filmography

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awards & nominations

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The Guard Movie Poster

The Guard

A vulgar Irish cop (Brendan Gleeson) and a straight-laced American FBI agent (Don Cheadle) uncover police corruption among the former's superiors...

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
Into the Storm Movie Poster

Into the Storm

From 1940-1945, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill (Brendan Gleeson) leads his country against Nazi aggression.

Nominated
Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
In Bruges Movie Poster

In Bruges

After a particularly difficult job, hit men Ray (Colin Farrell) and Ken (Brendan Gleeson) head to Belgium to hide out until things cool down....

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical

Brendan Gleeson in the news

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17 Great Irish Movies on Netflix Streaming Right Now
17 Great Irish Movies on Netflix Streaming Right Now
First Official Look at John Cusack in 'The Raven'
First Official Look at John Cusack in 'The Raven'
Brendan Gleeson and Don Cheadle Clash in First Trailer for 'The Guard'
Brendan Gleeson and Don Cheadle Clash in First Trailer for 'The Guard'
'The Guard' Sundance Review: Brendan Gleeson Gets a Terrific Comedic Showcase
'The Guard' Sundance Review: Brendan Gleeson Gets a Terrific Comedic Showcase