Best known for playing Martin McDonagh in the 2008 film In Bruges, Colin Farrell is an Irish actor. The 44-year-old actor made his film debut in the 1998 drama The War Zone. Since then, Colin has appeared in numerous films and TV shows to date.
Some of his popular film work credits are Phone Booth, Daredevil, Horrible Bosses, Dead Man Down, True Detective, and The Lobster. Farrell is estimated to own a net worth at around $80 million as of May 2020.
Let Us Go Through Colin Farrell’s Career Highlight
At the initial stage of his career, Colin had minor roles in films like Ballykissangel, Falling for a Dancer, and others. He made his feature film debut from The War Zone in 1999.
In 2000, he played Private Roland Bozz in Tigerland starring Matthew Davis, Shea Whigham, and Thomas Guiry. Some of his early 2000s film credits are American Outlaws, Hart’s War, Phone Booth, The Recruit, and S.W.A.T.
Did You Know? Farrell was accompanied by pop star Britney Spears to the American premiere of S.W.A.T.
He played Danny Witwer in the American sci-fi action film Minority Report opposite Tom Cruise and Samantha Morton.
In 2005, he played the lead role of Captain John Smith in the Academy Award-nominated film The New World along with Christian Bale and Christopher Plummer.
The following year, he starred as Det. James “Sonny” Crockett opposite Jamie Foxx in action crime drama Miami Vice.
In 2009, Farrell won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor-Motion Picture Musical or Comedy for his outstanding performance as Martin McDonagh in In Bruges opposite Brendan Gleeson.
Moreover, he starred as David in the 2015 black comedy film The Lobster, alongside Rachel Weisz, Jessica Barden, Olivia Colman, and Ariane Labed. The film was made under the budget of $4 million and grossed $18 million in the box office.
Some of his recent film work credits are Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, The Beguiled, Roman J. Israel, Esq, and Windows.
He is set to play Oswald Cobblepot/Penguin in the upcoming superhero film The Batman in which Robert Pattinson will appear as the title character.
Net Worth & Earning Details
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Colin’s net worth is estimated at around $80 million as of May 2020. He earns his wealth from his successful career as an actor.
Here is a list of Farrell’s salary from movies from early 2000s:
|2001||American Outlaws||$2 million|
|2002||Minority Report||$2.5 million|
|2002||Hart’s War||$2.5 million|
|2003||The Recruit||$5 million|
|2006||MIami Vice||$10 million|
Where Does The Actor Reside?
The actor reportedly resides in Los Angeles, California, where he owns a beautiful 1920s-era house worth $4.3 million.
He also owns a house in Dublin, Ireland, where the median house price ranges around €295,000 i.e. $318,830 to €420,000 i.e. $453,927.
Recently in January, Farrell sold his 2,736 square foot Hollywood Hills home for $1.3 million.
He purchased the three stories house back in 2010 via a trust.
Short Biography and Personal Details
Colin James Farrell was born on 31st May 1976, in Castleknock, Dublin, Ireland, to Rita Monaghan and Eamon Farrell. He is Irish as per his nationality and has White-Caucasian ethnic descent.
He grew up alongside his older brother Eamon Jr. and sisters Claudine and Catherine. Farrell went to St. Brigid’s National School and later Castleknock College.
Is Colin Farrell Dating Anyone?
As of 2018, the S.W.A.T. actor was in a romantic relationship with a woman named Kelly McNamara. The couple were reportedly dating since two years. However, as of 2020, there is no updates regarding their love life.
Farrell shares a son named James Padraig (b. in 2003) with model Kim Bordenave.
Prior to this, he was also associated with notable faces of the industry like Nicole Narain, Josie Maran, Angelina Jolie, Demi Moore, and Maeve Quinlan.
He also dated an Irish medical student Muireann McDonnell and British-American writer Emma Forrest for about a year.