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List of film actors and actresses from Scotland, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Scotland has produced some very talented actors and actresses in the last century, many of who have gone on to star in comedies, dramas, horror movies and more. These Scottish actors specialize in film, television or even theater, so they're not all necessarily movie stars. These are some of the best Scottish actors the country has ever seen, so if you're a native of Scotland and an aspiring actor/actress then these are people you should look up to.

List ranges from Christopher Malcolm to Compton Mackenzie and more.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the best Scottish actors?" and "Which movies stars are from Scotland?"

You can click on the names of these legendary movie stars of Scotland in order to get more information about each one. If you're a film buff use this list of talented Scottish film actors to find some new movies you haven't already seen.

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Adam Blackwood is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland
Died at 74 (1539-1613)

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Adam Sinclair is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland
age 38

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Adrienne Corri is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland

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Aimi MacDonald is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland

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Alan Cumming is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland
age 50

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Alan Hansen is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland
age 60

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Alan MacNaughtan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland
Died at 82 (1920-2002)

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Alastair Borthwick is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland
Died at 90 (1913-2003)

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Alastair Sim is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland
Died at 76 (1900-1976)

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Alec Newman is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland
age 41

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Alex Ferns is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland
age 47

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Alex Mackenzie is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland
Died at 80 (1885-1965)

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Alex McCrindle is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland
Died at 79 (1911-1990)

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Alex Norton is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland
age 65

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Alex Rae is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland
age 46

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Alex Salmond is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland
age 61

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Alexander Morton is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland

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Ali Abbasi is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland
Died at 43 (1961-2004)

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Ally McCoist is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland
age 53

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Amy Macdonald is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland
age 28

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Andrea Allan is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland
age 69

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Andrew Agnew is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland
age 41

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Andrew Keir is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland
Died at 71 (1926-1997)

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Andrew Marr is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland
age 58

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Andy Clyde is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland
Died at 75 (1892-1967)

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Andy Goram is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland
age 51

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Andy Walker is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland
age 50

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Angus Lennie is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland
Died at 84 (1930-2014)

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Angus Macfadyen is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland

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Annette Crosbie is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland

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Annie Lennox is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland
age 63

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Anthony Dawson is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland
Died at 76 (1916-1992)

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Armando Iannucci is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland

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Ashley Jensen is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland
age 48

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Ashley Lilley is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland
age 29

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Ashley Mulheron is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland

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Ashly Rae is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland

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Ben Jelen is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland
age 36

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Bill Fraser is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland
Died at 79 (1908-1987)

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Bill Knox is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland
Died at 71 (1928-1999)

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Bill Paterson is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland
age 70

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Bill Simpson is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland
Died at 55 (1931-1986)

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Billy Boyd is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland
age 47

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Billy Connolly is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland

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Billy Hartman is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland
age 58

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Billy Kay is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland
age 64

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Blythe Duff is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland
age 53

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Brian Cox is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland
age 71

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Brian McCardie is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland

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Brian Pettifer is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Actors from Scotland