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Liam Neeson

William John "Liam" Neeson OBE (born 7 June 1952) is an Irish actor who has been nominated for an Oscar, a BAFTA and three Golden Globe Awards. He has starred in a number of notable roles including Oskar Schindler in Schindler's List, Michael Collins in Michael Collins, Peyton Westlake in Darkman, Jean Valjean in Les Misérables, Qui-Gon Jinn in Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace, Alfred Kinsey in Kinsey, Ras Al Ghul in Batman Begins and the voice of Aslan in The Chronicles of Narnia film series. He has also starred in several other notable films, from major Hollywood studio releases (ie. Excalibur, The Dead Pool, Nell, Rob Roy, The Haunting, Love Actually, Kingdom of Heaven, Taken, Clash of the Titans, The A-Team, Unknown) to smaller arthouse films (ie. Deception, Breakfast on Pluto, Chloe). He was born in Ballymena, County Antrim, Northern Ireland and educated at Saint Patrick's College, Ballymena Technical College and Queen's University Belfast. He moved to Dublin after university to further his acting career, joining the renowned Abbey Theatre. In the early 1990s, he moved again to the United States, where the wide acclaim for his performance in Schindler's List led to more high-profile work. He is widowed and lives in New York with his two sons. Description above from the Wikipedia article Liam Neeson, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Jun 7, 1952 In Ballymena, County Antrim, Northern Ireland
Movie/TV Credits:
119
First Appeared:
In the series The Academy Awards 1953-03-18
Latest Project:
Movie Silence 2016-12-22
Known For
Poster of Operation Chromite
Poster of 1916: The Irish Rebellion
Poster of Kinsey
Poster of The Simpsons
Filmography
Movie Silence Father Cristóvão Ferreira 2016-12-22
Movie 1916: The Irish Rebellion Narrator 2016-03-16
Movie The Huntsman: Winter's War Narrator 2016-04-06
Movie A Monster Calls The Monster 2016-10-07
Movie Operation Chromite Douglas MacArthur 2016-07-27
Movie Run All Night Jimmy Conlon 2015-03-11
Movie Entourage Liam Neeson 2015-06-03
Movie Ted 2 Customer 2015-06-25
Movie A Christmas Star Narrator / Radio DJ 2015-11-13
Series The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Himself 2014-02-17
Movie The Lego Movie Bad Cop / Good Cop / Pa Cop (voice) 2014-02-06
Movie The Nut Job Raccoon (voice) 2014-01-17
Movie Nature: Snow Monkeys Himself / Narrator 2014-04-23
Movie Non-Stop Bill Marks 2014-01-26
Movie Road Narrator 2014-06-11
Movie A Million Ways to Die in the West Clinch 2014-05-22
Movie Taken 3 Bryan Mills 2014-12-16
Movie A Walk Among the Tombstones Matthew Scudder 2014-09-18
Movie Manny Narrator 2014-12-31
Movie The Prophet Mustafa (voice) 2014-09-06
Movie Khumba Phango (voice) 2013-07-18
Movie Girl Rising Narrator (voice) 2013-03-07
Movie Jeff Wayne's Musical Version of the War of the Worlds Alive on Stage! The New Generation The Journalist 2013-11-28
Movie Third Person Michael 2013-09-09
Movie Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues History Channel Host 2013-12-18
Movie Battleship Admiral Shane 2012-04-11
Movie The Grey John Ottway 2012-01-26
Movie The Secret Policeman's Ball Himself 2012-03-04
Movie Wrath of the Titans Zeus 2012-03-27
Movie The Dark Knight Rises Ra's Al Ghul 2012-07-16
Movie Room 237 Oskar Schindler (archive footage) (uncredited) 2012-10-26
Movie Taken 2 Bryan Mills 2012-09-27
Movie Unknown Dr. Martin Harris 2011-02-16
Movie A Child's Garden of Poetry 2011-04-28
Movie After.Life Eliot Deacon 2010-04-09
Movie Clash of the Titans Zeus 2010-04-01
Movie The A-Team Col. John 'Hannibal' Smith 2010-06-10
Movie The Wildest Dream Narrator 2010-08-06
Movie The Next Three Days Damon 2010-11-18
Movie The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader Aslan (voice) 2010-08-13
Movie Five Minutes of Heaven Alistair Little 2009-01-19
