Tim Curry is an English actor, voice actor, and comedian. He is best known for his portrayal of Dr. Frank-N-Furter in The Rocky Horror Picture Show.
He has played various roles in theatre, film, and television productions, often portraying villainous roles or character parts. Some of his stage work includes Hair, Amadeus, The Pirates of Penzance, My Favourite Year, and Spamalot.
Curry has also received praise for his film and television roles. This includes his role as Rooster Hannigan in the film adaptation of Annie, Darkness in the fantasy film Legend, Wadsworth in the mystery comedy film Clue, Long John Silver in Muppet Treasure Island, and Pennywise the Clown in the horror miniseries It. You may also recognize his voice as Captain Hook on the FOX series Peter Pan & the Pirates or as Palpatine on Star Wars: The Clone Wars.
Tim Curry has been won a Daytime Emmy Award, as well as been nominated for a Tony Award, Grammy, and Razzie Award.