Malcolm McDowell

Actor, Film actor

1943 –

62

Who is Malcolm McDowell?

Malcolm McDowell is an English actor, known for his boisterous and sometimes villainous roles, whose career spans more than four decades. He trained as an actor at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art.

McDowell is known for the controversial films If...., O Lucky Man!, Caligula and A Clockwork Orange, for which he was nominated for a Golden Globe for his portrayal of Alex DeLarge. He has also played varied roles in films and television series of different genres, including The Employer, Tank Girl, Franklin and Bash, Time After Time, Star Trek Generations, the television series Our Friends in the North, Entourage, Heroes, Metalocalypse. He has also lent his voice to several animated roles as well such as Ra's Al Ghul's son Arkady Duvall in Batman the Animated Series and as Metallo in Superman The Animated Series as well as to the animated film Bolt. He also played Dr. Sam Loomis in the 2007 remake of Halloween. He also appeared in the music video for the 2009 Slipknot song "Snuff". He also narrated the 1982 documentary The Compleat Beatles. He received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2012.

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Born
Jun 13, 1943
Horsforth
Also known as
  • Malcolm John Taylor
  • Malcolm MacDowell
  • Malcom McDowell
  • Mick
  • King of Punk
Parents
Siblings
Spouses
Children
Nationality
  • United Kingdom
Profession
Education
  • London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art
Lived in
  • Leeds
  • Horsforth
  • Bridlington
  • Ojai

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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