Creator: Malcolm McDowell
"The best thing I did was abuse myself when younger - I dabbled in everything, cocaine, booze, women - because now I don't have to do it anymore."
Malcolm John Taylor, better known as Malcolm McDowell (June 13, 1943-) is an English actor with a reputation for playing villainous characters, including his Star-Making Role
of Alex in A Clockwork Orange
, the title role in Caligula
, the guy who dropped a bridge
on Captain Kirk in Star Trek: Generations
(and only took the part because the producers let him drop that bridge
), Metallo in Superman: The Animated Series
, and the villain of the Show Within a Show
Non-villainous roles include Major Gresham in Aces High
and H. G. Wells
in Time After Time
. Somewhere in between are Harry Flashman
in the film version of Royal Flash
and Mr. Roarke in the remake of Fantasy Island
He made his film debut in If...
, and his performance in that film convinced Stanley Kubrick
to cast him in A Clockwork Orange
In 2013, he appeared in some Sprint commercials with James Earl Jones
, reading Totally Radical
SMS texts and social media posts, and making them sound awesome
Works featuring Malcolm McDowell with their own trope pages include:
"I've taught you much, my little droogies."