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About Liam Neeson

William John "Liam" Neeson OBE (born 7 June 1952) is an Academy Award nominated Irish actor. He is well-known for roles as Oskar Schindler in the 1993 film.

Personal Biography

Neeson married Natasha Richardson in 1994 and has two children - Michael, and Daniel.

Professional Biography

List of Famous Films & Television appearances

Liam Neeson in News

Award Winning Movie Producer Chad A. Verdi Has Five Films to Be Released Over Next 18 Months
NEW YORK, NY and POINT ROBERTS, WA--(Marketwired - August 14, 2015) -, a global investor news source covering leading topics and sectors including sports and entertainment news, releases an exclusive update with entrepreneurial movie producer, businessman and investor Chad A. Verdi of Rhode Island.

Award-Winning Producers Chad and Michelle Verdi Tap Writer, Director, Actor Tommy DeNucci as the New President and CEO of The Woodhaven Production Company
The Woodhaven Production Company along with Verdi Productions, are pleased to announce that Tom DeNucci has been named as the next President and CEO of The Woodhaven Production Company. The transition will take place over the next 90 days and includes a 10 picture distribution deal with Screen Media Films, with a VOD platform release from Universal Studios that will reach over 100 million homes.

Producer Chad A. Verdi Talks About the Sale of True-Life Boxing Film 'Bleed For This' at Cannes 2015, a global investor news source covering leading topics and sectors including sports and entertainment, releases an exclusive follow-up interview with entrepreneurial award-winning movie producer, businessman and investor Chad A. Verdi, following the sale of 'Bleed for This' to Open Road Films at the Cannes film festival.

Award-Winning Film Producer Chad A. Verdi Talks Boxing and His Latest Six Films Being Released: Bad Hurt, Almost Mercy, Ten Thousand Saints, War Pigs, Bleed for This and Silence, a global investor news source covering leading topics and sectors including sports and entertainment, releases an exclusive Q&A with entrepreneurial movie producer, businessman and investor Chad A. Verdi of Rhode Island.

XLIX: Year of the #EmotionBowl
TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO), the source of second-by-second data insight into Super Bowl® viewers' most-watched commercials and moments*, today released this year's top most-engaging Super Bowl commercials and moments from the game

Award Winning Producer and Investor Chad A. Verdi Rings NASDAQ Opening Bell With NXT-ID Team, a global news source covering entertainment and technology news, reports that Chad A. Verdi, award winning producer and angel investor in NXT-ID Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTD), rang the NASDAQ opening bell with the company's CEO, Mr. Gino Pereira, employees and other investors.

How NBCUniversal's 'Non-Stop' Approach to Digital Campaigns With Smartify Drives High Engagement
To drive awareness of the home release of the film Non-Stop, starring Liam Neeson, NBCUniversal launched a major online promotion this week powered by Smartify.

On the Heels of a 100% Accurate Academy Award Season "Just Seen It's" Film Critics Offer Their Top Spring Break Movie Picks: "Captain America," "Muppets Most Wanted" and "Bad Words" Shouldn't Be Missed
On the heels of a successful award season, with a 100% accurate winners list for the 2014 Academy Awards, the critics of Just Seen It offer up their picks for top Spring Break Films that shouldn't be missed. On Just Seen It, industry professionals review the latest in theaters, on TV and cable

The 3rd Annual Napa Valley Film Festival Announces Award Winners
Co-Founders and Directors Brenda and Marc Lhormer are proud to announce the completion of the third annual Napa Valley Film Festival (NVFF) which culminated on Sunday, November 17th at the Uptown Theatre in Napa with an energetic Awards Ceremony & Wrap Party. NVFF spanned a full week this year throughout the Napa Valley's picturesque towns of Napa, Yountville, Calistoga and St. Helena

DreamWorks Studios Announces 10 Additional Strategic International Partnerships Through Its Agreement with Mister Smith Entertainment
DreamWorks Studios has announced that, through their existing collaboration with David Garrett’s Mister Smith Entertainment to represent DreamWorks Studios' films for Europe, the Middle East and Africa, they have concluded a further ten key partnership deals with leading independent distribution companies.

Liam Neeson and Journeys in Film: Preparing America's Children for a Global Future
Today Journeys in Film, in partnership with acclaimed actor and Academy Award® nominee Liam Neeson, launches a new fundraising endeavor to educate American students about the world and its rich, diverse cultures.

George Clooney and Denzel Washington named hottest over 50
George Clooney, Colin Firth and Denzel Washington have been named as the sexiest men over 50.

'The Avengers' stays atop box office for 3rd consecutive weekend
'The Avengers' is continuing to muscle out everything else Hollywood throws at it, easily sinking naval rival 'Battleship' and other new releases to top the weekend box office yet again.

Titanic 3D re-release steers movie past 2 billion dollar mark
James Cameron's 1997 blockbuster Titanic has sailed beyond the 2-billion mark in lifetime ticket sales thanks to a 3D re-release that was timed to the centennial of the ship's sinking.

