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A native of Dublin, Ireland, Colin Farrell began turning heads in Hollywood when he starred in Joel Schumacher's Tigerland (2000), the story of American soldiers taken to the backwoods of Louisiana in 1971 to play war games in preparation for their first tour of duty in Vietnam. He garnered a Best Actor Award from the Boston Society of Film ... 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)
 2014 Miss Julie (completed)
John
 2015 True Detective (TV Series)
- Episode #2.1 (2015)
 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:

[on Alexander (2004)] The reviews and the financial catastrophe that it was made me ask questions about what I was doing and if I wanted to do it. There was a certain amount of craft I lacked at the time. But all of us involved in that film worked our arses off and gave it 110 per cent. As Anthony Hopkins' character says: "All men, we reach, we fall, we reach, we fall." That was prophetic because... See more »

Trivia:

Has twice taken roles meant for Heath Ledger. One of the roles was Alexander (2004), the second role was The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus (2009). Farrell, along with Jude Law and Johnny Depp, will play a physically altered form of Ledger's character as he travels through different worlds. See more »

Trademark:

Irish accent See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

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