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List Rules Only TV actors who were born or grew up in Dundee.

List of famous television actors/actresses who were born in Dundee, with photos when available. These renowned Dundee actors and actresses are listed by popularity, so the names at the top of the list will be the most recognizable. A few of these actors may not have technically been born in Dundee, but everyone on this list grew up in Dundee and considers it to be their home. This list includes Dundee TV actors from every type of show, including cartoons where they might have done voice over work. If you grew up in Dundee then you should be proud of these television actors whose birthplace is Dundee. Various bits of information are available for these Dundee celebrities as well, such as what year they were born and what shows they are known for.

This list features TV actors like Brian Cox and Bill Dundee.

This list answers the questions, "Which TV actors are from Dundee?" and "Who are the most famous Dundee actors?"
Brian Cox is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list TV Actors from Dundee
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Brian Denis Cox, CBE is a Scottish actor. He is known for his work with the Royal Shakespeare Company, where he gained recognition for his portrayal of King Lear. He has also appeared in many Hollywood productions playing parts such as Dr. Guggenheim in Rushmore, Captain O'Hagan in Super Troopers, William Stryker in X2: X-Men United and Agamemnon in Troy. He was the first actor to portray Hannibal Lecter on film in the 1986 movie Manhunter. ...more

Acted In: The Big C, A Touch of Cloth, The Day of the Triffids, The Colour of Magic, The Take, + more

Birthplace: Dundee, United Kingdom

Nationality: United Kingdom

Also Ranked

#17 on The Best Scottish Actors of All Time

#9 on The Best Living Scottish Actors

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Ron Donachie is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list TV Actors from Dundee
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Ron Donachie is a Scottish actor. He is known for starring as Inspector Rebus in the BBC Radio 4 dramatisations of the Ian Rankin "Rebus" mystery novels and for his supporting roles in films The Jungle Book, Titanic and television series Doctor Who and Game of Thrones. ...more

Acted In: Game of Thrones, The Scarlet Pimpernel, The Commander, Ivanhoe, Me^! You and Him

Birthplace: Dundee, United Kingdom

Nationality: Scotland

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Danny Wallace is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list TV Actors from Dundee
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Daniel Frederick "Danny" Wallace is a British filmmaker, comedian, writer, actor, and presenter of radio and television. His notable works include the books Join Me, Yes Man, voice acting as the narrator for Thomas Was Alone and as Shaun Hastings for the Assassin's Creed game series, as well as the TV series How to Start Your Own Country. He lives in London, with his wife, an Australian publicist. Throughout Danny's books, his wife is referred to as "Lizzie", at her request. In June 2014 Danny was awarded an Honorary Degree from the University of Dundee, the city where he was born, by the President of Dundee University Students' Association, Iain MacKinnon. ...more

Acted In: Castaway 2000, Conspiracies, How to Start Your Own Country, The Dave Gorman Collection, World Shut Your Mouth, + more

Birthplace: Dundee, United Kingdom

Nationality: United Kingdom

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Steven Brand is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list TV Actors from Dundee
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Steven Brand is a Scottish actor. He made his American screen debut in Universal's The Scorpion King as Memnon, evil warlord and nemesis of Mathayus, played by The Rock. Following the success of his debut movie in the US, Brand’s work has included the HBO series The Mind of the Married Man, Stephen King's The Diary of Ellen Rimbauer, CSI, Human Target and more recently starring in the movies Treasure Raiders with David Carradine, Say It in Russian with Faye Dunaway, and XII. Anime fans also know him as the voice of Alexander Anderson from the anime and OVA of Hellsing, as well as the voice of Richard Hellsing in the OVA. He also appeared in the NCIS Season 2 episode, "Pop Life" as Ian Alfred ...more

Acted In: The Mind of the Married Man

Birthplace: Scotland, Dundee

Nationality: Scotland

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