Tim Curry

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Biography

  • Birth Name: Timothy James Curry
  • Birth Place: Grappenhall, Cheshire, England
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 04/19/1946, Aries
  • Profession: Actor; singer
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Tim Curry Fast Facts:
  • Father was a Methodist Chaplin with the Royal Navy.
  • Gained fame as Dr. Frank-n-Furter in the original 1973 London production of The Rocky Horror Show. Although the 1975 Broadway mounting and film adaptation were both flops at the time, the movie gained a cult following and turned Curry into an underground star.
  • Released three solo albums in the late '70s and early '80s.
  • Sang backup on Carly Simon's 1979 album Spy.
  • Is a gardening enthusiast whose Los Angeles home was featured in the 2005 Condé Nast publication The New Garden Paradise: Great Gardens of the Private World.
  • A well-known voice actor, he has contributed his unmistakable timbre to numerous animated projects including The Wild Thornberrys, The Rugrats movies, The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius and Dinosaurs, and also voices "Sir" at Walt Disney World's Alien Encounter attraction.
  • Tim Curry Relationships:
  • James Curry - Father
  • Patricia Curry - Mother
  • Tim Curry Awards:
  • 1981 Tony: Actor (Play) - Nominee
  • 2005 Tony: Actor (Musical) - Nominee
  • 1994 Emmy: Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 1993 Tony: Actor (Musical) - Nominee
  • College:
  • University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, England

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