Image of Liam Neeson

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.


Read bio at tmdb | Read bio at Wikipedia
Born:
Jun 7, 1952 In Ballymena, County Antrim, Northern Ireland, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
44
First Appeared:
In the series Playhouse 1974-03-13
Latest Project:
Movie Widows 2018-11-16
Known For
Filmography
Movie Widows 2018-11-16
Movie The Commuter Michael MacCauley 2018-01-11
Movie And the Winner Isn't Himself 2017-12-08
Movie Daddy's Home 2 Himself (voice) 2017-11-09
Movie Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House Mark Felt 2017-09-29
Movie Silence Father Cristóvão Ferreira 2016-12-22
Movie The Huntsman: Winter's War Narrator 2016-04-22
Movie Run All Night Jimmy Conlon 2015-03-11
Movie The Nut Job Raccoon (voice) 2014-01-17
Movie The Lego Movie Bad Cop / Good Cop / Pa Cop (voice) 2014-02-07
Movie A Million Ways to Die in the West Clinch 2014-05-22
Movie The Prophet Mustafa (voice) 2014-09-06
Movie Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues History Channel Host 2013-12-18
Movie Girl Rising Narrator (voice) 2013-03-07
Movie Battleship Admiral Shane 2012-04-11
Movie The Secret Policeman's Ball Himself 2012-03-04
Movie The Grey John Ottway 2012-01-26
Movie A Child's Garden of Poetry 2011-04-28
Movie Unknown Dr. Martin Harris 2011-02-16
Movie The Next Three Days Damon 2010-11-19
Movie The A-Team Col. John 'Hannibal' Smith 2010-06-10
Movie The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian Aslan (voice) 2008-05-16
Movie The Other Man Peter 2008-12-25
Movie Trumbo Himself 2007-09-10
Movie The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe Aslan (voice) 2005-12-07
Movie The Story of Star Wars Qui-Gon Jinn 2005-08-18
Movie Kingdom of Heaven Godfrey de Ibelin 2005-05-03
Movie Kinsey Alfred Kinsey 2004-09-04
Series Liberty's Kids John Paul Jones 2002-09-02
Movie K-19: The Widowmaker Mikhail Polenin 2002-07-19
Movie Ultimate Fights from the Movies Danny (Crossing the Line) (archive footage) 2002-04-16
Movie The Haunting Dr. David Marrow 1999-07-23
Movie Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace Qui-Gon Jinn 1999-05-19
Movie Les Misérables Jean Valjean 1998-05-01
Movie Before and After Ben Ryan 1996-02-23
Movie Nell Dr. Lovell 1994-12-23
Movie Leap of Faith Sheriff Will Braverman 1992-12-18
Movie Next of Kin Briar Gates 1989-10-20
Movie High Spirits Martin Brogan 1988-11-18
Movie Suspect Carl Wayne Anderson 1987-10-23
Movie Ellis Island Kevin Murray 1984-11-11
Movie Krull Kegan 1983-07-29
Movie Excalibur Gawain 1981-04-10
Series Playhouse Blacksmith 1974-03-13