Alan Cumming

1965 - Today

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Alan Cumming (born 27 January 1965) is a Scottish actor, singer, writer, filmmaker, and activist who has acted in numerous films, television shows, and plays. His London stage appearances include Hamlet, the Maniac in Accidental Death of an Anarchist (for which he received an Olivier Award), the lead in Bent, The National Theatre of Scotland's The Bacchae and Samuel Beckett's Endgame at The Old Vic opposite Daniel Radcliffe. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alan Cumming has received more than 7,573,797 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 34 in 2019). Alan Cumming is the 2,159th most popular actor (up from 2,535th in 2019), the 2,146th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 2,420th in 2019) and the 280th most popular British Actor.

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  • 37

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  • 3.87

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Among actors, Alan Cumming ranks 2,159 out of 10,030Before him are Jeffrey Wright, Maryam d'Abo, Robert Blake, Kevin Sorbo, Stanley Kamel, and Mirtha Legrand. After him are Mark Bernes, Dan Hedaya, Penelope Wilton, Nina Dobrev, Richard Tauber, and Justin Chambers.

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Among people born in 1965, Alan Cumming ranks 83Before him are Kristin Davis, Satoshi Tajiri, Damien Hirst, Ion Andoni Goikoetxea, David Robinson, and Jeffrey Wright. After him are Manuel Sanchís Hontiyuelo, Suge Knight, Steve Kerr, Maria de Medeiros, Reggie Miller, and Ryan Murphy.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Alan Cumming ranks 2,146 out of 6,924Before him are John Vereker, 6th Viscount Gort (1886), Terence Fisher (1904), Lord William Bentinck (1774), Joseph Lancaster (1778), John Hughlings Jackson (1835), and Chris Squire (1948). After him are Agnes Baden-Powell (1858), Penelope Wilton (1946), Arthur Holmes (1890), Madge Syers (1881), George Cruikshank (1792), and Elizabeth Garrett Anderson (1836).

Among ACTORS In United Kingdom

Among actors born in United Kingdom, Alan Cumming ranks 280Before him are Claude Rains (1889), Michael Byrne (1943), Bob Peck (1945), Kevin McNally (1956), Sarah Miles (1941), and Maryam d'Abo (1960). After him are Penelope Wilton (1946), Stephen Dillane (1957), John Mills (1908), Susannah York (1939), Barbara Steele (1937), and Kit Harington (1986).

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