Full Name: Robbie Coltrane [Anthony Robert McMillan]
Profession: Actor and Comedian
Why Famous: Born Anthony Robert McMillan, Robbie Coltrane took the stage name Coltrane in tribute to the jazz legend John Coltrone.
Coltrane rose to prominence in the 1990s TV drama "Cracker" playing the psychologist Dr. Edward "Fitz" Fitzgerald, for whihc he won 3 British Bafta awards.
Colbrane is also well known for his portrayal of Rubeus Hagrid in the Harry Potter movie franchise 2001-2011, based on the books by J. K. Rowling.
- 1999-12-11 Scottish actor Robbie Coltrane marries Rhona Gemmell