All Premium Features are FREE for the rest of 2023!
The Filmaholic
Brendan Gleeson

Brendan Gleeson

69 years old. Born in Dublin, Ireland on 29th March 1955.
A member of The Gleeson Family
You've seen -- of his 85 trackable films

Brendan Gleeson is an actor with a career spanning 35 years, from 1989 to 2024, starting at the age of 34. His first film was The Field and his latest film will be A Greyhound of a Girl. A lot of his work has been in the Drama and Comedy genres.

Known For


Upcoming Films (2)

Film Year Runtime Status Options
Sexual Healing - Unknown Status
Joker: Folie à Deux poster Joker: Folie à Deux 2024 - Post-Production

Released Films (83)

Film Film Year Runtime Rating Streaming Options
A Greyhound of a Girl poster A Greyhound of a Girl 2023 1h 28m
The Banshees of Inisherin poster The Banshees of Inisherin 2022 1h 54m
The Tragedy of Macbeth poster The Tragedy of Macbeth 2021 1h 45m
Riverdance: The Animated Adventure poster Riverdance: The Animated Adventure 2021 1h 26m
Lost Lives poster Lost Lives 2019 1h 33m
Frankie poster Frankie 2019 1h 38m
The Ballad of Buster Scruggs poster The Ballad of Buster Scruggs 2018 2h 12m R
Captain Morten and the Spider Queen poster Captain Morten and the Spider Queen 2018 1h 15m
Psychic poster Psychic 2018 19m
Paddington 2 poster Paddington 2 2017 1h 44m PG
Hampstead poster Hampstead 2017 1h 42m PG-13
Live by Night poster Live by Night 2016 2h 9m R
Assassin's Creed poster Assassin's Creed 2016 1h 55m PG-13
Trespass Against Us poster Trespass Against Us 2016 1h 39m R
Alone in Berlin poster Alone in Berlin 2016 1h 43m R
IFC Films Unlimited Apple TV Channel
Atlantic poster Atlantic
as Narrator
2016 1h 20m G
In the Heart of the Sea poster In the Heart of the Sea 2015 2h 2m PG-13
Suffragette poster Suffragette 2015 1h 46m
Pursuit poster Pursuit 2015 1h 35m
Stonehearst Asylum poster Stonehearst Asylum 2014 1h 52m PG-13
Song of the Sea poster Song of the Sea 2014 1h 33m PG
Edge of Tomorrow poster Edge of Tomorrow 2014 1h 54m PG-13
Calvary poster Calvary 2014 1h 42m
The Grand Seduction poster The Grand Seduction 2013 1h 52m PG-13
The Smurfs 2 poster The Smurfs 2 2013 1h 45m PG
The Company You Keep poster The Company You Keep 2012 2h 5m R
So You Want To Be A Pirate! poster So You Want To Be A Pirate! 2012 17m
The Pirates! In an Adventure with Scientists! poster The Pirates! In an Adventure with Scientists! 2012 1h 28m PG
The Raven poster The Raven 2012 1h 51m R
Safe House poster Safe House 2012 1h 55m R
Albert Nobbs poster Albert Nobbs 2011 1h 53m R
The Cup poster The Cup 2011 1h 46m
The Guard poster The Guard 2011 1h 36m R
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 poster Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 2010 2h 26m PG-13
Noreen poster Noreen 2010 18m
Green Zone poster Green Zone 2010 1h 55m R
Perrier's Bounty poster Perrier's Bounty 2009 1h 28m R
Into the Storm poster Into the Storm 2009 1h 40m PG
The Secret of Kells poster The Secret of Kells 2009 1h 11m NR
In Bruges poster In Bruges 2008 1h 47m
Beowulf poster Beowulf 2007 1h 55m PG-13
Paramount+ with Showtime
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix poster Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix 2007 2h 18m PG-13
Black Irish poster Black Irish 2007 1h 35m R
The Tiger's Tail poster The Tiger's Tail 2006 1h 47m R
Studs poster Studs 2006 1h 30m
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire poster Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire 2005 2h 37m PG-13
Breakfast on Pluto poster Breakfast on Pluto 2005 2h 8m R
Kingdom of Heaven poster Kingdom of Heaven 2005 2h 24m R
Six Shooter poster Six Shooter 2004 27m
The Village poster The Village 2004 1h 48m PG-13
In My Country poster In My Country 2004 1h 43m R
Troy poster Troy 2004 2h 43m R
Cold Mountain poster Cold Mountain 2003 2h 34m R
Gangs of New York poster Gangs of New York 2002 2h 47m R
Dark Blue poster Dark Blue 2002 1h 58m R
28 Days Later poster 28 Days Later 2002 1h 53m
A.I. Artificial Intelligence poster A.I. Artificial Intelligence 2001 2h 26m PG-13
The Tailor of Panama poster The Tailor of Panama 2001 1h 49m R
The Cake poster The Cake 2001 18m
Wild About Harry poster Wild About Harry 2000 1h 31m
Saltwater poster Saltwater 2000 1h 37m
Britbox Apple TV Channel
Harrison's Flowers poster Harrison's Flowers 2000 2h 10m
Mission: Impossible II poster Mission: Impossible II 2000 2h 3m
My Life So Far poster My Life So Far 1999 1h 38m PG-13
Lake Placid poster Lake Placid 1999 1h 22m R
This Is My Father poster This Is My Father 1998 1h 59m
Sweety Barrett poster Sweety Barrett 1998 1h 32m
The General poster The General 1998 2h 4m R
The Butcher Boy poster The Butcher Boy 1997 1h 50m R
I Went Down poster I Went Down 1997 1h 37m R
Angela Mooney Dies Again poster Angela Mooney Dies Again 1996 1h 26m
Turbulence poster Turbulence 1997 1h 40m R
A Further Gesture poster A Further Gesture 1997 1h 36m
Michael Collins poster Michael Collins 1996 2h 12m
Trojan Eddie poster Trojan Eddie 1996 1h 45m
Braveheart poster Braveheart 1995 2h 58m
Love Lies Bleeding poster Love Lies Bleeding 1993 1h 29m
The Snapper poster The Snapper 1993 1h 31m R
Into the West poster Into the West 1992 1h 37m
Far and Away poster Far and Away 1992 2h 20m PG-13
The Treaty poster The Treaty 1991 1h 47m
The Field poster The Field 1990 1h 50m PG-13
Dear Sarah 1989 -

