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Pierce Brosnan

Pierce Brendan Brosnan was born in Drogheda, County Louth, Ireland, to May (Smith), a nurse, and Thomas Brosnan, a carpenter. He lived in Navan, County Meath, until he moved to England, UK, at an early age (thus explaining his ability to play men from both backgrounds convincingly). His father left the household when Pierce was a child and although... See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 17 wins & 18 nominations. See more awards »

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GoldenEye James Bond
Tomorrow Never Dies
Tomorrow Never Dies James Bond
Die Another Day
Die Another Day James Bond
The World Is Not Enough


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 2017 Across the River and Into the Trees (pre-production)
Colonel Richard Cantwell
 2017 Final Score (post-production)
 2017 The Son (TV Series) (announced)
Eli McCullough / Eli McCollough
- Episode #1.5 (2017) ... Eli McCullough
- Episode #1.4 (2017) ... Eli McCullough
- First Son of Texas (2017) ... Eli McCullough
- Second Empire (2017) ... Eli McCullough
- The Plum Tree (2017) ... Eli McCullough
 2016/I The Foreigner (post-production)
Liam Hennessy
 2016 I.T.
Mike Regan
 2016 Urge
The Man
 2015 A Christmas Star
Mr. Shepherd
 2015/I No Escape
 2015/I Survivor
 2013 The World's End
Guy Shepherd
 2011 Bag of Bones (TV Mini-Series)
Mike Noonan
- Part 2 (2011) ... Mike Noonan
- Part 1 (2011) ... Mike Noonan
 2008 Mamma Mia!
 2008 Mamma Mia: Deleted Scenes (Video short)
Sam (uncredited)
 1999 The Match
John MacGhee
 1998 The Nephew
Joe Brady
 1996 The Disappearance of Kevin Johnson
Pierce Brosnan
 1994 Love Affair
Ken Allen
 1994 Don't Talk to Strangers (TV Movie)
Patrick Brody
 1993 Detonator (TV Movie)
Michael 'Mike' Graham
 1993 Entangled
 1992 Running Wilde (TV Movie)
 1991 Victim of Love (TV Movie)
Paul Tomlinson
 1991 Murder 101 (TV Movie)
Charles Lattimore
 1990 Mister Johnson
Harry Rudbeck
 1989 The Heist (TV Movie)
Neil Skinner
 1988 The Deceivers
William Savage
 1988 Taffin
 1988 Noble House (TV Mini-Series)
Ian Dunross
- Part IV (1988) ... Ian Dunross
- Part III (1988) ... Ian Dunross
- Part II (1988) ... Ian Dunross
- Part I (1988) ... Ian Dunross
 1986 Nomads
Jean Charles Pommier
 1982 Nancy Astor (TV Mini-Series)
Robert Gould Shaw
- Scandals (1982) ... Robert Gould Shaw
- Mr and Mrs Shaw (1982) ... Robert Gould Shaw
- The Gentleman from Boston (1982) ... Robert Gould Shaw
- The Longhornes of Virginia (1982) ... Robert Gould Shaw
 1982 Play for Today (TV Series)
- The Silly Season (1982) ... Dennis
 1981 The Manions of America (TV Mini-Series)
Rory O'Manion
- Part III (1981) ... Rory O'Manion
- Part II (1981) ... Rory O'Manion
- Part I (1981) ... Rory O'Manion
 1980 The Mirror Crack'd
Actor playing 'Jamie' (uncredited)
 1980 The Professionals (TV Series)
Radio Man
- Blood Sports (1980) ... Radio Man
 1980 The Long Good Friday
1st Irishman
 1980 Murphy's Stroke (TV Movie)
Donnelly / Edward O'Grady
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(6/10) TV commercial (PSA): Save the Whales Now!, a joint project of the Natural Resources Defense Council, The Humane Society of the United States and the International Fund for Animal Welfare. See more »

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3 Print Biographies | 29 Interviews | 25 Articles | 19 Pictorials | 55 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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[March 2004] They're too scared. They feel they have to top themselves in a genre which is just spectacle and a huge bang for your buck. But I think you can have your cake and eat it. You can have real character work, a character storyline and a thriller aspect and all kinds of quips, asides, the explosions and the women. We're just saturated with too many overblown action films with no plot. ... See more »


Graduated from the prestigious acting course at the Drama Centre London. See more »


Has a scar on the right side above his top lip. He was hit by a stunt man on the making of Tomorrow Never Dies (1997).

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