Alan Cumming

Biography: On the 27th of January 1965, Alan was born in Perthshire in Scotland. His father, Alex, was a forester at Atholl Estate. When Alan was one, the family (mother Mary, dad Alex, and older brother Tom) moved from Dunkeld to Fassfern on the West Coast of Scotland. When he was four, they moved to the East coast, near the town of Carnoustie.

Alan went to Monikie Primary School and Carnoustie High School. He achieved 8 'O' Grades and 4 Highers.

After briefly working at the publishers, DC Thomson, he went on to attend the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama in Glasgow, where he graduated in 1985 with a BA in Dramatic Studies.

Alan is currently in a civil partnership with illustrator Grant Schaffer.

Alan Cumming's Scores

Average career score: 62
Highest Metascore: 75 The Good Wife: Season 1
Lowest Metascore: 53 Tin Man
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 3
  2. Negative: 0 out of 3
3 tv reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
58 Web Therapy: Season 1 Jul 19, 2011 Austen Clarke 7.0
75 The Good Wife: Season 1 Sep 22, 2009 Eli Gold / Eli Gold 8.7
53 Tin Man Dec 2, 2007 Glitch 6.3
tbd Rick & Steve: The Happiest Gay Couple in All the World: Season 1 Jul 10, 2007 Chuck, Zeke tbd
tbd Late Night with Conan O'Brien: Season 14 Nov 1, 2006 Himself tbd
tbd The L Word: Season 3 Jan 8, 2006 Billie Blaikie 6.0
tbd Late Night with Conan O'Brien: Season 13 Sep 6, 2005 Himself tbd
tbd Playing It Straight (UK): Season 1 Apr 8, 2005 Narrator 6.0
tbd Late Night with Conan O'Brien: Season 12 Aug 31, 2004 Himself tbd
tbd Late Night with Conan O'Brien: Season 10 Sep 3, 2002 Guest tbd