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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 & 26 nominations. See more awards »

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Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on Colin Farrell] In Ireland we admire Daniel Day-Lewis and respect Liam Neeson but somewhere inside us we love Colin, because we're just waiting for him to f**k up, you know. We're just waiting for him to fall in the s**t and be like us. Talent and good looks help when you're trying to make it in the entertainment industry, Colin has them in spades. Deep down he is such a great guy and it comes... See more »

Trivia:

His Dublin-based film production company is called "Hell's Kitchen". 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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