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.
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Colin Farrel | Colin J. Farrell | Col Farrell
5' 10" (1.78 m)
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[on physical training for film roles] "I find it the most tedious waste of life. It's so boring. I'd prefer to be sitting in a pub with a few strangers talkin' shit than looking at meself in the mirror runnin' on the treadmill."
He says that growing up, one of his childhood idols was Al Pacino
. He got the chance to work opposite his hero in The Recruit
(2003) (an experience he described as "scary as hell to work opposite a legend," even though he says Pacino was one of the kindest men he'd ever met and says they still hang out together).
Known for his temper both on and off the screen