Coltrane later called for private schools to be banned and used to be known as "Red Robbie", and working in theatre and comedy.Appearing in the 1981 BBC television comedy series A Kick Up the Eighties, his comic skills also brought him roles in The Comic Strip Presents (1982) series and the comedy sketch shows Alfresco (1983–1984) and Laugh??? Coltrane moved into roles in films such as Flash Gordon (1980), Death Watch (1980), Balham, Gateway to the South (1981), Scrubbers (1983), Krull (1983), The Supergrass (1985), Defence of the Realm (1985), Absolute Beginners (1986), Mona Lisa (1986) and appeared as "Annabelle" in The Fruit Machine (1988).Coltrane, 64, was on his way to a Harry Potter convention with co-star Michael Gambon, who played Dumbledore, according to the gossip website TMZ.
Born on March 30 1950, Robbie Coltrane is an actor, author and comedian.
He began in TV, with roles in The Young Ones and Blackadder.
After that, he gained parts in film, such as the James Bond films Golden Eye and The World Is Not Enough.
He is popular from Harry Potter in the character of Rubeus Hagrid. Alice Mc Millan is a name of his daughter she was born in1998. Robbie is the first person to be cast in Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone .
Robbie is a son of Ian Baxter Mc Millan, a general practitioner and Jean Ross a teacher and pianist . Flash Gordon is his first movie he has a role of a Man at airfield. Spencer Mc Millan is a name of his son, he was born in 1992.