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Domhnall Gleeson is a Actor Irlandais born on 12 may 1983 at Dublin (Irlande)

Domhnall Gleeson

Domhnall Gleeson
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Nationality Irlande
Birth 12 may 1983 (37 years) at Dublin (Irlande)

Domhnall Gleeson (/ˈdoʊnəl ˈɡliːsən/; born 12 May 1983) is an Irish actor, director, and writer. He has acted on both stage and screen, earning a Tony Award nomination in 2006 for his part in the Broadway production The Lieutenant of Inishmore. He has performed in several shows at Dublin's Gate Theatre, including adaptations of American Buffalo and Great Expectations.

Gleeson's work on-screen includes appearances in the television series The Last Furlong (2006), the comedy sketch show Your Bad Self (2010) and the films Six Shooter (2004), Boy Eats Girl (2005) and Studs (2006). He is mostly known for portraying Bill Weasley in the films Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1 (2010) and Part 2 (2011), in which he starred alongside his father Brendan Gleeson. His other notable films include Never Let Me Go (2010), True Grit (2010), Anna Karenina (2012), Dredd (2012), About Time (2013), Frank (2014), Calvary (2014), Unbroken (2014) and Ex Machina (2015).

He is set to play General Hux in J. J. Abrams' Star Wars: The Force Awakens, which is due for release in December 2015, as well as in Brooklyn (2015) and Alejandro González Iñárritu's The Revenant (2015).

Biography

Gleeson shares a love of the Premier League team Aston Villa with his father Brendan. Domhnall described the team's FA Cup semi final win over Liverpool at Wembley Stadium in 2015 as one of the "great days of my life."

Best films

The Revenant (2016)
(Actor)
Peter Rabbit (2018)
(Actor)
Unbroken (2014)
(Actor)
American Made (2017)
(Actor)
Ex Machina (2015)
(Actor)

Usually with

J. J. Abrams
J. J. Abrams
(3 films)
Alex Garland
Alex Garland
(3 films)
Nina Gold
Nina Gold
(6 films)
Warwick Davis
Warwick Davis
(5 films)
Matthew Wood
Matthew Wood
(3 films)
Source : Wikidata

Filmography of Domhnall Gleeson (28 films)

