Born on June 7, 1952
From Ballymena, Northern Ireland
Liam Neeson as "Alfred Kinsey"
Biology professor Alfred Kinsey (Liam Neeson) has a perfectly respectable life teaching and doing research at Indiana University along with a happy home life with his wife (Laura Linney). When he realizes that his students, many of them married and with children, still come to him with personal questions about human sexuality, he fights to begin teaching sex education courses and conducts extensive interviews about the sexual history of volunteers despite high-profile opposition.
|Golden Globe (2004)||Nominated||Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama|
Liam Neeson as "Michael 'Mick' Collins"
In the early 20th century, Michael Collins (Liam Neeson) leads the Irish Republican Army with the help of his friends Harry Boland (Aidan Quinn) and Eamon de Valera (Alan Rickman), in a violent battle for Ireland's independence from Britain. But, when he fears the defeat of his revolution, Collins negotiates a treaty with the British, deeming him a traitor to the IRA. When he receives orders to murder his friends, Collins must decide where his loyalties lie.
|Golden Globe (1996)||Nominated||Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama|
Liam Neeson as "Oskar Schindler"
Businessman Oskar Schindler (Liam Neeson) arrives in Krakow in 1939, ready to make his fortune from World War II, which has just started. After joining the Nazi party primarily for political expediency, he staffs his factory with Jewish workers for similarly pragmatic reasons. When the SS begins exterminating Jews in the Krakow ghetto, Schindler arranges to have his workers protected to keep his factory in operation, but soon realizes that in so doing, he is also saving innocent lives.
|Academy Award (1993)||Nominated||Actor in a Leading Role|
|British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1993)||Nominated||Actor in a Leading Role|
|Golden Globe (1993)||Nominated||Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama|