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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 13 wins & 53 nominations. See more awards »

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The Lobster
The Lobster David
In Bruges
In Bruges Ray
S.W.A.T. Jim Street
Minority Report
Minority Report Danny Witwer


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 2019 Dumbo (post-production)
Holt Farrier
 2018 Widows (post-production)
Jack Mulligan
 2018 Legend of Cambria (TV Series)
- Kingdom Without End (2018) ... Narrator
- The Last Stand (2018) ... Narrator
- March of Brutus (2018) ... Narrator
- The Red Dragon (2018) ... Narrator
- Lady of the Falls (2018) ... Narrator
 2017 Roman J. Israel, Esq.
George Pierce
 2017 The Beguiled
Corporal McBurney
 2017 The Killing of a Sacred Deer
Steven Murphy
 2015/II Solace
Charles Ambrose
 2015 True Detective (TV Series)
Detective Ray Velcoro
- Omega Station (2015) ... Detective Ray Velcoro
- Black Maps and Motel Rooms (2015) ... Detective Ray Velcoro
- Church in Ruins (2015) ... Detective Ray Velcoro
- Other Lives (2015) ... Detective Ray Velcoro
- Down Will Come (2015) ... Detective Ray Velcoro
 2015 The Lobster
 2014 Miss Julie
 2014 Winter's Tale
Peter Lake
 2013 Saving Mr. Banks
Travers Goff
 2013 Epic
Ronin (voice)
 2013 Dead Man Down
 2012 Seven Psychopaths
 2012/I Total Recall
Douglas Quaid / Hauser
 2011 Fright Night
 2011 Horrible Bosses
Bobby Pellit
 2010 London Boulevard
 2010/I The Way Back
 2009 Crazy Heart
Tommy Sweet
 2009 Ondine
 2009 Triage
Mark Walsh
 2009 The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus
Imaginarium Tony 3
 2008 Pride and Glory
Jimmy Egan
 2008 In Bruges
 2007 Cassandra's Dream
Terry Blaine
 2006 Miami Vice
Sonny Crockett
 2006 Ask the Dust
Arturo Bandini
 2005 The New World
Captain Smith
 2005 Scrubs (TV Series)
- My Lucky Charm (2005) ... Billy
 2004 Alexander
 2004 A Home at the End of the World
Bobby Morrow (1982)
 2003 Intermission
 2003 S.W.A.T.
Jim Street
 2003 Veronica Guerin
Tattooed Boy
 2003 Daredevil
 2003 The Recruit
James Douglas Clayton
 2002 Phone Booth
Stu Shepard
 2002 Minority Report
Danny Witwer
 2002 Hart's War
Lt. Thomas W. Hart
 2001 American Outlaws
Jesse James
 2000 Tigerland
Pvt. Roland Bozz
 2000 Ordinary Decent Criminal
Alec (as Colin Farrel)
 1998-1999 Ballykissangel (TV Series)
Danny Byrne
- The Wedding (1999) ... Danny Byrne (as Colin Farrel)
- With a Song in My Heart (1999) ... Danny Byrne
- The Outsiders (1999) ... Danny Byrne (as Colin Farrel)
- A Few Dollars More (1999) ... Danny Byrne
- 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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Personal Details

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 | 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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Personal Quote:

I'm just a true Irish boy at heart. I'm just myself, I stick by my guns and I treat people the way I think they should be treated, regardless of their status. And I just have a laugh. See more »


One of his favourites books is "When Nietzsche wept" by Irvin D. Yalom. See more »


Known for his temper both on and off the screen See more »

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