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Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, 2h22
Directed by J. J. Abrams
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, War, Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Themes Space adventure films, Monde imaginaire, Dans l'espace, Sur une planète fictive, Space opera, Children's films, Films about extraterrestrial life, Robot films
Actors Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Adam Driver, Ian McDiarmid, Oscar Isaac, Anthony Daniels
Roles General Hux
Rating65% 3.299993.299993.299993.299993.29999
L'univers de Star Wars se déroule dans une galaxie qui est le théâtre d'affrontements entre les Chevaliers Jedi et les Seigneurs noirs des Sith, personnes sensibles à la Force, un champ énergétique mystérieux leur procurant des pouvoirs psychiques. Les Jedi maîtrisent le Côté lumineux de la Force, pouvoir bénéfique et défensif, pour maintenir la paix dans la galaxie. Les Sith utilisent le Côté obscur, pouvoir nuisible et destructeur, pour leurs usages personnels et pour dominer la galaxie.
The Kitchen, 1h42
Directed by Andrea Berloff
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action, Crime
Actors Melissa McCarthy, Tiffany Haddish, Elisabeth Moss, Domhnall Gleeson, Bill Camp, Margo Martindale
Roles Gabriel O'Malley
Rating55% 2.7608352.7608352.7608352.7608352.760835
Dans les années 1970 à Hell's Kitchen, un quartier new-yorkais sulfureux dominé par la mafia irlandaise, après l'emprisonnement de leurs maris irlandais gangsters par le FBI, trois femmes au foyer reprennent la gestion de leurs affaires criminelles malgré le machisme ambiant. Pourtant, alors qu'elles sont d'abord moquées et méprisées par les collègues de leurs époux, leur détermination et leur sens des affaires arriveront très vite à convaincre les plus récalcitrants, si bien qu’elles deviendront vite bien plus douées que leurs maris qui assistent, à leur sortie de prison, à l'ascendance de leurs femmes, expertes dans le racket et le crime. Désormais, elles sont respectées et refusent de lâcher les affaires.
Peter Rabbit, 1h33
Directed by Will Gluck
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Adventure, Animation
Themes Films about animals, Mise en scène d'un lapin ou d'un lièvre, Mise en scène d'un mammifère
Actors Domhnall Gleeson, Rose Byrne, Sam Neill, Marianne Jean-Baptiste, James Corden, Margot Robbie
Roles Thomas McGregor / Mr. Jeremy Fisher (voice)
Rating66% 3.301353.301353.301353.301353.30135
Pierre et ses amis aiment tout particulièrement se nourrir des légumes du jardin appartenant au vieil homme habitant près de leur terrier. Lorsque ce dernier décède, Thomas, un jeune homme vivant à Londres et neveu du vieil homme dont il ne connaissait pas l'existence, hérite de sa maison. Il n'apprécie pas beaucoup les lapins à l'inverse de sa voisine avec laquelle il fait connaissance. Pierre, n'appréciant que très peu devoir partager son amie, va tenter par tous les moyens de faire fuir le nouvel arrivant.
The Little Stranger, 1h52
Directed by Lenny Abrahamson
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Historical
Actors Domhnall Gleeson, Ruth Wilson, Will Poulter, Charlotte Rampling, Anna Madeley, Clive Francis
Roles Dr. Faraday
Rating55% 2.751762.751762.751762.751762.75176
Fils d’une modeste domestique, le docteur Faraday s’est construit une existence tranquille et respectable en devenant médecin de campagne. En 1947, lors d’un été particulièrement long et chaud, il est appelé au chevet d’une patiente à Hundreds Hall, où sa mère fut employée autrefois. Le domaine, qui appartient depuis plus de deux siècles à la famille Ayres, est aujourd’hui en piteux état et ses habitants, la mère, son fils et sa fille, sont hantés par quelque chose de bien plus effrayant encore que le déclin de leurs finances. Faraday ne s’imagine pas à quel point le destin de cette famille et le sien sont liés.
American Made, 1h55
Directed by Doug Liman
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Biography, Comedy, Action, Historical, Crime
Themes Medical-themed films, Films about drugs
Actors Tom Cruise, Sarah Wright, Domhnall Gleeson, Jayma Mays, Lola Kirke, Jesse Plemons
Roles Monty Schafer
Rating71% 3.5962153.5962153.5962153.5962153.596215
Mena tells the story of Barry Seal, a TWA pilot who is recruited by the CIA to give recognition against the emerging communist threat in Central America. Seal is in charge of a major CIA covert operation in US history, a feat that led the Medellin cartel and nearly brought down the White House under President Ronald Reagan because of the Iran scandal.
