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Colin Farrell (I)


Colin Farrell is one of Ireland's best rising stars in Hollywood and abroad today. His film presence has been filled with memorable roles that range from an inwardly tortured hit man, to an adventurous explorer, a determined-but-failing writer, and the greatest military leader in history. Farrell was born on May 31, 1976 in Castleknock, Dublin, ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 12 wins & 49 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Phone Booth
Phone Booth Stu Shepard
(2002)
Total Recall
Total Recall Douglas Quaid / Hauser
(2012)
S.W.A.T.
S.W.A.T. Jim Street
(2003)
In Bruges
In Bruges Ray
(2008)

Filmography

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 2018 Widows (filming)
  Dumbo (pre-production)
Holt
 2014 Miss Julie
John
 2013 Epic
Ronin (voice)
 2012/I Total Recall
Douglas Quaid / Hauser
 2010/I The Way Back
Valka
 2009 Ondine
Syracuse
 2008 In Bruges
Ray
 2005 Scrubs (TV Series)
Billy
- My Lucky Charm (2005) ... Billy
 2003 Veronica Guerin
Tattooed Boy
 2000 Ordinary Decent Criminal
Alec (as Colin Farrel)
 1998-1999 Ballykissangel (TV Series)
Danny Byrne
- The Wedding (1999) ... Danny Byrne (as Colin Farrel)
- The Outsiders (1999) ... Danny Byrne (as Colin Farrel)
- Brendan's Crossing (1999) ... Danny Byrne (as Colin Farrel)
 1999 Love in the 21st Century (TV Series)
Mattie
 1999 The War Zone
Nick (as Colin J. Farrell)
 1998 Falling for a Dancer (TV Movie)
Daniel McCarthey
 1997 Drinking Crude
Click
 1996 The Disappearance of Finbar
Simon (uncredited)
 1995 Frankie Starlight
Young Man In Cinema No. 2 (uncredited)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in Brian Friel's play, "Volunteers," at the Gate Theatre in London, England with Terence Lodge, Christopher Whitehouse, Michael Brophy, and Patrick O'Kane in the cast. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 11 Interviews | 17 Articles | 5 Pictorials | 20 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Colin Farrel | Colin J. Farrell | Col Farrell

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I think I was 8 or 9 when I had a f*cking mad thing for Marilyn Monroe. I used to leave Smarties, the Irish equivalent of M&M's, under my pillow with a little note saying, "I know you're dead, but these are very f*cking tasty, and you should come have a few. I won't tell anyone.". See more »

Trivia:

He has two tattoos on his left forearm. The first one is the words "Carpe Diem" (Latin for "Seize the day"). Beside this tattoo there is a second tattoo, which is a black cross. See more »

Trademark:

Violent yet moral characters that are often pragmatic and observant See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

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