STARmeter
Top 500
Up 256 this week

Cillian Murphy


Striking Irish actor Cillian Murphy was born in Douglas, the oldest child of Brendan Murphy, who works for the Irish Department of Education, and a mother who is a teacher of french. He has three younger siblings. Murphy was educated at Presentation Brothers College, Cork. He went on to study law at University College Cork, but dropped out after ... See full bio »

Watch on TV

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 22 people
created 27 Feb 2011
 
a list of 31 people
created 11 Nov 2011
 
a list of 31 people
created 14 Nov 2012
 
a list of 29 people
created 20 Nov 2012
 
a list of 33 people
created 10 Jul 2013
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Cillian Murphy.

User Polls

Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 3 wins & 29 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Filmography

To always display TV and movie credits separately, edit your site preferences.

Hide Hide Show Show Actor: Movie (42 credits)
 2014 Aloft
Ivan
 2013 Harriet and the Matches (Short)
Cat (voice)
 2012/IV Broken
Mike Kiernan
 2011/I Retreat
Martin
 2010 TRON: Legacy
Edward Dillinger (uncredited)
 2009/I The Water (Short)
Son
 2009 Perrier's Bounty
Michael McCrea
 2006 The Silent City (Short)
 2003 Zonad (Short)
Guy Hendrickson
 2001 Disco Pigs
Pig / Darren
 2001 Watchmen (Short)
Phil
 2000 Filleann an Feall (Short)
Ger
 2000 A Man of Few Words (Short)
Best Man
 1999 At Death's Door (Short)
Young Reaper
 1999 Eviction (Short)
Brendan McBride
 1999 The Trench
Rag Rookwood
 1999 Sunburn
Davin McDerby
 1998 Sweety Barrett
Pat the Barman
 1997 Quando (Short)
Pat
Show Show Actor: TV (2 credits)
Show Show Actor: Video Game (1 credit)
Show Show Soundtrack: Movie (2 credits)
Show Show Writer: Movie (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks: TV (1 credit)
Show Show Self: TV (16 credits)
Show Show Self: Movie (3 credits)
Show Show Self: Video (1 credit)
Show Show Archive footage (3 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Originated the role of Darren ("Pig") in Enda Walsh's "Disco Pigs" Corcadorca Theatre Company, Triskel Theatre, Cork, Ireland (September 1996). He also played the role on tour. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 6 Articles | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I've a very, very close-knit group of friends from Ireland. They and my family are the most important things to me. See more »

Trivia:

Has two sisters, Sile and Orla. See more »

Trademark:

Dark brown hair and bright blue eyes See more »

Nickname:

Cilly

Star Sign:

Gemini

Message Boards

Recent Posts
six degrees of Cillian Murphy lemonade_master17
Cute or Creepy? Mia-Sarah-Mia-Springs
Cillian's 3 Best Performances mando-morales35
what does everyone want to see him in? breeza_foreverr
Cillian as Christian Grey dsle
In The Dark Knight Rises? briana9696
Discuss Cillian Murphy on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page