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Bio For: Domhnall Gleeson
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DOMHNALL GLEESON (Alan Milne) most recently filmed David Wain's A FUTILE AND STUPID GESTURE and Rian Johnson's STAR WARS EPISODE VIII. Prior to that he filmed the lead role of Stensland in the comedy feature CRASH PAD, directed by Kevin Tent and co-starring Christina Applegate and Thomas Haden Church. 2017 will see the release of Doug Liman's MENA in which he plays the role of Monty Schaffer alongside Tom Cruise. Other recent credits include Nick Hornby's adaptation of Colm Tóibín's novel BROOKLYN, directed by John Crowley, THE REVENANT directed by Alejandro González Iñárritu, JJ Abrams' STAR WARS EPISODE VII: THE FORCE AWAKENS, Alex Garland's sci-fi film EX MACHINA and the Coens' adaptation of Louis Zamperini's memoir UNBROKEN, directed by Angelina Jolie.  

In January 2015 Gleeson appeared in Enda Walsh's THE WALWORTH FARCE, directed by Sean Foley, starring alongside his father Brendan Gleeson and brother Brian Gleeson.

His previous lead roles in film include Lenny Abrahamson's FRANK with Michael Fassbender and Maggie Gyllenhaal, Richard Curtis' ABOUT TIME opposite Rachel McAdams and Bill Nighy, and SENSATIONS, directed by Tom Hall.  He received IFTA's for playing Bob Geldof in WHEN HARVEY MET BOB, Levin in Joe Wright's ANNA KARENINA, and Jon in Lenny Abrahamson's FRANK.

Supporting roles in film and television include John Michael McDonagh's CALVARY, Charlie Brooker's BLACK MIRROR on Channel 4, Mark Romanek's NEVER LET ME GO, Joel and Ethan Coen's TRUE GRIT, the role of Bill Weasley in HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS (I & II) directed by David Yates, and Martin McDonagh's Oscar-winning short SIX SHOOTER. He also appeared in DREDD directed by Pete Travis, SHADOW DANCER directed by James Marsh, Ian Fitzgibbon's PERRIER'S BOUNTY, A DOG YEAR for HBO films opposite Jeff Bridges, Paul Mercier's STUDS, Stephen Bradley's BOY EATS GIRL, and John Butler's YOUR BAD SELF, for which he co-wrote sketches with Michael Moloney. 

Gleeson's work onstage includes "Now or Late" at the Royal Court, "American Buffalo" and "Great Expectations" at the Gate, Druid's production of "The Well of the Saints", "Macbeth" directed by Selina Cartmell, and "Chimps" directed by Wilson Milam at the Liverpool Playhouse. Gleeson was nominated for a Tony Award for the Broadway production of Martin McDonagh's "The Lieutenant of Inishmore".  He received a Lucille Lortel Nomination and a Drama League Citation for Excellence in Performance for the same role. He earned an Irish Times Theatre Award nomination for his role in "American Buffalo". 

Gleeson wrote and directed the short films NOREEN (starring Brendan and Brian Gleeson) and WHAT WILL SURVIVE OF US (starring Brian Gleeson). Gleeson also created "Immaturity for Charity", comedy sketches shot with family and friends in aid of St. Francis' Hospice. They're pretty weird and they're on YouTube.

Movies For: Domhnall Gleeson
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7 Movies: Pg 1 of 1 Show:
GOODBYE CHRISTOPHER ROBIN (PG) On Video: 1/23/2018 At Theaters: 10/13/2017
AMERICAN MADE (R) On Video: 1/2/2018 At Theaters: 9/29/2017
THE REVENANT (R) On Video: 4/19/2016 At Theaters: 1/8/2016
BROOKLYN (PG-13) On Video: 2/23/2016 At Theaters: 11/6/2015
EX MACHINA (R) On Video: 7/14/2015 At Theaters: 4/10/2015
UNBROKEN (PG-13) On Video: 3/24/2015 At Theaters: 12/25/2014
ABOUT TIME (R) On Video: 2/4/2014 At Theaters: 11/1/2013
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