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Colin Farrell ACTOR


Colin Farrell was born on may 31st, 1976 in Castleknock in Dublin, Ireland with the middle name James.  He was the youngest of four children born to, Eamon Farrell who was an Irish football player.  Colin briefly had plans to follow in his fathers footsteps, however, he developed an interest in acting when he began studying at the Gaiety School of Drama in Dublin. 
Soon he left school to appear on such television series back home as, "Ballykissangel" (1996), "Drinking Crude" (1997), "Falling for a Dancer" (1998) and the film, "The War Zone" (1999).
As his career progressed he began to gain more popularity and was seen on the big screen in such films as, "Tigerland" (2000), "Ordinary Decent Criminal" (2000), "American Outlaws" (2001), "Phone Booth" (2002), "Hart's War" (2002), "Minority Report" (2002)
In the year 2003 alone he appeared in five films, "The Recruit", "Daredevil", "Veronica Guerin", "S.W.A.T" and "Intermission".  Colin had no plans to slow down appearing in the big screen in even more films such as, "The New world" (2005), "Miami Vice" (2006), "Ask the Dust" (2006), "Cassandra's Dream" (2007), "In Bruges" (2008), "Pride and Glory" (2008), "Triage" (2009), "Crazy Heart" (2009) and another leading role in, "Ondine" (2009).
He is also involved with a number of charities and also donated his salary from the film, "The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus" (2009) to Heath Ledger's daughter since nothing was left to her in her father's will.
He has married only one time to Amelia Warner whom he wed in July 2001 but divorced that same year in November.  He has not re-married but is a father to, James Padraig born on 2003 from a relationship with model, Kim Bordenave.  He also has another son, Henry Tadeusz born in 2009 from a relationship with Alicia Bachleda. 
Throughout his career he has been honored in Hollywood a number of ways such as, People's Magazine naming him one of the, "50 Most Beautiful People" in 2003.  Company Magazine also voted him the 6th in, "The World's Sexiest man of 2003".
Colin currently resides in Los Angeles, California as well as Dublin, Ireland and most recent appearances have been in, "Fright Night" (2011) and soon to release, "Total Recall" and "Seven Psychopaths" (both 2012).


2012 Seven Psychopaths
2012 Total Recall
2011 Fright Night 
2011 Horrible Bosses
2010 London Boulevard 
2010 The Way Back
2009 Crazy Heart
2009 Ondine 
2009 Triage
2009 The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus 
2008 Pride and Glory 
2008 In Bruges
2007 Cassandra's Dream 
2006 Miami Vice 
2006 Ask the Dust 
2005 The New World 
2005 Scrubs 
2004 Alexander
2004 A Home at the End of the World 
2003 Intermission
2003 S.W.A.T
2003 Veronica Guerin 
2003 Daredevil
2003 The Recruit
2002 Phone Booth
2002 Minority Report 
2002 Hart's War
2001 American Outlaws
2000 Tigerland 
2000 Ordinary Decent Criminal 
1998-1999 Ballykissangel 
1999 Love in the 21st Century 
1999 The War Zone 
1998 Falling for a Dancer 
1997 Drinking Crude 
1996 The Disappearance of Finbar

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