people involved.
Training & Experience: London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA), Royal Lyceum Edinburgh, Birmingham Repertory Theatre
Brian is an Emmy award winning actor, he has a great many terrific roles to his credit, throughout the 90's he appeared in almost 20 main pictures and tv roles, as well making numerous other appearances. Some of his more recent roles can be found in the following films: "Braveheart", "Murder by Numbers", "The Ring", "X2" and of course as Agamemnon in "Troy".
Last update January 30th 2005