Malcolm John Taylor, better known by his stage name Malcolm McDowell, is an English actor and voice actor who is probably best known for playing Alex in Stanley Kubrick's A Clockwork Orange. Other notable roles of his include Soran in Star Trek Generations, Daniel Linderman in Heroes, and other villains in movies.
For Disney, he played the role of Austin Cloquet in Disney's 1997 live-action comedy film, Mr. Magoo and provided the voice for Dr. Calico in the 2008 movie Bolt, the Shaman in the Aladdin series, Reginald Fletcher on Phineas and Ferb, and Lord Fathom in Jake and the Never Land Pirates.
In 1998, he played Mr. Roarke in the remake of Fantasy Island, which, like the original, aired on ABC.
- McDowell was originally considered along James Caan, Tim Curry, Robert Duvall, and Ray Liotta to voice Scar in The Lion King, but at the end, Jeremy Irons was cast instead.