Jim Sheridan

Actor / Film Director / Screenwriter / Film Producer | * 02/06/1949 (72) | Dublin (Ireland)
Jim Sheridan (born 6 February 1949) is an Irish playwright, screenwriter, film director, and film producer. Between 1989 and 1993, Sheridan directed two critically acclaimed films set in Ireland (My Left Foot and In the Name of the Father). Sheridan has personally received six Academy Award nominations. In addition to the above-mentioned films, he is also known for the films The Boxer and In America. ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Romance / Love | Documentaries

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Awards & Nominations for Jim Sheridan

Goya Award for Best European Film Golden Bear 2x Academy Award for Best Director Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay 2x Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay Academy Award for Best Picture Young European Film of The Year European Film Award for Best Director European Film Award for Best Film

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Movies with Jim Sheridan as Actor(9)

as Father O'Brien2012 Hannah Cohen's Holy Communion
as The King of Spain2004 The Bridge of San Luis Rey
as CPAD Leader1998 The General
as Station Master1997 This Is the Sea
as le prêtre1996 Moll Flanders
as Jonathan Swift / Dean Swift1994 Words Upon the Window Pane

Movies with Jim Sheridan as Crew(26)

Directing/Director2017 The Secret Scripture
Production/Producer2017 The Secret Scripture
Writing/Writer2017 The Secret Scripture
Directing/Director2011 Dream House
Directing/Director2009 Brothers
Directing/Director2005 Get Rich or Die Tryin'
Production/Producer2005 Get Rich or Die Tryin'
Directing/Director2003 In America
Production/Producer2003 In America
Writing/Screenplay2003 In America
Production/Executive Producer2002 Bloody Sunday
Production/Executive Producer2001 On the Edge
Production/Producer1999 Agnes Browne
Directing/Director1997 The Boxer
Production/Producer1997 The Boxer
Writing/Writer1997 The Boxer
Writing/Writer1996 Some Mother's Son
Directing/Director1993 In the Name of the Father
Production/Producer1993 In the Name of the Father
Writing/Screenplay1993 In the Name of the Father
Writing/Screenplay1992 Into the West
Directing/Director1990 The Field
Writing/Screenplay1990 The Field
Directing/Director1967 Opus

Full Name: Jim Sheridan
Citizenship: Ireland
Born: Sunday, 02/06 1949 (February) in Dublin (Ireland) (current age: 72 years + 261 days)
Zodiac sign: Aquarius (Chinese zodiac sign: Ox)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: University College Dublin
Jim Sheridan frequently works together with these people:
Arthur Lappin (8x, Crew)
Mary McGuckian (8x, Crew)
Gabriel Byrne (6x, Actor)
John Lynch (6x, Actor)
Joan Bergin (6x, Crew)
Gerard McSorley (6x, Actor)
Nuala Moiselle (6x, Crew)
Terry George (5x, Crew)
Jer O'Leary (5x, Actor)
Pen Densham (4x, Crew)
Mark Geraghty (4x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:26899, Added: 05/08/2018, Last updated: 10/03/2021