Rihanna putting music career on hold for acting
Rihanna has revealed that she wants to take a sabbatical from music career so she can concentrate on launching herself as an actress.

RiRi reveals 'crush' on Liam Neeson and 'hots' for Alexander Skarsgard
Rihanna, who has had a string of former flames including Chris Brown, Matt Kemp and Drake, seems to have somewhat changed her taste after she admitted to having a crush on her 'Battleship' co-star Liam Neeson.

Film debut was 'scary', says Rihanna
Rihanna, who has sold over 60 million records, has confessed that working on her first movie was "scary" and "nerve-wracking".

RiRi was a UFO spotter as a child
Rihanna has revealed that as a kid, she used to sit outside her home in Bridgetown, Barbados, scanning the skies at night for signs of aliens.

Jane Fonda cast as Nancy Regan in 'The Butler'
Jane Fonda is all set to essay the character of Nancy Regan, in Lee Daniel's historical drama 'The Butler'.

Rihanna enjoyed working with guns for new movie
Rihanna, who plays weapons specialist Petty Officer Raikes in the movie 'Battleship', says that she loved working with guns almost as much as her character.

PETA slams Liam Neeson for eating wolf meat
Animal rights group are appealing film fans to boycott Liam Neeson's latest movie 'The Grey' after the actor confessed to eating wolf stew to get into the character.

'Chronicle' wins tight weekend box office race against 'A Woman in Black'
Michael B. Jordan's 'Chronicle' opened much better-than-expected at the Super Bowl weekend box office and raked in 22 million dollars, edging out Daniel Radcliffe's 'A Woman in Black'.

Neeson stood under freezing showers to prepare himself for 'The Grey'
Liam Neeson has revealed that he stood under freezing showers for seven minutes at a time, in order to prepare himself for super-cold conditions in Canada while filming 'The Grey'.

'The Grey' tops North America's weekend box office
-- Liam Neeson's 'The Grey' topped the weekend box office in North America, leading a pack of three debuts as they opened among the top 10 most-popular films with impressive performances.

Liam Neeson considering converting to Islam following trip to Istanbul
Liam Neeson says he is thinking about trading in his Catholic beliefs for Islam.

I could act in Battleship only if I made snot bubbles, says Brooklyn Decker
Brooklyn Decker, who starred alongside Rihanna in her upcoming movie 'Battleship', owes part of her recent success to her ability to produce snot bubbles on demand.

Brooklyn Decker enjoys spotlight sans RiRi at 'Battleship' presentation
Brooklyn Decker was seen enjoying her stint on the red carpet at a 'Battleship' presentation in Madrid, without Rihanna.

Spielberg's 'Schindler's List' the saddest film of all time
Steven Spielberg's Holocaust epic 'Schindler's List' has beat tearjerkers such as 'Love Story', 'Terms of Endearment' and 'Titanic' to be the saddest film of all time.

Rihanna makes brief appearance in trailer for 'Battleship'
Barbadian singer Rihanna has made a brief appearance in the trailer for movie 'Battleship', in which she will be making her acting debut next year.

Arnie returning to big screen with 'Last Stand'
Love rat Arnold Schwarzenegger will soon be seen on the silver screen after a long gap.

Liam Neeson on wife Natasha's death: 'It hits me in the middle of the night'
Liam Neeson has opened up about his grief over the tragic death of his wife Natasha Richardson, saying it still hits him in "the middle of the night".

Liam Neeson thankful to pal Bradley Cooper for 'The Hangover 2' role
Liam Neeson is grateful to his 'pal' Bradley Cooper for offering him a role in 'The Hangover 2'.

WCG Hires Industry Leaders to Increase Depth and Expand Client Base
WCG, a global independent company offering integrated creative, interactive and marketing communications services, today announced it has hired four senior professionals to broaden its expertise within its core market, healthcare, and direct the company's burgeoning client base in consumer products and entertainment

Film Finance Partner Rose Shiner Joins Sheppard Mullin
Rose P. Shiner has joined the Los Angeles/Century City office of Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP as a partner in the firm's Entertainment, Media and Technology practice group. Shiner most recently was a partner at Bingham McCutchen in Los Angeles.

Kylie Minogue's Christmas wishes for Brit troops in Afghanistan
British Prime Minister David Cameron and singer Kylie Minogue have extended their Christmas messages to the British troops serving in Afghanistan.

Neeson sparks fury after linking Christ-based Narnia role with Mohammad
Actor Liam Neeson, who voices the character of lion, in the latest Narnia film, has sparked fury after claiming that his role Aslan - the symbol of Christ - is also based on other religious leaders such as Mohammed and Buddha.

Daniel Day-Lewis to play Abraham Lincoln in Spielberg film
Daniel Day Lewis is set to play Abraham Lincoln in an upcoming biopic to be directed by Steven Spielberg.

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