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Jim Sheridan is a master story-teller, and an acclaimed film director of few films, but good films nevertheless. Born in Dublin, Ireland, in 1949, Sheridan moved to America in 1982, meeting a man who invited him to run the Irish Arts Center. He found a place to live in Hell's Kitchen, New York City, and was low on finances at first. He eventually ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 6 Oscars. Another 31 wins & 44 nominations. See more awards »

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In America Producer
(2002)
My Left Foot Director
(1989)
The Boxer Producer
(1997)

Filmography

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  Hitmanforhire.net (executive producer) (announced)
 2018 First Disco (Short) (executive producer) (completed)
 2018 Shelter me: Apollo House (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2017 The Making of 11th Hour (Short) (executive producer)
 2017 Inside Apollo House (TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
 2017 The Making of the Secret Scripture (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2016 The Secret Scripture (producer)
 2015 Omar Sharif's Tribute (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2012 Dollhouse (executive producer)
 2006 Where's Daddy! (Short) (executive producer)
 2006 A Portrait of an Artist: The Making of 'Get Rich or Die Tryin' (Video documentary short) (producer)
 2005 Get Rich or Die Tryin' (producer)
 2002 In America (producer)
 2002 Bloody Sunday (executive producer)
 2001 On the Edge (executive producer)
 2000 Borstal Boy (executive producer)
 1999 Agnes Browne (producer)
 1997 The Boxer (producer)
 1996 Some Mother's Son (producer)
 1993 In the Name of the Father (producer)
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Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on his early years in New York] We didn't have a sense of being poor. We came from Ireland where you could literally be poor because there was about 17 percent unemployment and 15 percent interest rates and inflation, you know, and a war going on, so to come here wasn't as edgy... it seemed an easier place to live in. See more »

Trivia:

In an interview for Get Rich or Die Tryin' (2005), Sheridan stated that he when he tried out singing in a band, he found he was slightly tone deaf, and he did not have a wide vocal range. See more »

Trademark:

Frequently references Irish themes in his films, particularly the IRA See more »

Nickname:

Shea

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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