Kevin McNally is an English actor.


Born in Bristol, McNally worked at Birmingham Rep and was awarded a scholarship at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts. A popular character actor in both films and television, McNally notably appeared in all the Pirates of the Caribbean films as Joshamee Gibbs and made a celebrated stage appearance as Claudius opposite Jude Law in Hamlet.

An occasional voice actor, McNally has also written several episodes for television programmes Minder and Boon.


McNally has sang in several productions, often in recitative form, such as Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest and The Phantom of the Opera. However he also sang "Rocket Man" in A Bit of Fry and Laurie and two songs in the Cole Porter film De-Lovely.


De-Lovely (2004)

  • Weren't We Fools (duet)
  • Well Did You Evah! (contains solo lines)

The Phantom of the Opera (2004)

  • Magical Lasso (duet)

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006)

  • Yo Ho Ho (And a Bottle of Rum)(solo)


A Bit of Fry and Laurie (1995)

  • Rocket Man (solo)


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