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ECM is Highly Honoured to have Award Winning Actor Brian Cox (CBE) as Our Patron. Brian is a globally renowned stage and screen actor whose career spans a magnificent 50 years in the acting profession.

The star is undeniably one of the best male actors of our time. He is currently starring in HB0's must-see TV drama "Succession", as the patriarch of a family owned media empire.


Brian initially came to prominence in the early 1970s with performances which ranged from that as King Lear with The Royal Shakespeare Company, to numerous television films. However, it was later in 1986 when he came to greater prominence with a major career break as Dr. Hannibal Lecter in "Manhunter".


Many more prestigious roles were soon to follow in both film and television, establishing the Actor as the distinguished star that he is today.

Brian's prestigious and extensive resume includes major titles such as;

Rob Roy (1995), Braveheart (1995), The Long Kiss Goodnight (1996), Nuremberg (2000),

Super Troopers (2001), The Bourne Identity (2002), The Ring (2002), Adaptation (2002), X2 (2003),

Troy (2004), Red Eye (2005), Deadwood (2006), RED (2010), Coriolanus (2011), 

Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011), RED2 (2013), The Autopsy of Jane Doe, (2016), Penny Dreadful (2016),

War & Peace, (2016), Medici: Masters of Florence, Supertroopers (2017), Churchill (2017),

The Etruscan Smile (2017) and HBO's Succession (2018).

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"I have known Margaret Monaghan of ECM for a good few years now. Margaret is a person of exemplary character. She is a bit of an unsung heroine in her fostering of talents that have gone on to achievee extraordinary work in their own right. She will always be an asset to any enterprise who is lucky to have her visionary contribution. I couldn't recommend her highly enough!”

Brian Cox (CBE)

Our Patron, Award winning Actor, Brian Cox (CBE).

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