STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 343 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

Venice Film Festival

See the latest from the 2014 Venice Film Festival


Watch on TV

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 30 people
created 28 Nov 2010
 
a list of 38 people
created 29 Mar 2011
 
a list of 33 people
created 01 Jan 2012
 
a list of 44 people
created 5 months ago
 
a list of 23 people
created 2 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Jim Sheridan.

User Polls

Nominated for 6 Oscars. Another 29 wins & 28 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Director (9 credits)
Show Show Producer (11 credits)
Show Show Writer (7 credits)
Show Show Actor (5 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (3 credits)
Show Show Self (30 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:

Has stated that the children's performances in In America (2002) is what he's most proud of about his career. See more »

Trademark:

Frequently references Irish themes in his films, particularly the IRA 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