Robbie Coltrane

ACTOR, SOUNDTRACK, WRITER

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29th May 2022 | FlixCatalog Staff

Robbie Coltrane, one of Britain's most popular comedians who was head of debating society at school and won prizes for his art, is now a film star who played in two James Bond films and in the "Harry Potter" franchise.Coltrane was born Anthony Robert McMillan on March 30, 1950, in Rutherglen, a suburb of Glasgow, Scotland, UK. His mother, Jean Ross (Howie), was a teacher and pianist. His father, Ian Baxter McMillan, was a general surgeon who also worked for police pathology. Young Robbie was fond of art, music, films and cars. He was a voracious reader of his dad's books on medicine and crime. At age 12 he made his acting debut on stage at Glenalmond College, delivering rants from "Henry V". At that time he was fascinated with Marlon Brando and Orson Welles.He attended Glasgow Art School, majoring in drawing, painting and film, then studied art at Edinburgh's Moray House College of Education for a year. In 1973 he made a documentary titled "Young Mental Health", which was voted Film Of The Year by the Scottish Education Council. At that time Robbie took the name Coltrane, due to his love of jazz, and began a career of a stand-up comedian at night clubs, at the Edinburgh Festival, as well as an actor with Edinburgh's renowned Traverse Theatre.In 1980 Coltrane made his debut on television as "Border Guard" in BBC's mini-series The Lost Tribe (1980), then made his big screen debut as a limousine driver in Death Watch - Der gekaufte Tod (1980). In 1981 he appeared in his first leading role as Detective Fritz Langley in Subway Riders (1981), by famed underground director Amos Poe.He became a well-known face through appearances in The Comic Strip series, then in Alfresco (1983) and Comic Strip movies Supergrass - Unser Mann bei Scotland Yard (1985) and Ein Papst zum Küssen (1991), among other films. At that time Coltrane had a drinking problem, downing as much as a bottle of whiskey a day. In 1986 he flew to a clinic in Mexico and was treated for obesity. In 1987 his partner for 15 years, Robin Paine, left him for good, leaving her portrait in Coltrane's barn.In 1988 Coltrane met then 18-year-old Rhona Gemmell in a pub. They married and had a son, Spencer, and a daughter, Alice. His career took off during the early 1990s with the leading role as Dr. Eddie "Fitz" Fitzgerald, a forensic psychologist, in the popular TV series Für alle Fälle Fitz (1993).He made such a good performance as Valentin Zukovsky, a KGB man turned St. Petersburg mafia lord, in James Bond 007: GoldenEye (1995) the producers called him back for the same character in James Bond 007 - Die Welt ist nicht genug (1999). Then Coltrane hit another lucrative franchise; he was personally selected by J.K. Rowling as her choice to play half-giant Rubeus Hagrid in the 'Harry Potter' films.In early 1990s Coltrane wrote an autobiography, "Coltrane in a Cadillac", and also starred in the eponymous TV series, Coltrane in a Cadillac (1993), in which he indulges his passion for vintage cars and tells with great humor about his 4000-mile journey across America from Los Angeles to New York. In 2003 he separated from his wife. His interests outside of his acting profession has been reading books, and rebuilding and collecting vintage cars. Robbie Coltrane resides in a converted farmhouse in Stirlingshire, Scotland, UK. - IMDb Mini Biography By: Steve Shelokhonov

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Streaming Availability

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Releases by Year

Robbie Coltrane on average has worked on 1 movies per year from 1981 to 2017. See the full graphs of the number of Robbie Coltrane movies released per year from 2002 till 2017.

Top Genres

Robbie Coltrane works mostly in Comedy Genre followed by Documentary Genre flixes. 32% of Robbie Coltrane movies are Comedy Genre movies. See Top Genres that Robbie Coltrane worked on in the graph below.

Average IMDB Score

On average the IMDB score of the movies that Robbie Coltrane has worked on is 6.8.

6.8 / 10

Robbie Coltrane's Movies and Tv Series available to Stream now ..

Crime,Drama,Mystery
Cracker (1993)

Dr Edward "Fitz" Fitzgerald is a criminal psychologist. He is rather anti-social and obnoxious but he has a gift for solving crimes. Thus he is employed as a consultant by the Manchester Police.

8.5/10100 min

Available in 2 platform(s).

Rick Spleen is a world-weary comedian who ends up doing far too many corporate jobs to pay the bills.

7.8/10\N min

Available in 3 platform(s).

A series of self contained television movies starring performers from London's "Comic Strip" comedy club and their friends. Noted for a high sense of parody of previous movies, literature, and generally everyone in sight.

7.8/10\N min

Available in 1 platform(s).

Animation,Family,Fantasy
The Gruffalo (2009)

7.5/1027 min

Available in 4 platform(s).

Paul Finchley (Robbie Coltrane) is a bona fide "national treasure", one half of a popular, long-running comedy double act. However, the famous comedian's world is thrown into chaos when he is accused of historic sexual abuse.

7.4/10192 min

Available in 1 platform(s).

Crime,Drama,Romance
Mona Lisa (1986)

A man recently released from prison manages to get a job driving a call girl from customer to customer.

7.3/10104 min

Available in 3 platform(s).

Adventure,Biography,Comedy
Urban Myths (2017)

Our "Urban Myths" are stories that have been passed down over time and have now become part of urban folklore. But are they true? We take a slightly tongue in cheek, mischievous - and ...

7.2/1022 min

Available in 1 platform(s).

Animation,Family,Fantasy
The Gruffalo's Child (2011)

7.1/1027 min

Available in 5 platform(s).