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Colin Farrell

1976-05-31 Castleknock, Dublin, Ireland

Image of Colin Farrell


Colin James Farrell (born 31 May 1976) is an Irish actor. He made his film debut in The War Zone in 1999, and was discovered by Hollywood as the lead in Tigerland (2000). He then played in the film American Outlaws (2001), Phone Booth (2003), S.W.A.T. (2003), and The Recruit (2003). He also as the villain Bullseye in the superhero film Daredevil (2003). After starring in the independent films Intermission (2003), and A Home at the End of the World (2004), he starred in Alexander (2004), and The New World (2005). Roles in Miami Vice (2006), Ask the Dust (2006), and Cassandra's Dream (2007) followed. His role in In Bruges (2008) earned him a Hollywood Foreign Press Association Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy. He starred in Horrible Bosses (2011), for which he received critical praise, along with Fright Night (2011), and Total Recall (2012), Seven Psychopaths (2012). He also starred in Dead Man Down (2013), and Saving Mr. Banks (2013). In 2014, he starred in Winter's Tale. In 2015, he starred in the second season of HBO's True Detective, and also starred in the film The Lobster, for which he was nominated for his second Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy. In 2016, he played Percival Graves in Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. He has been cast as Oswald Cobblepot/The Penguin in the The Batman, which is set for a 2021 release.


The Batman Oswald Cobblepot / The Penguin 2021-09-29
The Gentlemen Coach 2020-01-01
Ava Simon 2020-08-06
Voyagers 2020-11-25
Gloomy Eyes 2020-02-17
Artemis Fowl Artemis Fowl I 2020-06-12
Dumbo Holt Farrier 2019-03-27
An Impossible Conundrum: The Making of 'The Killing of a Sacred Deer' Himself 2018-03-05
Widows Jack Mulligan 2018-11-06
Roman J. Israel, Esq. George Pierce 2017-11-17
The Killing of a Sacred Deer Steven Murphy 2017-10-20
The Beguiled Corporal John McBurney 2017-06-23
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Percival Graves 2016-11-16
It's Not Yet Dark Narrator (Voice) 2016-07-09
Solace Charles Ambrose 2015-09-03
The Lobster David 2015-10-15
Miss Julie John 2014-09-07
Winter's Tale Peter Lake 2014-02-13
Dead Man Down Victor 2013-03-08
Saving Mr. Banks Travers Robert Goff 2013-11-16
Epic Ronin (voice) 2013-05-15
Total Recall Doug Quaid/Carl Hauser 2012-08-02
Seven Psychopaths Marty Faranan 2012-10-12
Fright Night Jerry Dandrige 2011-08-18
Horrible Bosses Bobby Pellitt 2011-07-08
London Boulevard Harry Mitchel 2010-11-10
Burma Soldier Narrator (Voice) 2010-11-01
The Way Back Valka 2010-09-03
The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus Imaginarium Tony 3 2009-10-01
Crazy Heart Tommy Sweet 2009-12-16
Ondine Syracuse 2009-09-14
Triage Mark Walsh 2009-11-27
In Bruges Ray 2008-02-08
Pride and Glory Jimmy Eagan 2008-09-09
Kicking It Narrator 2008-06-13
Cassandra's Dream Terry Blaine 2007-06-18
Ask the Dust Arturo Bandini 2006-02-02
Miami Vice Detective James "Sonny" Crockett 2006-07-27
The New World Captain Smith 2005-12-25
Beyond Hell's Kitchen Himself/Bullseye 2004-11-30
A Home at the End of the World Bobby Morrow (1982) 2004-07-23
Alexander Alexander 2004-11-21
Veronica Guerin Tattooed Boy 2003-07-11
S.W.A.T. Jim Street 2003-08-08
The Recruit James Clayton 2003-01-31
Daredevil Lester / Bullseye 2003-02-14
Intermission Lehiff 2003-11-28
Minority Report Danny Witwer 2002-06-20
Hart's War Lt. Thomas W. Hart 2002-02-15
Phone Booth Stu Shepard 2002-09-09
American Outlaws Jesse James 2001-08-17
Tigerland Pvt. Roland Bozz 2000-09-22
Ordinary Decent Criminal Alec 2000-01-07
The War Zone Nick 1999-06-11
Falling for a Dancer Daniel McCarthey 1998-09-13
The Disappearance of Finbar Simon 1997-07-25
Drinking Crude Click 1997-01-01
Frankie Starlight Young Man In Cinema No. 2 (uncredited) 1995-11-22
The Banshees of Inisheer
After Yang Jake
War Pigs