Brendan Gleeson

Also Credited As:

Brendan Mark Gleeson
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A latecomer to films, Irish actor Brendan Gleeson spent much of his formative years training for and performing in theater before breaking into films and television at the relatively older age of 34. Supporting turns in homegrown productions like "The Field" (1990) and "Into the West" (1992) led to small parts in American features like "Far and Away" (1992) and his big break as right hand man to Mel Gibson's William Wallace in the blockbuster …
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Brendan Mark Gleeson on 29 March, 1955 in Dublin, IE