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Colin O'Donoghue

O'Donoghue was born and raised in Drogheda, County Louth, in a Roman Catholic family. He initially attended Dundalk Grammar School, and then The Gaiety School of Acting in Dublin. At age 16, O'Donoghue went to Paris, France, for a month to learn the French language. Colin's early career was mainly split between theatre and television work in ... See full bio »

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Once Upon a Time
Once Upon a Time Captain Killian 'Hook' Jones / Captain Hook / Leftenant Killian Jones / Mr. Gold
The Rite
The Rite Michael Kovak
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 2016 Carrie Pilby
Professor Harrison
 2016 The Dust Storm
 2012 Storage 24
 2011 Identity (TV Movie)
John Bloom
 2009 The Euthanizer (Short)
 2009 The Tudors (TV Series)
Duke Philip of Bavaria
- The Undoing of Cromwell (2009) ... Duke Philip of Bavaria
 2009 Wild Decembers (TV Movie)
Young Guard
 2006 24/7 (Short)
 2005 Proof (TV Series)
- Episode #2.4 (2005) ... Jamie
- Episode #2.3 (2005) ... Jamie
 2004 Love Is the Drug (TV Series)
- Episode #1.4 (2004) ... Peter
- Episode #1.1 (2004) ... Peter
 2003 Call Girl (Short)
 2002 Home for Christmas (TV Movie)
Norman Quested
 2001 Rebel Heart (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.1 (2001) ... Rowe
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I was always kind of serious. It's nice to be able to play a complete bad boy who's the polar opposite to who I am. See more »


Parents are Con and Mary O'Donoghue. See more »


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