British theatre actor best known for his numerous roles in productions at the Glasgow Citizens Theatre company.
He worked as a dresser in the Metropole Theatre when he was twelve years old and left school at fifteen to start acting.
He traveled frequently to better understand the plays he would act in.
He cames from a musical family in which his father was a violinist and his mother was a semiprofessional singer.
He appeared in Albert Camus' theater production of The Guest.