Movie Chloe David Stewart 2009-03-25
Movie The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian Aslan (voice) 2008-05-15
Movie Taken Bryan 2008-02-18
Series Star Wars: The Clone Wars Qui-Gon Jinn 2008-10-03
Movie Ponyo Fujimoto (voice: English) 2008-07-19
Movie The Other Man Peter 2008-12-25
Movie Trumbo Himself 2007-09-10
Series The One Show Unknown 2006-08-14
Movie Black Holes: The Other Side of Infinity Narrator 2006-02-10
Movie Seraphim Falls Carver 2006-09-13
Series El hormiguero Himself 2006-09-24
Movie Kingdom of Heaven Godfrey de Ibelin 2005-05-03
Movie Batman Begins Henri Ducard 2005-06-10
Movie Breakfast on Pluto Father Liam 2005-09-03
Movie The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe Aslan (voice) 2005-12-07
Movie Patrick Narrator 2004-03-14
Movie Kinsey Alfred Kinsey 2004-09-04
Movie Coral Reef Adventure Narrator (voice) 2003-02-14
Movie Love Actually Daniel 2003-09-07
Series The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2003-09-08
Movie Martin Luther Himself - Narrator (voice) 2002-01-01
Movie Ultimate Fights from the Movies Danny (Crossing the Line) (archive footage) 2002-04-16
Movie K-19: The Widowmaker Mikhail Polenin 2002-07-19
Movie Gangs of New York Priest Vallon 2002-12-14
Series Liberty's Kids John Paul Jones 2002-09-02
Movie The Beginning: Making 'Episode I' Himself 2001-02-01
Movie Journey into Amazing Caves Narrator (voice) 2001-03-01
Movie The Endurance: Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition voice 2000-09-02
Movie Gun Shy Charles Mayeaux 2000-02-04
Movie Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace Qui-Gon Jinn 1999-05-19
Movie The Haunting Dr. David Marrow 1999-07-23
Movie Everest Narrator 1998-03-06
Movie Les Misérables Jean Valjean 1998-05-01
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Movie Michael Collins Michael Collins 1996-10-25
Movie Before and After Ben Ryan 1996-02-23
Series The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Unknown 1996-07-22
Movie Lumière and Company Himself 1995-01-01
Movie Rob Roy Robert Roy MacGregor (Rob Roy) 1995-04-13
Movie Nell Dr. Lovell 1994-12-23
Movie Ethan Frome Ethan Frome 1993-03-12
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Movie Schindler's List Oskar Schindler 1993-11-29
Movie Shining Through Franze-Otto Dietrich 1992-01-31
Movie Husbands and Wives Michael Gates 1992-09-18
Movie Ruby Cairo Fergus Lamb 1992-10-29
Movie Leap of Faith Sheriff Will Braverman 1992-12-18
Movie Under Suspicion Tony Aaron 1991-09-27
Movie Darkman Peyton Westlake / Darkman 1990-08-24
Movie The Big Man Danny Scoular 1990-08-31
Series The Simpsons Unknown 1989-12-17
Movie Next of Kin Briar Gates 1989-10-20
Movie Satisfaction Martin Falcon 1988-02-12
Movie The Dead Pool Peter Swan 1988-07-12
Movie The Good Mother Leo 1988-11-04
Movie High Spirits Martin Brogan 1988-11-18
Movie Sworn to Silence Vincent Cauley 1987-04-06
Movie Suspect Carl Wayne Anderson 1987-10-23
Movie A Prayer for the Dying Liam Docherty 1987-09-11
Movie If Tomorrow Comes Insp. André Trignant 1986-03-16
Series If Tomorrow Comes André Trignant 1986-03-16
Movie The Mission Fielding 1986-09-29
Movie Lamb Michael Lamb 1986-11-06
Movie Arthur the King Grak 1985-04-26
Movie The Bounty Charles Churchill 1984-05-04
Series Miami Vice Unknown 1984-09-16
Movie Ellis Island Kevin Murray 1984-11-11
Movie A Woman of Substance Blackie O'Neill 1984-11-25
Series A Woman of Substance Blackie O'Neill 1984-11-26
Series Live with Regis and Kathie Lee Unknown 1983-04-04
Movie Krull Kegan 1983-07-29
Series Nature Narrator 1982-10-10
Movie Excalibur Gawain 1981-04-10
Movie Pilgrim's Progress Evangelist 1978-04-05
Movie Dinner at The Sporting Club Dermot 1978-11-07
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Series Playhouse Blacksmith 1974-03-13
Series The Academy Awards Liam Neeson 1953-03-18