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Cillian Murphy

 
Date Of Birth:
May 25, 1976 (46)
Bio:
Cillian Murphy is an Irish actor. He started his career as a rock musician and began his acting career in theatre, and in short and independent films in the late 1990s. His many theatre productions include Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing (1998), The Country Boy (1999) and Juno and the Paycock ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: May 25, 1976 (46)

Bio:
Cillian Murphy is an Irish actor. He started his career as a rock musician and began his acting career in theatre, and in short and independent films in the late 1990s. His many theatre productions include Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing (1998), The Country Boy (1999) and Juno and the Paycock ... (read complete bio)
 

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Neve Campbell and Cillian Murphy

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Kristen Johnston and Cillian Murphy

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Kristen Johnston, Michael McKean and Cillian Murphy

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Cillian Murphy Biography

Cillian Murphy is an Irish actor. He started his career as a rock musician and began his acting career in theatre, and in short and independent films in the late 1990s. His many theatre productions include Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing (1998), The Country Boy (1999) and Juno and the Paycock (also 1999). Most recently, he appeared at St. Ann's Warehouse in Brooklyn, NY in the play, Grief is the Thing With Feathers (2019).

Select television and film credits include Peaky Blinders (2013 to present), In the Heart of the Sea (2017), The Dark Knight (2008), and Batman Begins (2005).

Cillian Murphy Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2012 - Outstanding Solo Performance Gold Star
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Cillian Murphy News

Review: RAMBERT DANCE IN PEAKY BLINDERS: THE REDEMPTION OF THOMAS SHELBY, Birmingham  Photo Review: RAMBERT DANCE IN PEAKY BLINDERS: THE REDEMPTION OF THOMAS SHELBY, Birmingham Hippodrome
by Laura Lott - Sep 29, 2022

The sinister chords of Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds' 'Red Right Hand' ring out as Tommy Shelby stands, flanked by family members, with the light glinting from the razor blade sewn into his wool tweed cap. It's a scene familiar to any fan of the global hit TV show Peaky Blinders. But something's different - this Tommy Shelby can dance.

St. Ann's Warehouse Announces 2022-23 Season Featuring MONSOON WEDDING & More Photo St. Ann's Warehouse Announces 2022-23 Season Featuring MONSOON WEDDING & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 17, 2022

Drawing inspiration from concerts that evolved from Brooklyn front porches to its own rooftop balcony and large-scale exhibitions mounted on its exterior facade, St. Ann’s Warehouse will return, merging public art, theater, and activism at a whole new level.

St. Ann's Warehouse to Kick Off Summer Concerts Tonight with Eli Fola Photo St. Ann's Warehouse to Kick Off Summer Concerts Tonight with Eli Fola
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 20, 2022

St. Ann’s Warehouse is presenting Get Back! Summer Concerts 2022, a series of free performances presented on four consecutive Wednesday evenings on the panoramic Empire Fulton Ferry Lawn, adjacent to Jane’s Carousel in Brooklyn Bridge Park.

St. Ann's Warehouse & Afro Latin Jazz Announce FANDANGO AT THE WALL Free Concert in B Photo St. Ann's Warehouse & Afro Latin Jazz Announce FANDANGO AT THE WALL Free Concert in Brooklyn Bridge Park
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 9, 2022

After reopening its Brooklyn waterfront theater last fall, St. Ann’s Warehouse is launching its second post-shutdown season with a continuation of large-scale outdoor performance and public art presentations that address urgent humanitarian issues.

Wayward Productions Presents SOUNDWOOD AND THE FABLE OF ABLE STAIN At Union Chapel Photo Wayward Productions Presents SOUNDWOOD AND THE FABLE OF ABLE STAIN At Union Chapel
by Stephi Wild - Jun 8, 2022

In the first event of its kind, award-winning author Max Porter is joined by guests Fatima Bhutto, Nina Conti and Roger Robinson with music from rushes/esp, in an ensemble piece fused with image, text, improvised sound and storytelling in response to the country's social, political, environmental, cultural, and emotional state.

Anna Calvi Releases New Single 'Ain't No Grave' Photo Anna Calvi Releases New Single 'Ain't No Grave'
by Michael Major - Apr 5, 2022

Tommy features four brilliant new songs from Calvi, including a cover of “Red Right Hand” - the Peaky Blinders theme song by Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, a cover of Bob Dylan’s “All The Tired Horses” and two original songs written specifically for the show, “Ain’t No Grave” and “Burning Down.”

Wayward Productions Present SOUNDWOOD AND THE FABLE OF ABLE STAIN At Union Chapel Photo Wayward Productions Present SOUNDWOOD AND THE FABLE OF ABLE STAIN At Union Chapel
by Stephi Wild - Feb 4, 2022

In the first event of its kind, award-winning author Max Porter is joined by guests Anthony Anaxagorou, Nina Conti and Inua Ellams with music from rushes/esp, in an ensemble piece fused with image, text, improvised sound and storytelling in response to the country's social, political, environmental, cultural, and emotional state.

Christopher Nolan Taps Josh Hartnett For OPPENHEIMER Flim Photo Christopher Nolan Taps Josh Hartnett For OPPENHEIMER Flim
by Michael Major - Jan 4, 2022

Josh Hartnett has joined Christopher Nolan's upcoming Oppenheimer film in a currently unknown role. Hartnett will join the previously announced Emily Blunt, Matt Damon, Robert Downey Jr., Florence Pugh, Rami Malek and Cillian Murphy. The film is based on the American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer books.

Emily Blunt Joins Christopher Nolan's OPPENHEIMER Photo Emily Blunt Joins Christopher Nolan's OPPENHEIMER
by Michael Major - Oct 20, 2021

Blunt will star in the new film alongside Cillian Murphy. Titled 'Oppenheimer', the film follows J. Robert Oppenheimer, who was one of the key physicists who created the atom bomb. The film will be written and directed by Christopher Nolan.

