Brian Gleeson

Brian Gleeson
Brian Gleeson is an Irish actor. Gleeson was born in Dublin, the son of actor Brendan Gleeson and his wife Mary (Weldon). He is the brother of actor Domhnall Gleeson and writer Rúairí Gleeson. He grew up in Malahide, Dublin. As a child, he appeared in school plays, before joining the Gaiety's Youth Theatre Company. Gleeson started acting in 2006, first appearing alongside his father in The Tiger's Tail directed by John Boorman, which was filmed the year he completed the Leaving Certificate. In 2010, Gleeson appeared as Hughie in the first season of Love/Hate, and earned a nomination for an Irish Film and Television Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Television) for the role. He also appeared in the Hollywood film The Eagle. He appeared in the 2012 Academy Award nominated film Snow White and the Huntsman. Gleeson portrayed the lead role in Standby opposite Jessica Paré in 2014. The same year, he filmed Tiger Raid, an Iraq War drama; it was released in 2016. Along with his father Brendan and brother Domhnall, Gleeson appeared in the Enda Walsh play The Walworth Farce in early 2015. He starred as Jimmy in the 2016 Irish drama series Rebellion, based on the 1916 Easter Rising.
Name Brian Gleeson
Also Known As
Birthday 1987-11-14
Gender Male
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Place of Birth
As: Connor O'Leary
2007-06-08
The Tiger's Tail...
As: Gus
2012-06-01
Snow White and the H...
As: Martin O'Shea
2011-07-05
Wake Wood...
As: Liam
2014-03-21
Stay...
As: Unknown
2013-07-13
Coda...
As: Simon
2014-04-22
The Stag...
As: Cormac
2013-07-14
How to be Happy...
As: Alan
2014-12-12
Standby...
As: Traveller #1
2011-02-11
The Eagle...
As: Virgil O'Riley
2015-01-25
Darkness on the Edge...
As: John
2009-11-01
What Will Survive of...
As: Frank
2010-06-24
Noreen...
As: Young Joseph
2016-12-21
Assassin's Creed...
As: Driver
2016-01-28
History's Future...
As: Joe
2016-04-17
Tiger Raid...
As: younger brother
2017-09-15
mother!...
As: Sam Bang
2017-08-18
Logan Lucky...
As: Blacksod

The Flag...
As: Merlin
2019-01-11
Hellboy...
As: Dr. Robert Hardy
2017-12-25
Phantom Thread...
As: Michelangelo

Psychic...
As: Unknown
2018-02-22
National Theatre Liv...
As: Hughie Power
2010-10-03
Love/Hate...
As: Cathal
2007-01-01
Single-Handed...
As: Sinclair
2014-02-16
Quirke...
As: Powell Imrie
2015-06-08
Stonemouth...
As: Jimmy Mahon
2016-01-03
Rebellion...