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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 11 wins & 37 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Phone Booth
Phone Booth Stu Shepard
Total Recall
Total Recall Douglas Quaid / Hauser
In Bruges
In Bruges Ray
Miami Vice
Miami Vice Sonny Crockett


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 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:

Theatre: A Little world of our own, Lead Role, at the Donmar Warehouse in London. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 11 Interviews | 17 Articles | 5 Pictorials | 20 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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[on getting into top shape for Total Recall (2012)] I knew it was going to be a physical shoot. So I thought, I'm gonna put on a bit of weight, I'm gonna put on a bit of muscle and I'll get as fit as I've ever been...I did three miles every day on the treadmill, I'd do an hour and a half of weights. I'd go home, have something to eat, go for a two hour hike on the hills. I did that six days a ... See more »


Currently filming Oliver Stone's movie Alexander (2004) in Morocco. See more »


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