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Liam Neeson


Liam Neeson was born on June 7, 1952 in Ballymena, Northern Ireland, UK, to Katherine (Brown), a cook, and Bernard Neeson, a school caretaker. Liam worked as a forklift operator for Guinness, truck driver, assistant architect and an amateur boxer. He had originally sought a career as a teacher by attending St. Mary's Teaching College, Newcastle. ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 19 wins & 37 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Schindler's List
Schindler's List Oskar Schindler
(1993)
Batman Begins
Batman Begins Ducard
(2005)
Taken
Taken Bryan Mills
(2008)

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 2018 The Trainer (pre-production)
John Moore
 2016/I Silence
Ferreira
 2016 A Monster Calls
The Monster
 2016 The Huntsman: Winter's War
Narrator (uncredited)
 2015 A Christmas Star
Narrator / Radio DJ
 2015 Ted 2
Customer
 2014 The Prophet
Mustafa (voice)
 2014 The LEGO Movie
Bad Cop / Good Cop / Pa Cop (voice)
 2014/I The Nut Job
Raccoon (voice)
 2013 Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues
History Channel Host (uncredited)
 2013 Khumba
Phango (voice)
 2011 The Grey
Ottway
 2008 The Other Man
Peter
 2008 Ponyo
Fujimoto (English version, voice)
 2008/I Taken
Bryan Mills
 2005 Breakfast on Pluto
Father Liam
 2000 Gun Shy
Charlie
 1995 Rob Roy
Rob Roy
 1992 Leap of Faith
Will
 1992 Ruby Cairo
Fergus Lamb
 1992 Husbands and Wives
Michael Gates
 1992 Shining Through
Franze-Otto Dietrich
 1991 Under Suspicion
Tony Aaron
 1990 Crossing the Line
Danny Scoular
 1989 Next of Kin
Briar Gates
 1988 The Good Mother
Leo
 1988 Satisfaction
Martin Falcon
 1986 Duet for One
Totter
 1986 The Delta Force
Delta Force Member (uncredited)
 1985 Lamb
Michael Lamb
 1985 The Innocent
John Carns
 1983 Krull
Kegan
 1981 Nailed
Young Catholic
 1981 Excalibur
Gawain
 1979 Christiana
Greatheart
 1978 Pilgrim's Progress
Pilgrim
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Other Works:

(1993- ). Active on Broadway in the following productions: See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 11 Interviews | 25 Articles | 7 Pictorials | 20 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

6' 4" (1.93 m)
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Personal Quote:

Just look at the success of Taken (2008), for example. I thought it was going to be a straight-to-video release. That is actually one of the reasons I did it, to be honest. I felt like spending three months in Paris, I'd get to do all this physical stuff that no one would think of me for, and that the film would go straight to video. Then it became this big success. I was a tiny bit embarrassed ... See more »

Trivia:

Has two sons with Natasha Richardson: Micheál Richard Antonio Neeson (born June 22, 1995) and Daniel Jack Neeson (born August 27, 1996). See more »

Trademark:

Deep gravelly voice See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

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