Emmy Award-winning actor Brian Cox was born in Dundee, Scotland. His father was Irish and his mother was of Irish and Scottish descent. Cox developed a passion for acting at a younger age. He came into prominence with the breakout performance as ‘King Lear’ for the Royal Shakespeare Company. In 1986, Cox got his big breakthrough with the character of Dr. Hannibal Lecter in ‘Manhunter.’ His other works include ‘Churchill,’ ‘Troy,’ ‘Red,’ ‘Red 2,’ ‘X-Men,’ and and ‘Bourne‘ movie franchise. His portrayal of the character Logan Roy in the popular HBO series ‘Succession‘ also earned him critical acclaim. So now you must be wondering what is the next Brian Cox movie or TV show? Well, here’s the list of upcoming Brian Cox films and TV shows scheduled to release in 2019 and 2020. We can only hope that the latest Brian Cox movies would be as good as some of his recent ones.
9. Succession (2018 – )
HBO’s popular drama series ‘Succession‘ enters its second season this August. The tale of media tycoon Logan Roy (played by Brian Cox) and his four cunning adult children (played by Jeremy Strong, Kieran Culkin, Sarah Snook, and Alan Ruck) had garnered positive reviews during its first season, which was aired on June 3, 2018. HBO announced the second season for the series in the same month, which is due in August 2019. ‘Succession’ is created by Jesse Armstrong.
8. The Jesuit (TBA)
Touted as a revenge-thriller, ‘The Jesuit’ is set in the backdrop of the Mexican underworld. The plot follows an ex-convict (played by Mexican actor Jose Maria Yazpik) who is forced to take the law into his own hands after his family is destroyed by evil men. He chooses the path of violence after his wife is brutally murdered by his enemies, his son is abducted and the system turns a blind eye towards him. The movie also features Tim Roth, Brian Cox, Tommy Flanagan, Neal McDonough, Shannyn Sossamon, and Paz Vega in the major roles, reports THR. The details of Brain Cox’s characters haven’t been released yet. ‘The Jesuit’ is written by Paul Schrader, who is known for ‘Taxi Driver.’ He also serves as the executive producer. Directed by Alfonso Pineda Ulloa, the movie is yet to get a release date.
7. Good Omens (2019 – )