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Ciarán Hinds

Ciaran Hinds was born in Belfast, Northern Ireland on February 9, 1953. He was one of five children and the only son. His father was a doctor who hoped to have Ciaran follow in his footsteps, but that was not to be. It was his mother Moya, an amateur actress, who was the real influence behind his decision to become an actor. Though he did enroll ... See full bio »
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 2016 The Hope Rooms (Short) (completed)
 2016 Shetland (TV Series)
Michael Maguire
- Episode #3.3 (2016) ... Michael Maguire
- Episode #3.2 (2016) ... Michael Maguire
- Episode #3.1 (2016) ... Michael Maguire
 2015 Love is a Sting (Short)
Narrator (voice)
 2015 Hitman: Agent 47
 2015 Last Days in the Desert
 2013/I Frozen
Pabbie / Grandpa (voice)
 2013 McCanick
Jerry Quinn
 2013 Closed Circuit
 2013 The Sea
Max Morden
 2012 John Carter
Tardos Mors (as Ciaran Hinds)
 2011 The Shore (Short)
 2011 Salvation Boulevard
Jim Hunt
 2009 Glock (Short)
 2009 Above Suspicion (TV Series)
DCI Langton
- Part 2 (2009) ... DCI Langton
- Part 1 (2009) ... DCI Langton
 2008 Ca$h
 2008 In Bruges
Priest (uncredited)
 2007 There Will Be Blood
 2007 Margot at the Wedding
Dick Koosman
 2007 Hallam Foe
 2006 The Tiger's Tail
Father Andy
 2005 Munich
 2004 Mickybo and Me
Jonjo's Da
 2003 The Statement
 2003 Broken Morning (TV Movie)
Albert Camus
 2003 The Mayor of Casterbridge (TV Movie)
Michael Henchard (as Ciaran Hinds)
 2003 Calendar Girls
Rod (as Ciaran Hinds)
 2003 Thursday the 12th (TV Movie)
Marius Bannister
 2001 Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure (Documentary short)
Thomas Orde-Lees (voice)
 2000 The Sleeper (TV Mini-Series)
Fergus Moon
 2000 The Weight of Water
Louis Wagner (as Ciaran Hinds)
 2000 Jason and the Argonauts (TV Mini-Series)
King Aeson
- Episode #1.2 (2000) ... King Aeson
- Episode #1.1 (2000) ... King Aeson
 1999 The Lost Lover
 1999 Il tempo dell'amore
 1998 Titanic Town
Aidan McPhelimy
 1998 Getting Hurt (TV Movie)
Charlie Cross
 1997 Oscar and Lucinda
Reverend Dennis Hasset (as Ciaran Hinds)
 1997 Rules of Engagement (TV Movie)
Campbell Ferguson
 1997 The Life of Stuff
David Arbogast
 1997 Jane Eyre (TV Movie)
Edward Rochester (as Ciaran Hinds)
 1996 Some Mother's Son
Danny Boyle
 1996 Tales from the Crypt (TV Series)
Jack Lynch
- Confession (1996) ... Jack Lynch
 1996 Cold Lazarus (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.4 (1996) ... Fyodor
- Episode #1.3 (1996) ... Fyodor
- Episode #1.2 (1996) ... Fyodor
- Episode #1.1 (1996) ... Fyodor
 1996 Mary Reilly
Sir Danvers Carew (as Ciaran Hinds)
 1995 Rules of Engagement
Campbell Ferguson
 1995 The Affair (TV Movie)
Edward Leyland
 1995 Circle of Friends
Professor Flynn
 1994 The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes (TV Series)
Jim Browner
- The Cardboard Box (1994) ... Jim Browner (as Ciaran Hinds)
 1994 A Dark Adapted Eye (TV Movie)
 1993 The Man Who Cried (TV Movie)
Abel Mason
 1993 Prime Suspect 3 (TV Mini-Series)
Edward Parker-Jones
- Part 2 (1993) ... Edward Parker-Jones (as Ciaran Hinds)
- Part 1 (1993) ... Edward Parker-Jones (as Ciaran Hinds)
 1993 Soldier Soldier (TV Series)
Clive Hickey
- Trouble and Strife (1993) ... Clive Hickey
 1992 Hostages (TV Movie)
Brian Keenan
 1992 Between the Lines (TV Series)
Det. Insp. Micky Flynn
- Private Enterprise (1992) ... Det. Insp. Micky Flynn
 1992 Perfect Scoundrels (TV Series)
Jack Vosper
- The Goodbye Look (1992) ... Jack Vosper
 1991 December Bride
Frank Echlin
 1990 The Play on One (TV Series)
Martin Pitt
- Yellowbacks (1990) ... Martin Pitt
 1990 Who Bombed Birmingham? (TV Movie)
Richard McIlkenny
 1990 The Mahabharata (TV Mini-Series)
- War (1990) ... Ashwattaman
- Game of Dice (1990) ... Ashwattaman
- Exile in the Forest (1990) ... Ashwattaman
 1989 The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover
Cory (as Ciaran Hinds)
 1981 Our Boys (Short)
 1981 Excalibur
Lot (as Ciarin Hinds)
 1980 The Long March (TV Movie)
Michael Canning
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Alternate Names:

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I float from one project to another project, so you miss people and you don't see them for years. See more »


New York, NY: Appearing as Big Daddy opposite Scarlett Johansson's Maggie the Cat in Tennessee Williams' Pulitzer Prize winning play, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof. See more »

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