Biography

Jim Sheridan (born 6 February 1949) is an Irish film director. A six-time Academy Award nominee, Sheridan is perhaps best known for his films My Left Foot, In the Name of the Father, Get Rich or Die Tryin' and In America.

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Jim Sheridan (born 6 February 1949) is an Irish film director. A six-time Academy Award nominee, Sheridan is perhaps best known for his films My Left Foot, In the Name of the Father, Get Rich or Die Tryin' and In America.

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Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 23

Birthday 1949-02-06

Place of Birth Dublin, Ireland

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Also Known As

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Directing TV ShowsMovies

2016 The Secret Scripture Director
2011 Dream House Director
2009 Brothers Director
2005 Get Rich or Die Tryin' Director
2003 In America Director
1997 The Boxer Director
1993 In the Name of the Father Director
1990 The Field Director
1989 My Left Foot: The Story of Christy Brown Director

Acting

2014 And the Oscar Goes To...
2012 Hannah Cohen's Holy Communion as Father O'Brien
2012 John Ford: Dreaming the Quiet Man as Himself
2004 The Carpenter and His Clumsy Wife as Narrator (voice)
2004 The Bridge of San Luis Rey as The King of Spain
1998 The General as CPAD Leader
1996 Moll Flanders as le prĂȘtre
1994 Words Upon the Window Pane as Jonathan Swift / Dean Swift
1979 Mobile Homes as Shea

Writing

2003 In America Screenplay
1997 The Boxer Writer
1996 Some Mother's Son Writer
1993 In the Name of the Father Screenplay
1992 Into the West Screenplay
1990 The Field Screenplay
1989 My Left Foot: The Story of Christy Brown Screenplay
1979 Mobile Homes Writer

Production

2005 Get Rich or Die Tryin' Producer
2003 In America Producer
2002 Bloody Sunday Executive Producer
2001 On the Edge Executive Producer
1999 Agnes Browne Producer
1993 In the Name of the Father Producer

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