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Overview (1)

Height 6' 1¼" (1.86 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Timothy V Murphy was born in County Kerry, Ireland. Murphy began his career in Dublin where he trained in the Focus Theater.

Living in Los Angeles, California; Murphy is known for his roles as Galaan in the FX hit, Sons of Anarchy and Ian Doyle in Criminal Minds.

Murphy is known for the films; Disney's Lone Ranger opposite Johnny Depp; Appaloosa starring and directed by Ed Harris; Jorma Taccone's comedy Macgruber opposite Val Kilmer; National Treasure: Book of Secrets with Nicolas Cage and Ed Harris and the Indies Not That Funny opposite Tony Hale. As well as Jason Momoa's directorial debut Road to Paloma and Looms by the Funk Brothers.

A lifetime member of the Actors Studio, Murphy is an award winning stage actor and was nominated for Best Actor in Martin McDonagh's The Beauty Queen of Leenane. Other awards have included best ensemble for The Lost Plays of Tennessee Williams and best revival for the Brecht Musical, Happy End.

Murphy was voted "Best Villain in American Television" for his work on Sons of Anarchy.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Timothy V Murphy

Trivia (7)

Grew up salmon fishing with his father and two brothers.
Tim has two rescued pit bulls named Madra and Gorm. Madra means dog in Irish and Gorm means blue in Irish.
The play "Stones in His Pockets" by Mary Jones was written for Tim.
Murphy rides a Harley Davidson Street Bob.
Tim worked as a bouncer in Dublin, Ireland while he studied acting. He also worked in construction in New York City.
Murphy is an avid hiker, he climbs up Mt. Brandon and Caherconree when he is home in Kerry, Ireland.
Wrestled an alligator in South Dakota while shooting National Treasure 2.

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