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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 »

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Nominated for 6 Oscars. Another 30 wins & 27 nominations. See more awards »

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Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on Daniel Day-Lewis] You know when you watch a genius at work like Daniel, and when you say 'cut'... it's like a bank vault unlocking when you see Daniel coming back to himself. So you're dealing with genius and there's a level to it where Daniel is Daniel and I don't have to do that much, you know? See more »

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

Trademark:

Two young daughters in the family (In America, Brothers, Dream House) See more »

Nickname:

Shay

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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