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Who is Your Favourite Irish Actor?

To celebrate St Patrick's Day we're looking to the amazing actors who hail from the Emerald Isle. Ireland has produced some of the best leading men, from Oscar winners to brooding heartthrobs and bad boys. We'd love to know: who is your favourite?

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littlemunchkin littlemunchkin 5 years
Liam Neeson!
mizztownsend mizztownsend 7 years
deffo stuart townsend..! he is sooo sxii... luvz ya ta bitz stu..!!
lizlee89 lizlee89 8 years
anyone w/ an irish accent is just sexy - add a gorgeous face and acting chops and I swoon...
talie talie 8 years
that would be colin farrell, so sexy, a brilliant actor and a great dad.
sexydoll111 sexydoll111 8 years
and he is a brilliant actor.
sexydoll111 sexydoll111 8 years
my choice would be the super, super hot and unbelievably sexy colin farrell, he is my sweetheart.
nagoo7 nagoo7 8 years
me too, my choice is gorgeous and breath taking colin farrell, i wished he was mine.
RoyalBlueMoss RoyalBlueMoss 8 years
Cillian Murphy!
kcboyer kcboyer 8 years
I'm also a Brendan Gleeson fan. I love his stuff. Everything from Braveheart to Harry Potter. He's just a great versatile actor. My favorite role though has to be from Kingdom of Heaven. He was just so great in that!
deorade deorade 8 years
Yeah, DDL has dual citizenship. he is so magnetic - love him
ilanac13 ilanac13 8 years
jonathan is my favorite - ever since i saw him in bend it like beckham, i've been a bit obsessed. thank goodness though his career has taken off a bit since then so he has a more defined 'body of work'
elmo8 elmo8 8 years
Daniel Day-Lewis was born and raised in England to an Irish father and has lived most of his adult life in Ireland. He has an Irish accent for crying out loud sake so it's splitting hairs a little bit. Nicole Kidman was born in Hawaii to Australian parents and raised in Australia and I don't see anyone claiming she's American.
lala788 lala788 8 years
Colin Farrell
Colin Farrell. Great actor, great daddy, and a reformed bad boy. You gotta love him. I love Cillian Murphy as well. Colin is my fave. I :LOVE: Colin and always will.
bizzybee bizzybee 8 years
Colin ... apparently I'm not over my thing for cheeky bad boys.
tld123 tld123 8 years
Yes, I also was going to add that Daniel Day-Lewis was born and raised in England! But I honestly thought he was Irish until I looked it up. I'd have to pick Colin, Liam and Jonathon as my favorites, couldn't just pick one :-)
Such-as Such-as 8 years
Daniel Day-Lewis is British. I'm gonna have to go with Liam.
jackiehenry jackiehenry 8 years
Pierce Brosnan is my favorite Irish actor!
darkoblivion darkoblivion 8 years
Daniel Day-Lewis by far. Gangs of New York is one of my favorite movies ever because of him and his role as Bill the Butcher!
Black-Velveteen Black-Velveteen 8 years
em1282!!! I agree w/ Brendan Gleeson as my favorite as well. He's kinda under the radar, but a great actor :)
em1282 em1282 8 years
Haha, I know he's not as handsome or popular as other people on this list, but Brendan Gleeson has been awesome for years. I love him! (And if I had to pick from that list...tough one, but Colin wins for me.)
swwonder swwonder 8 years
Love 'em all. but it has to be JRM,:drool: I wish he was cast in more roles where he could speak in his natural accent.
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