mother!
mother! (2017)
, 2h1
Directed by Darren Aronofsky
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Horror
Themes Films about writers, Pregnancy films, Psychologie
Actors Jennifer Lawrence, Javier Bardem, Ed Harris, Michelle Pfeiffer, Domhnall Gleeson, Brian Gleeson
Roles oldest son
Rating66% 3.304883.304883.304883.304883.30488
Une jeune femme (Jennifer Lawrence) et son mari (Javier Bardem) mènent une vie paisible dans une maison campagnarde et retirée. Leur existence est bouleversée par l'arrivée chez eux d'un mystérieux couple (Ed Harris et Michelle Pfeiffer).
Star Wars: The Last Jedi, 2h32
Directed by Rian Johnson
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Science fiction, War, Fantasy, Action, Adventure, Romance
Themes Space adventure films, Monde imaginaire, Dans l'espace, Sur une planète fictive, Space opera, Children's films, Films about extraterrestrial life, Robot films
Actors Oscar Isaac, Benicio del Toro, Harrison Ford, Daisy Ridley, Carrie Fisher, John Boyega
Roles General Hux
Rating69% 3.4989953.4989953.4989953.4989953.498995
L'univers de Star Wars est amorcé avec le conflit entre la République galactique et la Confédération des systèmes indépendants, alliance de planètes séparatistes. Cette confédération entraîne des dirigeants de la République dans des affaires ingérables à cause des manigances du Chancelier Suprême Palpatine, chef d'État de la République, qui dit servir la démocratie tout en visant secrètement à établir un empire. Pour rétablir la paix, les Jedi combattent les ennemis de la République, sans savoir que les deux camps sont manipulés par les Seigneurs Sith (Palpatine étant en réalité le Seigneur Sith Dark Sidious). Les Jedi, comme les Sith, sont sensibles à la Force, une capacité d'origine physiologique qui permet à leurs détenteurs d'acquérir certains pouvoirs surnaturels.
Goodbye Christopher Robin, 1h47
Directed by Simon Curtis
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Biography, Historical
Themes Films about writers, Children's films
Actors Domhnall Gleeson, Alex Lawther, Margot Robbie, Kelly Macdonald, Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Stephen Campbel Moore
Roles A. A. Milne
Rating70% 3.549643.549643.549643.549643.54964
Le film commence durant la Seconde Guerre mondiale, en 1941, quand Alan Alexander Milne – surnommé "Blue" par ses amis et sa famille – et sa femme, Daphne, reçoivent un télégramme chez eux. C'est à partir de ce moment que nous revenons quelques décennies en arrière, lorsque Blue est sur le front de la Bataille de la Somme. Ensuite, nous reprenons avec sa vie en Angleterre lorsque sa femme accouche de leur enfant et qu’il a un flash-back des souffrances et traumatismes vécus à la guerre. Daphne espérait une fille, et fut déçue d'avoir à la place un fils, qu'ils nommèrent Christopher Robin Milne, dit "Billy", et engagèrent une nourrice, Olive, qui eut pour tâche principale d’élever l’enfant.
The Revenant, 2h36
Directed by Alejandro González Iñárritu
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Adventure, Western
Themes Films about animals, Mise en scène d'un ours, Mise en scène d'un mammifère
Actors Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy, Will Poulter, Domhnall Gleeson, Emmanuel Bilodeau, Brendan Fletcher
Roles Captain Andrew Henry
Rating79% 3.99513.99513.99513.99513.9951
In 1823, fur trapper Hugh Glass (DiCaprio) is mauled by a bear while hunting in what will become the Dakota Territory. His companions rob him, murder his young half-Native American son, and leave him to die, but he survives and sets out on a 200 mile trek to get revenge on the men who betrayed him and find the man (Hardy) who killed his son.
Star Wars: The Force Awakens, 2h15
Directed by J. J. Abrams
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Themes Space adventure films, Monde imaginaire, Dans l'espace, Sur une planète fictive, Films about extraterrestrial life, Space opera, Children's films, Films about extraterrestrial life, Robot films
Actors Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Harrison Ford, Anthony Daniels, Billy Dee Williams, John Boyega
Roles General Hux
Rating78% 3.9456353.9456353.9456353.9456353.945635
