Aidan Gillen (actor)
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Who is Aidan Gillen?
Aidan Gillen is an Irish actor. He is best known for portraying Stuart Alan Jones in the Channel 4 series Queer as Folk, John Boy in the crime drama Love/Hate, Petyr "Littlefinger" Baelish in the HBO series Game of Thrones, and Tommy Carcetti in the HBO drama The Wire. He is the current host of Other Voices. He has been nominated for the British Academy Television Award, the British Independent Film Award and a Tony Award, and has won two Irish Film & Television Awards.
- also known as Aidan Murphy, Aiden Gillen
- born on (46 years ago) in Drumcondra, Dublin
- ethnicity: Irish people
- nationality: Republic of Ireland
- education: St. Vincent's C.B.S.
- profession: Actor
- Marriage with Olivia O'Flanagan since
- parent of
- played Miles Jackson in "12 Rounds"
- played Marine Wilcox in "An Ungentlemanly Act"
- played Karl in "Blackout"
- played Barry Weiss in "Blitz"
- played Francis in "Buddy Boy"
- played Stephen in "Burning the Bed"
- played Aidan Lynch in "Circle of Friends"
- played Gus in "Freefall"
- played Paddy in "Gold in the Streets"
- played Carver Doone in "Lorna Doone"
- played Baby in "Mojo"
- played Puttnam in "My Kingdom"
- played Lord Nelson Rathbone in "Shanghai Knights"
- played Gerard Quigley in "Some Mother's Son"
- played Boy picked up by Val in "The Courier"
- played Dave Turner in "The Final Curtain"
- "The Lonely Passion of Judith Hearne"
- played Frank in "The Low Down"
- played Phil Hendricks in "Thorne: Scaredy Cat"
- played Phil Hendricks in "Thorne: Sleepyhead"
- played Aidan in "Treacle Jr."
- played Conor in "Trouble with Sex"
- played Patrick in "Wake Wood"
- played Gerry in "Shadow Dancer"
- played Michael in "The Good Man"
- played CIA Op in "The Dark Knight Rises"
- "The Second Death"
- played Ray in "Scrapper"
- played Clayton in "Beneath the Harvest Sky"
- played Gerry Devine in "Mister John"
- played Lars in "The Note"
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- some of the nominations and awards:
- nominated to British Academy Television Award for Best Actor - "Queer as Folk"
- nominated to Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Play - "The Caretaker"
- nominated to Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play - "The Caretaker"
- nominated to Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play - "The Caretaker"
- nominated to British Independent Film Award for Best Actor - "Treacle Jr."
- nominated to Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series - "Game of Thrones", with Mark Addy, Alfie Allen, Josef Altin, Sean Bean, Susan Brown, Emilia Clarke, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Peter Dinklage, Ron Donachie, Michelle Fairley, Jerome Flynn, Elyes Gabel, Jack Gleeson, Iain Glen, Julian Glover, Kit Harington, Lena Headey, Isaac Hempstead-Wright, Conleth Hill, Richard Madden, Jason Momoa, Rory McCann, Ian McElhinney, Roxanne McKee, Dar Salim, Donald Sumpter, Sophie Turner, Maisie Williams, Amrita Acharia, Mark Stanley, Luke McEwan
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