Brian F. O'Byrne

Highest Rated: 91% Million Dollar Baby (2004)
Birthday: Not Available
Birthplace: Ireland
First name is pronounced Bree'un. Grew up in a rural area in Ireland and was not exposed to theater or film in his youth (saw only three movies by age 17) and did not planto become an actor. Began acting in college because his two best friends were in theater. Won a green card in a lottery in 1989, which paved the way for his entrance to acting inthe U.S., where he joined the Irish Repertory Theatre and soon won a role in Philadelphia, Here I Come! Big break came when cast in Martin McDonagh's play The Beauty Queen of Leenane in Galway, Ireland, after the original actor became sick the third day of rehearsal; show debuted on Broadway in 1998. Dividestime equally between leadroles on Broadway (Doubt; Frozen;The Coast of Utopia) and supporting roles in TV (Oz; Brotherhood; FlashForward)and film (Million Dollar Baby; Bug; Before the Devil Knows You're Dead).

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

CREDIT
76% Jimmy's Hall Commander O'Keefe 2015
76% Queen and Country RSM Digby 2015
78% Medeas Ennis 2014
10% Season of the Witch Grandmaster $24.9M 2011
44% Brooklyn's Finest Ronny Rosario $26.8M 2010
59% The International The Consultant $25.5M 2009
No Score Yet Amongst Women Actor 2008
88% Before the Devil Knows You're Dead Bobby $7M 2007
42% No Reservations Sean $43.2M 2007
61% Bug Dr. Sweet $7.1M 2006
62% The New World Lewes $12.5M 2005
91% Million Dollar Baby Father Horvak $100.5M 2004
59% Easy Mick 2004
No Score Yet The Blackwater Lightship Larry 2004
73% Intermission Mick $0.8M 2003
20% Disco Pigs Runt's Dad 2003
69% The Grey Zone Interrogator 2002
No Score Yet Mapmaker Richie Markey 2001
64% Bandits Darill Miller $41.2M 2001
48% An Everlasting Piece George $9.6K 2001
No Score Yet Amongst Women Actor 1998

TV

CREDIT
35% Nightflyers
2018
Auggie
  • 2018
93% Manhunt
2017
Frank McAlpine
  • 2017
73% Mercy Street
2016-2017
Allan Pinkerton
  • 2017
77% Aquarius
2015-2016
Ken Karn
  • 2016
  • 2015
80% Saints & Strangers
2015
John Billington
  • 2015
47% The Bastard Executioner
2015
Erik Ventris
  • 2015
83% Prime Suspect
2011-2012
Det. Reg Duffy
  • 2012
  • 2011
80% Mildred Pierce
2011
Bert Pierce
  • 2011
No Score Yet Medium
2005-2011
Clark Kerwin
  • 2010
81% FlashForward
2009-2010
Aaron Stark
  • 2010
  • 2009
79% Brotherhood
2006-2008
Colin Carr Colin
  • 2008
  • 2007
No Score Yet American Experience
1988
Alexander Hamilton
  • 2007
No Score Yet Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
1999
Liam Connors
  • 2005
89% Oz
1997-2003
Padraic Connelly
  • 2001
No Score Yet Maude
1972-1978
Sidney
  • 1976

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