STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 771 this week

Jim Sheridan (I)


Jim Sheridan is a master story-teller, and an acclaimed film director of few films, but good films nevertheless. Born in Dublin, Ireland, in 1949, Sheridan moved to America in 1982, meeting a man who invited him to run the Irish Arts Center. He found a place to live in Hell's Kitchen, New York City, and was low on finances at first. He eventually ... See full bio »

Editors' Spotlight

Leonard Nimoy: 1931-2015

Best known for his work on "Star Trek," actor and director Leonard Nimoy died on Friday in Los Angeles. Read our full story on his varied career, and view our memorial photo gallery.

Watch on TV

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 44 people
created 23 Nov 2010
 
a list of 41 people
created 08 Jan 2011
 
a list of 28 people
created 09 Apr 2011
 
a list of 24 people
created 19 Aug 2011
 
a list of 29 people
created 07 Jun 2012
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Jim Sheridan's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 6 Oscars. Another 30 wins & 26 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Director (9 credits)
Show Show Producer (11 credits)
Show Show Writer (8 credits)
Show Show Actor (5 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (3 credits)
Show Show Self (32 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

4 Interviews | 1 Pictorial | See more »

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I find in modern cinema now...people don't like the mystic or the spiritual. It's become almost a dirty word now. See more »

Trivia:

Father of Irish writers Kirsten Sheridan and Naomi Sheridan. See more »

Trademark:

Frequently collaborates with U2 See more »

Nickname:

Shay

Star Sign:

Aquarius

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Get Rich or Die Tryin'? morganxiv
He's on the Top 250 and the Bottom 100 SigmaEcho
Best Director! Tasklessgirl
Sheridan V's Jordan: who is the pride of the Emerald Isle. mulhollandman
New Film? HearItClearIt
ARTEMIS FOWL Jaktenor
Discuss Jim Sheridan on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page