Dublin, Ireland, UK
Claim to Fame
Queer as Folk, Game of Thrones (as Petyr Baelish)
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Aidan Gillen (born Aidan Murphy on 24 April 1968) is an Irish stage and screen actor. Gillen was born in the Drumcondra suburb of Dublin, Ireland. He began his acting career as a teenager with Dublin Youth Theatre, at the age of 16 playing Bottom in A Midsummer Night`s Dream at the Project Arts Centre, before moving to London.
He is perhaps best known in England for his role as Stuart Alan Jones in the ground-breaking British television series, Queer as Folk, and its sequel, Queer as Folk 2. American audiences know him best for his role as Tommy Carcetti in HBO`s television series The Wire.
Gillen was nominated for a Tony Award for his highly acclaimed Broadway role in Harold Pinter`s The Caretaker in 2003. He has also been nominated for an Irish Times Theatre Award for his portrayal of Teach in the Dublin Gate Theatre`s 2007 production of David Mamet`s American Buffalo.
He lives in North London.
Full Name at Birth
Fionnuala Murphy (actress)
Aidan Gillen (; born Aidan Murphy; 24 April 1968) is an Irish actor. He is best known for portraying CIA in The Dark Knight Rises, Petyr "Littlefinger" Baelish in the HBO series Game of Thrones, Stuart Alan Jones in the Channel 4 series Queer as Folk, John Boy in the RTÉ Television series Love/Hate, and Tommy Carcetti in the HBO series The Wire.
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Actor, Voice Artist
Couple Profile Source
St. Vincent's C.B.S., Glasnevin
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling)
Independent Talent Group Ltd., Greene & Associates Talent Agency
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Married||Olivia O'Flanagan and Aidan Gillen
have been married since 7th Jul 2001. |||
Olivia O'Flanagan and Aidan Gillen have been married for 15 years. They were dating for 4 years after getting together in 1997 and were married on 7th Jul 2001.
Aidan Gillen has 2 children, Berry (19) and Joe (16).
Aidan Gillen is a 48 year old Irish Actor. Born Aidan Murphy on 24th April, 1968 in Dublin, Ireland, UK and educated at St. Vincent's C. B. S. , Glasnevin, he is famous for Queer as Folk, Game of Thrones (as Petyr Baelish) in a career that spans 1985–present. His zodiac sign is Taurus.
Aidan Gillen has been in 4 on-screen matchups, notably with Kate Dickie in Game of Thrones (2011), Sophie Turner in Game of Thrones (2011), Charlie Hunnam in Queer as Folk (1999) and Rachael Stirling in Agatha Christie's Poirot (1989).
Aidan Gillen is a member of the following lists:
20th-century Irish male actors,
Irish male television actors and
Irish male film actors.
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