L'univers de Star Wars se déroule dans une galaxie théâtre d'affrontements entre les Chevaliers Jedi et les Seigneurs noirs des Sith, personnes sensibles à la Force, un champ énergétique mystérieux leur procurant des pouvoirs psychiques. Les Jedi maîtrisent le côté lumineux de la Force, pouvoir bénéfique et défensif, pour maintenir la paix dans la galaxie. Les Sith utilisent le côté obscur, pouvoir nuisible et destructeur, pour leur usage personnel et pour dominer la galaxie. Les Sith vont par deux : un maître et un apprenti.
Ex Machina
Ex Machina (2015)
, 1h48
Directed by Alex Garland
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Science fiction, Thriller
Themes Films about computing, Robot films
Actors Oscar Isaac, Alicia Vikander, Domhnall Gleeson, Corey Johnson, Sonoya Mizuno, Deborah Rosan
Roles Caleb Smith
Rating76% 3.848963.848963.848963.848963.84896
Caleb is a programmer for Bluebook, the world's most popular search engine. He wins a one-week visit to the secluded high-security home of the company's CEO, Nathan. The only other person there is Kyoko, a housemaid who does not speak; Nathan says that for security reasons he hired someone who knows no English.
Brooklyn
Brooklyn (2015)
, 1h51
Directed by John Crowley
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Comedy, Romance
Themes Films about immigration, La précarité
Actors Saoirse Ronan, Domhnall Gleeson, Emory Cohen, Jim Broadbent, Emily Bett Rickards, Julie Walters
Roles Jim Farrell
Rating74% 3.7480853.7480853.7480853.7480853.748085
Young Irish immigrant Eilis Lacey (Saoirse Ronan) navigates her way through 1950s Brooklyn. Lured by the promise of the USA, Eilis departs Ireland and the comfort of her mother's (Jane Brennan) home for the shores of New York City. The initial shackles of homesickness quickly diminish as a fresh romance sweeps Eilis into the intoxicating charm of love. But soon, her new vivacity is disrupted by her past, and Eilis must choose between two countries and the lives that exist within.
Frank
Frank (2014)
, 1h35
Directed by Lenny Abrahamson
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama
Themes Films about music and musicians, Musical films
Actors Michael Fassbender, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Domhnall Gleeson, Scoot McNairy, François Civil, Tess Harper
Roles Jon Burroughs
Rating69% 3.499133.499133.499133.499133.49913
Jon (Domhnall Gleeson), an aspiring songwriter, witnesses a man trying to drown himself while walking along the beach of his town. The man is taken to the hospital and Jon talks to Don (Scoot McNairy), who explains the man was a keyboardist in an experimental band, the Soronprfbs, managed by him. Jon mentions that he plays keyboards and is invited to play with them that night. Jon goes along and meets the rest of the band, all of whom are reluctant about Jon, except Frank (Michael Fassbender), the band leader who wears a papier-mâché mask. The concert goes well, until Clara (Maggie Gyllenhaal) breaks her theremin and storms offstage.
Calvary
Calvary (2014)
, 1h45
Directed by John Michael McDonagh
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama
Themes Films about religion
Actors Brendan Gleeson, Chris O'Dowd, Kelly Reilly, Aidan Gillen, Isaac de Bankolé, M. Emmet Walsh
Roles Freddie Joyce
Rating73% 3.6980953.6980953.6980953.6980953.698095
In a confessional, a parishioner talks to Father James about his horrific childhood sexual abuse by a priest. He says he will kill James at the beach the next Sunday, because James is a good man and it would be worse and more disconcerting for the Catholic Church than killing a bad priest; in any case, the offender has already died.
Unbroken
Unbroken (2014)
, 2h17
Directed by Angelina Jolie
Origin USA
Genres Drama, War, Biography
Themes Seafaring films, Prison films, Sports films, Transport films, Aviation films, Athletics films, Political films, United States Armed Forces in films
Actors Jack O'Connell, Garrett Hedlund, Domhnall Gleeson, Miyavi, Jai Courtney, John Magaro
Roles Russel Allen 'Phil' Phillips
Rating72% 3.6029253.6029253.6029253.6029253.602925
The film opens showing Louis "Louie" Zamperini flying as a bombardier of a United States Army Air Forces B-24 Liberator bomber, during an April 1943 bombing mission against the Japanese-held island of Nauru. The plane is badly damaged in combat, with a number of the crew injured. The hydraulics of the plane are shot and damaged, but the pilot, Phil, manages to bring it to a stop at the end of the runway thanks to a flat tire.