He is the son of David McCallum Jr, musician and actor, the ethernal Illya Kuryakin. His grandfather, David Sr was the main violinist in the Beatles' Sgt Pepper album recording sessions. Val McCallum is a musician too, now playing with folk veteran Jackson Browne. He is releasing his first album, At the End of the Day. This is what John Anson (from the Lancashire Telegraph) wrote about Val:
McCallum, who, incidentally, is the son of Man From Uncle actor David McCallum, had a selection of vintage guitars – I counted seven – and used them to full effect. He didn’t indulge in face-melting, foot on the monitor solos, but instead had a languid, easy style which just added to the melody.
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