His credits at the Dublin Theatre Festival include "Streamers" by David Rabe
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Did You Know?
Before Schindler's List
(1993), I wouldn't have believed movies had a lot of power for social change. But having seen what happened with "Schindler's List", and touring the world with it, it really made me realize the power of images.
He recalled his most embarrassing moment in acting as when, relatively early in his career, he auditioned for the role of Fezzik, the giant in The Princess Bride
(1987). Director Rob Reiner
had a look of disgust on his face when he realized that Neeson was "only" six-feet-four. André the Giant
ended up getting the role.
Frequently portrays characters based on real people. (e.g. Rob Roy, Oskar Schindler, Michael Collins, Alfred Kinsey)