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Colin Farrell (I)


Colin Farrell is one of Ireland's best rising stars in Hollywood and abroad today. His film presence has been filled with memorable roles that range from an inwardly tortured hit man, to an adventurous explorer, a determined-but-failing writer, and the greatest military leader in history. Farrell was born on May 31, 1976 in Castleknock, Dublin, ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 10 wins & 28 nominations. See more awards »

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Filmography

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 2015 The Lobster (post-production)
David
 2014/I Solace (post-production)
 2015 True Detective (TV Series)
- Episode #2.1 (2015)
 2014 Miss Julie
John
 2013 Epic
Ronin (voice)
 2012 Chelsea Lately (TV Series)
Marty in 'Seven Psychopaths'
- Episode #6.152 (2012) ... Marty in 'Seven Psychopaths'
 2011 My Least Favorite Career (Video short)
Bobby
 2010/I The Way Back
Valka
 2009 Ondine
Syracuse
 2008 In Bruges
Ray
 2005 Scrubs (TV Series)
Billy Callahan
 2003 Veronica Guerin
Tattooed Boy
 2000 Ordinary Decent Criminal
Alec (as Colin Farrel)
 1998-1999 Ballykissangel (TV Series)
Danny Byrne
- The Wedding (1999) ... Danny Byrne (as Colin Farrel)
- The Outsiders (1999) ... Danny Byrne (as Colin Farrel)
- Brendan's Crossing (1999) ... Danny Byrne (as Colin Farrel)
 1999 Love in the 21st Century (TV Series)
Mattie
 1999 The War Zone
Nick (as Colin J. Farrell)
 1998 Falling for a Dancer (TV Movie)
Daniel McCarthey
 1997 Drinking Crude
Click
 1996 The Disappearance of Finbar
Simon (uncredited)
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Other Works:

Theatre: played the part of Steve Hart in Kelly's Reign in Australia. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 11 Interviews | 15 Articles | 5 Pictorials | 18 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Colin Farrel | Colin J. Farrell | Col Farrell

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Personal Quote:

I think I was 8 or 9 when I had a f*cking mad thing for Marilyn Monroe. I used to leave Smarties, the Irish equivalent of M&M's, under my pillow with a little note saying, 'I know you're dead, but these are very f*cking tasty, and you should come have a few. I won't tell anyone.' See more »

Trivia:

His mother, Rita, forced him to take dancing lessons once his brother, Emmon Farrell Jr., started them. Emmon Jr. also got him into acting by attending an acting school and later recommending it to Colin. See more »

Trademark:

Violent yet moral characters that are often pragmatic and observant See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

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