Regularly Credited With

Sean McGinley
Sean McGinley
10 films together
David Wilmot's profile
David Wilmot
9 films together
Stephen Rea's profile
Stephen Rea
7 films together
Liam Neeson's profile
Liam Neeson
6 films together
Cillian Murphy's profile
Cillian Murphy
6 films together
Domhnall Gleeson's profile
Domhnall Gleeson
6 films together
Liam Cunningham's profile
Liam Cunningham
6 films together
John Kavanagh
John Kavanagh
6 films together
Michael McElhatton
Michael McElhatton
5 films together


His Top Genres 1
22% Drama
+ 263 more
His Top Years
6% 2016
+ 33 more
Top Character Types
67% Professor
+ 1 more
Hero or Villain?
100% Good
Role Type
34% Lead
+ 2 more

1 Genres are counted according to total films, not total genres, as such the overall total of all genress will be more than 100%.

Login or Register a free account to see the full list of Brendan Gleeson stats

Brendan Gleeson FAQ

How old is Brendan Gleeson?

69 years old.

When was Brendan Gleeson born?

29th March 1955

Where was Brendan Gleeson born?

Dublin, Ireland

Has Brendan Gleeson won an Oscar?

No, up to this point he has never won an Oscar.

Has Brendan Gleeson won a BAFTA?

No, up to this point he has never won an BAFTA.

What ethnicity is Brendan Gleeson?

He is Caucasian.