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Colin Farrell Biography, Age, Wife, Children, Family, Wiki & More

Updated On : March 29, 2019

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Short Biography

Colin Farrell was born on 31-05-1976 in Castleknock, Dublin, Leinster, Ireland. He is an Irish Film Actor & Television Actor.

Other Name: Colin James Farrell, CJ, C. J. Farrell, Col
Other Professions: Television Actor

Colin Farrell Complete Bio & Career

Colin Farrell was born for a footballer father. Even his uncle and brother were playing football. He was encouraged to pursue music and acting by his brother. Though he was rejected in few of his initial auditions, he never let his desire down. He joined the Gaiety School of Acting to learn acting.
While learning acting he was regularly playing in dramas and plays. When he started a career as an actor he was mostly seen in TV shows. He acted in few films like Falling for a Dancer and Ballykissangel in small roles. His debut movie as an actor was The War Zone. He got many opportunities later to appear in films like Tigerland, Ordinary Decent Criminal, etc. here he proved his talent to get better offers in lead roles in the future.
His acting in Hart’s War and American Outlaws didn’t get him any success. Movies like S.W.A.T, The Recruit and Phone Booth brought him critics rather than appreciations. For his continued efforts and intensity, he was always seen on screen in one or the other films. The Observer was the first box office hit, where Farrel was praised for his acting. He was recently seen in the adventure film Dumbo alongside veteran French actress Eva Green.

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Colin Farrell Family, Relatives and Other Relations

Colin was born to Eamon Farrell and Rita Farrell. Colin Farrell and Amelia Warner, a famous American singer and actress were dating and said to be not married legally but living together from 2001. In 2003 he started dating Britney Spears, another renowned singer and Josie Maran, Angelina Jolie and few more models. He married Kim Bordenave and the couple has a son. Again in 2007, he started dating a medical student Muireann McDonnell. Farrell was even associated with Emma Forrest and the couple had also planned for a child but they got separated before that. Farrell and Alicia Bachleda-Curus couple gave birth to a son in 2009 and they got separated in 2010.

Life's Important Dates Of Colin Farrell

Body Measurements

Chest Size 42
Biceps Size 15
Waist Size 33
Skin Colour White
Eye Colour Dark Brown
Hair Colour Dark Brown

Personal Info

Home Town Dublin
Nationality Irish
Religion Christian
Address Los Angeles, US
School St. Brigid’s National School, Dublin
College Castleknock College, Dublin
Gormanston College, Dublin
Gaiety Drama School, Dublin
Qualification Graduate
Hobbies Dancing
Marital Status Married
Debut Film - Drinking Crude (1997)
TV - Ballykissangel (1998)
Best Movies Alexander (2004) and In Bruges (2008) among others
Salary N/A
Net Worth $50 Million
Official Website N/A


Car Collections Ford Bronco and Cadillac Escalade Hybrid


Favorite Color Blue
Favorite Sport Football
Favorite Singer Britney Spears
Favorite Place Mexico
Favorite Food Withnail and I (1987)

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Colin Farrell

  • His full name is Colin James Farrell.
  • He appeared in the commercial of famous Men's perfume line Dolce-e-Gabbana.
  • He has been diagnosed with chronic insomnia since the age of 12.
  • He was made the official ambassador for the Homeless World Cup, which aims to make soccer an inspiration for homeless people to improve their lives in the year 2015.
  • Prior to becoming an actor, he has worked as a dance instructor.
  • He published his autobiography called Colin Farrell: Living Dangerously in the year 2005.

Colin Farrell Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

48 years, 0month, 17 days old age Colin Farrell will turn 49 on 31 May, 2025. Only 11 months, 13 days, 20 hours,21 minutes has left for his next birthday.

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Colin Farrell has celebrated the total number of 48 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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