IN THE HEIGHTS Wins Best Picture at HCA Midseason Awards Photo IN THE HEIGHTS Wins Best Picture at HCA Midseason Awards
by TV News Desk - Jul 7, 2021

See the full list of award winners here. In The Heights took home top honors, including best picture, best actor for Anthony Ramos, and best director for Jon M. Chu.

Cillian Murphy Videos

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for Max Original A WORLD OF CALM VideoVIDEO: Watch the Trailer for Max Original A WORLD OF CALM
by Stage Tube - Sep 25, 2020

Sit back and relax with A World of Calm, a totally new type of television experience that combines mesmeric imagery with narration by A-list stars including Mahershala Ali, Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Idris Elba, Oscar Isaac, Nicole Kidman, Zoë Kravitz, Lucy Liu, Cillian Murphy, Keanu Reeves and Kate Winslet. 

VIDEO: Cillian Murphy Says He Auditioned to Play BATMAN on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYER VideoVIDEO: Cillian Murphy Says He Auditioned to Play BATMAN on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS
by Stage Tube - Mar 11, 2020

Cillian Murphy talks about A Quiet Place, Peaky Blinders and reminisces on auditioning to play Batman for Christopher Nolan.

VIDEO: Emily Blunt Stars in the Trailer for A QUIET PLACE PART II VideoVIDEO: Emily Blunt Stars in the Trailer for A QUIET PLACE PART II
by Stage Tube - Jan 2, 2020

Paramount Pictures has released the trailer for A Quiet Place Part II. Following the deadly events at home, the Abbott family (Emily Blunt, Millicent Simmonds, Noah Jupe) must now face the terrors of the outside world as they continue their fight for survival in silence. Forced to venture into the unknown, they quickly realize that the creatures that hunt by sound are not the only threats that lurk beyond the sand path.

VIDEO: See Emily Blunt in a Teaser A QUIET PLACE PART II VideoVIDEO: See Emily Blunt in a Teaser A QUIET PLACE PART II
by Stage Tube - Dec 18, 2019

Paramount Pictures has shared a teaser for A Quiet Place Part II, starring Emily Blunt, Cillian Murphy, Millicent Simmonds, Noah Jupe, and Djimon Hounsou.

VIDEO: By the Order of the PEAKY BLINDERS, Watch the Season 5 Trailer! VideoVIDEO: By the Order of the PEAKY BLINDERS, Watch the Season 5 Trailer!
by Stage Tube - Sep 19, 2019

Peaky Blinders - the award-winning epic, gangster family series set in the lawless streets of Birmingham, UK and beyond, follows the evolution of leader Tommy Shelby (Cillian Murphy) from backstreet crime lord to legitimate businessman and member of parliament. It explores the notions that violence destroys lives, empires rise and fall over time, and class divisions are corrosive. Season 5, returning Friday, October 4th, finds the world thrown into turmoil by the financial crash of 1929. When Tommy Shelby MP is approached by a charismatic politician with a bold vision for Britain, he realizes that his response will impact not only the future of his family but that of the entire nation.

VIDEO: The PEAKY BLINDERS Return in Season Five Trailer VideoVIDEO: The PEAKY BLINDERS Return in Season Five Trailer
by Stage Tube - Jul 30, 2019

BBC One has released the trailer for Series 5 of Peaky Blinders. In the new season, crime boss Tommy Shelby (Cillian Murphy) begins his new role as a Member of Parliament.

VIDEO: Cillian Murphy, Andrew Scott Star in the Trailer for THE DELINQUENT SEASON VideoVIDEO: Cillian Murphy, Andrew Scott Star in the Trailer for THE DELINQUENT SEASON
by Stage Tube - Oct 10, 2018

Blue Fox Entertainment has released the new official U.S. trailer and poster for the tense Irish drama THE DELINQUENT SEASON, starring Cillian Murphy (28 DAYS LATER, INCEPTION), Andrew Scott (PRIDE, SPECTRE), Eva Birthistle (BROOKLYN, IMAGINE ME & YOU) and Catherine Walker (A DARK SONG, PATRICK'S DAY). It was written and directed by Mark O'Rowe (BROKEN, BOY A) and will be opening day and date, in limited U.S. theaters and on VOD November 9, 2018. 

VIDEO: Tom Hardy & More in New TV Spot for Action Thriller DUNKIRK
by Caryn Robbins - Jul 5, 2017

Christopher Nolan ('Interstellar,' 'Inception,' 'The Dark Knight' Trilogy) directs the epic action thriller DUNKIRK, from his own original screenplay. The film will hit theaters July 21, 2017 from Warner Bros.

VIDEO: Mark Rylance, Kenneth Branagh Star in Christopher Nolan's DUNKIRK
by Caryn Robbins - Dec 14, 2016

Christopher Nolan ('Interstellar,' 'Inception,' 'The Dark Knight' Trilogy) directs the epic action thriller DUNKIRK, from his own original screenplay. The film will hit theaters July 21, 2017 from Warner Bros.

VIDEO: Netflix Releases Trailer for PEAKY BLINDERS Season 3
by Caryn Robbins - May 19, 2016

Today Netflix released the season 3 trailer of the critically acclaimed drama series PEAKY BLINDERS. All six episodes will premiere exclusively on Netflix in the US on May 31 at 12:01am PT. Seasons one and two are available to stream now.


Cillian Murphy Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Cillian Murphy been nominated for?
Outstanding Solo Performance (Drama Desk Awards) for Misterman .

What awards has Cillian Murphy won?
Outstanding Solo Performance (Drama Desk Awards) for Misterman .