Oliver Cotton

Oliver Cotton

Highest Rated: 100% Eleni (1985)

Lowest Rated: 0% Beowulf (1999)

Birthday: Jun 20, 1944

Birthplace: Not Available

Oliver Cotton was a big screen film actor known for powerful performances. Early on, Cotton mostly landed roles in various films, including the comedy "Here We Go 'Round the Mulberry Bush" (1968) with Barry Evans, the action flick "Firefox" (1982) with Clint Eastwood and "Eleni" (1985). He also appeared in "The Sicilian" (1987) and "Hiding Out" (1987) with Jon Cryer. He had an early role on the television special "Henry VIII" (PBS, 1978-79). He continued to work steadily in film throughout the nineties, appearing in the comedic adventure "Year of the Comet" (1992) with Penelope Ann Miller, the Marlon Brando dramatic adventure "Christopher Columbus: the Discovery" (1992) and the action movie "Blake Edwards' Son of the Pink Panther" (1993) with Roberto Benigni. He also appeared in the thriller "The Innocent Sleep" (1997) with Annabella Sciorra. Film continued to be his passion as he played roles in "Shanghai Knights" (2003) with Jackie Chan, the dramatic adaptation "The Dancer Upstairs" (2003) with Javier Bardem and the John Malkovich comedic drama "Color Me Kubrick" (2007). He also appeared in the Johanna Wokalek dramatic adaptation "Pope Joan" (2008) and the Christian Bale hit action sequel "The Dark Knight Rises" (2012). Most recently, Cotton acted in the Freema Agyeman thriller "North V South: Long Time Coming" (2015).


Highest Rated Movies



No Score Yet 32% North v South Brian Galloway (Character) - 2015
No Score Yet 67% Tooting Broadway Marcus (Character) - 2012
No Score Yet 64% Pope Joan Arsenius (Character) - 2009
59% 68% Steamboy Robert Stephenson (Voice) $410.4K 2004
No Score Yet 74% Out of the Ashes Moshe Perl (Character) - 2003
64% 76% The Dancer Upstairs Merino (Character) $2.4M 2002
0% 23% Beowulf Hrothgar (Character) - 1999
No Score Yet 87% Sharpe's Battle Loup (Character) - 1994
7% 17% Christopher Columbus: The Discovery Harana (Character) $7.8M 1992
No Score Yet No Score Yet Redemption Neville Nunn (Character) - 1991
33% 70% Hiding Out Killer (Character) $5.8M 1987
11% 42% The Sicilian Cmdr. Roccofino (Character) $4.4M 1987
100% 75% Eleni Katis (Character) - 1985
No Score Yet 57% Oliver Twist Monks (Character) - 1982


No Score Yet No Score Yet New Tricks Hugh Dryden (Character) 2014
94% 91% Ripper Street Unknown (Guest Star) 2013
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Camomile Lawn Unknown (Character) 1992
No Score Yet No Score Yet Agatha Christie's Poirot Unknown (Guest Star) 1990


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