February 9, 1953
70 years old
6 ft 0 in | 183 cm
85 kg | 187.5 lbs
Ciarán Hinds was born in Belfast, Northern Ireland, on February 9, 1953, is a Irish actor.
Young Ciarán Hinds began his professional acting career in a production of "Cinderella" (1976), in role as a pantomime horse, at the Glasgow Citizens' Theatre.
He made his big screen debut in epic medieval fantasy film Excalibur (1981) in role as King Lot.
He got his television debut in history series Out of the Past (1977) in episode "Anglo-Saxon England and the Norman Conquest 2: When the wind changed".
Ciarán's breakthrough performance came as Ashwathama in drama miniseries The Mahabharata (1989).
He landed his Broadway debut in a play "Closer" (1999), in role as Larry, at Music Box Theatre, for which he won a Theatre World Award for Best Debut.
How tall is Ciarán Hinds and what is his weight? Ciarán Hinds's height is 6' 0" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 183 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, his weight is 187.5 іn pоunds or 85 іn kіlоgrаmѕ.
Ciarán Hinds is 70 years old.
Ciarán Hinds net worth is around 5 million dollars.
He voiced Grand Pabbie, the Troll King in animated musical fantasy films:
Frozen II (2019)
He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor, a BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role and the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture for his role as "Pop" in coming-of-age drama film Belfast (2021).
He was nominated for the Irish Film and Television Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as John Traynor in biographical crime film Veronica Guerin (2003).
He won the Irish Film and Television Award for the Best Actor in a TV Drama for his role as Michael Henchard in drama movie The Mayor of Casterbridge (2003).
He won the Gotham Award for Best Ensemble Performance for his roles in movies:
Margot at the Wedding (2007) comedy drama as Dick Koosman
Life During Wartime (2009) comedy drama as Bill Maplewood
He was nominated for the Irish Film & Television Awards for Best Supporting Actor – Film for his roles in films:
The Eclipse (2009) supernatural drama as Michael Farr
The Woman in Black (2012) gothic supernatural horror as Sam Daily
The Debt (2010) thriller as David Peretz
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011) Cold War spy thriller as Roy Bland
The Sea (2013) drama as Max Morden
Bleed for This (2016) biographical sports as Angelo Pazienza
He was nominated for the Gold Derby Award for Ensemble Cast for his role as Aberforth Dumbledore in fantasy movie Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II (2011).
The Cook, the Thief, His Wife and Her Lover (1989) crime drama art as Cory
Persuasion (1995) drama as Captain Frederick Wentworth
Circle of Friends (1995) romantic drama as Professor Flynn
Munich (2005) historical drama as Carl
Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day (2008) romantic comedy as Joe Blomfield
Silence (2016) epic historical drama as Father Valignano
Elizabeth Harvest (2018) science fiction thriller as Henry
He portrayed Steppenwolf in superhero films: Justice League (2017) and Zack Snyder's Justice League (2021).
He voiced Scourge in science fiction action film Transformers: Rise of the Beasts (2023).
He won the Irish Film and Television Award for Best Actor in a Lead Role on Television for his role as Gaius Julius Caesar in HBO historical drama television series Rome (2005-2007).
He was nominated for the OFTA Television Award for Best Guest Actor in a Drama Series for his role as Mance Rayder in HBO fantasy drama television series Game of Thrones (2013-2015).
He won the Irish Film & Television Award for Actor in a Supporting Role – Drama for his role as Eamonn Cunningham in crime drama series Kin (2021).
Cold Lazarus (1996) BBC1 drama series as Fyodor
Ivanhoe (1997) BBC/A&E Network miniseries as Brian de Bois-Guilbert
He played DCI James Langton in crime drama series Above Suspicion (2009-2012).
Political Animals (2012) USA Network comedy drama miniseries as Bud Hammond
Shetland (2016) BBC One crime drama series as Michael Maguire
The Terror (2018) AMC drama anthology series as Sir John Franklin
The Dry (2022) BritBox comedy drama series as Tom Sheridan
Treason (2022) Netflix miniseries as Sir Martin Angelis
Attended Holy Family Primary School and St. Malachy’s College in Belfast, Northern Ireland.
Graduated from Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (1975).
Has four sisters.
Has Irish ancestry.
He was also an Irish dancer in his youth.
Good friends with actor Liam Neeson.
He performed on stage with Royal Shakespeare Company, Royal National Theatre and Glasgow Citizens' Theatre.
He was nominated for the Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actor in a Musical for his role as Nick Lane in a musical "Girl from the North Country" (2017).
He portrayed Mr. Lockhart in a play "The Seafarer" (2007), at Booth Theatre.
He played Deputy Governor Danforth in a play "The Crucible" (2016), at Walter Kerr Theatre.
He won the Dublin International Film Festival Career Achievement Award in 2010.
Lives in Paris, France.
He is in a long-term relationship with actress Hélène Patarot, they have one daughter, Aoife Hinds.