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Alan Cumming

Scottish Actor
Male
Born Jan 27, 1965

Alan Cumming, OBE, is a Scottish stage, television and film actor, singer, writer, director, producer and author. His roles have included the M.C. in Cabaret, Boris Grishenko in GoldenEye, Kurt Wagner/Nightcrawler in X2: X-Men United, Mr. Elton in Emma, and Fegan Floop in the Spy Kids films.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1965 Birth Born on January 27, 1965.

TWENTIES

1986 21 Years Old 1 More Event
Cumming made his film debut in Gillies MacKinnon's Passing Glory in 1986.
1992 27 Years Old His feature film debut came in 1992 when he starred alongside Sandrine Bonnaire and Bruno Ganz in Ian Sellar's Prague, which premiered at the Cannes Film Festival and earned him the Best Actor award at the Atlantic Film Festival and a Scottish BAFTA Best Actor nomination. … Read More

THIRTIES

1995 - 1996 2 More Events
1997 32 Years Old His first film in the United States was 1997's Romy and Michele's High School Reunion, playing Sandy Frink opposite Lisa Kudrow and Mira Sorvino. … Read More
1999 34 Years Old He had prominent roles in the Spy Kids trilogy (as Fegan Floop), X2: X-Men United (as Kurt Wagner/Nightcrawler), Stanley Kubrick's Eyes Wide Shut and played Saturninus in the 1999 Julie Taymor film production of Titus. … Read More
2001 36 Years Old Cumming has guested on several U.S. TV shows: In 2001, he appeared in the HBO comedy Sex and the City as O the designer in the episode, 'The Real Me'. 2003 saw him playing a cameo role in the sitcom Frasier, playing Niles' yoga instructor. … Read More

FORTIES

2006 41 Years Old He appeared in episodes 2 to 7, which originally broadcast on Showtime in 2006.
2007 42 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2007, Cumming played Glitch/Ambrose, an inventor whose brain had been partially removed, in the TV miniseries, Tin Man. … Read More
2008 43 Years Old 1 More Event
He is also the host of the 2008–2014 seasons of the PBS Masterpiece Mystery! series. … Read More
2009 44 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2009, Cumming guest-starred in Lisa Kudrow's improvised web series Web Therapy, portraying Austen Clarke, a possible love interest for Kudrow's character, Fiona Wallice.
2010 45 Years Old In 2010, Showtime announced plans to air Web Therapy as a TV series, and Cumming's guest appearance was broadcast as part of the first season finale of the show on 20 September 2011.
Originally, the character was intended for a one-off appearance, however plans were later changed and Cumming became a recurring cast member during the TV series' second season in 2012. … Read More
2014 49 Years Old In 2014 he returned again to Broadway to star in Roundabout Theater Company's revival production of Cabaret, directed again by Sam Mendes. … Read More
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