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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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Other Works:

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

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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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Valentine's Day - I don't even know what that's about. I mean, it's an excuse, I don't think there's anything wrong with flowers or chocolate-covered cherries, but it would be nice if it didn't take a commercially-promoted holiday for people to extend themselves in gestures of love. See more »


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 »


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

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