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He was also honored by the Drama League for "Design For Living".


Was nominated for a GQ magazine Man of the Year award in 2001.


Won Broadway's 1998 Tony Award as Best Actor (Musical) for a revival of "Cabaret."


On Sunday 7 January 2007, he registered his civil partnership with Grant Shaffer at the Old Royal Naval College in Greenwich, London.


Graduated from the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama with a B.A. and also won the Gordon Bottomley Award for direction, and an award for the speaking of Scots verse in 1985.


Won the Tony Drama desk award for his performance of the Emcee in "Cabaret" along with New York Free Press, Outer Critics Circle, Theater World and New York Public Advocate's awards.


Dated Circle of Friends (1995) co-star Saffron Burrows after divorcing his wife Hilary Lyon.


In 2001 Alan was honored with the NY Immigrant Achievement Award.


Has his own cologne called "Cumming."


For Halloween 2002 in Vancouver, Cumming and his "X2" costar, Ian McKellen, dressed as their characters Fegan Floop (from "Spy Kids") and Gandalf (from the Lord of the Rings trilogy) respectively. "He carved me this great Nightcrawler pumpkin and helped answer the door so there were Gandalf and Floop handing out candies," says Cumming.


He was awarded the Laurence Olivier Theatre Award in 1991 (1990 season) for Best Comedy Performance for Accidental Death of an Anarchist.


Was nominated for a Laurence Olivier Award as Most Promising Newcomer for his performance in the production of "The Conquest of the South Pole" in 1988.


Published his first novel called "Tommy's Tale". (2002 in USA and 2003 in Europe)


Hosted "Saturday Night Live" (1975) in February 2000 when the expected host, Jon Stewart, had to back out at the last minute.


Won a Laurence Olivier Award for Comedy Performance of the Year for "Accidental Death of an Anarchist" in 1991.


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