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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 11 wins & 32 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015/II Solace
Charles Ambrose
 2014 Miss Julie
 2013 Epic
Ronin (voice)
 2012/I Total Recall
Douglas Quaid / Hauser
 2011 My Least Favorite Career (Video short)
 2010/I The Way Back
 2009 Crazy Heart
Tommy Sweet
 2009 Ondine
 2008 In Bruges
 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)
 1999 The War Zone
Nick (as Colin J. Farrell)
 1998 Falling for a Dancer (TV Movie)
Daniel McCarthey
 1997 Drinking Crude
 1996 The Disappearance of Finbar
Simon (uncredited)
 1995 Frankie Starlight
Young Man In Cinema No. 2 (uncredited)
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Other Works:

He acted in Brian Friel's play, "Volunteers," at the Gate Theatre in London, England with Terence Lodge, Christopher Whitehouse, Michael Brophy, and Patrick O'Kane in the cast. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 11 Interviews | 17 Articles | 5 Pictorials | 19 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Colin Farrel | Colin J. Farrell | Col Farrell


5' 10" (1.78 m)

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Personal Quote:

[2012, on quitting drinking] When I knocked the jar on the head seven years ago, it was a BIG life change. You know, you don't just not drink and then act the same way and live the same way. For me, the drink was a huge part of my identity and it was a huge part of who I felt I was as a man. I'd been drinking since I was 14. So when that's gone, your life changes a little bit. See more »


He and Alicja Bachleda, became the parents of a son, named Henry Tadeusz, on October 7, 2009 in Los Angeles. See more »


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