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Martin McCann

Martin McCann grew up with a brother and sister in the Divis Flats area of Falls Road in Belfast. In 2006 Lord Richard Attenborough cast McCann in his film after seeing him play Alex in a stage production of A Clockwork Orange. Attenborough called Spielberg and recommended McCann. He was invited to LA to audition for 'The Pacific' HBO miniseries, Attenborough sent along scenes from his film for Spielberg to view. McCann was cast in The Pacific as R.V. Burgin. In early 2010 he filmed in Belfast for the new music-comedy Killing Bono, a film about the life of one of Bono's classmates who tries to make it in the music business, only to have his failures and frustrations magnified by the continued rise U2. McCann plays the role of Bono. He has performed on stage in Ireland and on tour. In 2011 Martin won the Irish Film and Television Award for best male performance in a feature film, the nominees in the category were fellow northern Irish man Liam Neeson, Cillian Murphy and Colm Meaney. Martin has become Patron of the charity YouthAction Northern Ireland.


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Born:
Jul 20, 1983 In Belfast - Northern Ireland - UK
Movie/TV Credits:
18
First Appeared:
In the movie Cerrando el círculo 2007-09-14
Latest Project:
Pelicula Three Seconds 2019-01-24
Known For
Poster of Dry Your Eyes
Poster of '71
Poster of Boogaloo y Graham
Poster of Coward
Filmography
Pelicula Three Seconds Riley 2019-01-24
Pelicula Calibre Marcus 2018-06-22
Series Dry Your Eyes Unknown 2017
Pelicula Lost in London Paddy 2017-01-19
Pelicula Maze Oscar 2017-09-22
Pelicula Mi nombre es Emily Swimming Teacher 2016-04-08
Pelicula Generación Z Lewis 2016-04-22
Pelicula x+y Michael Ellis 2015-03-13
Pelicula The Survivalist Survivalist 2015-04-15
Pelicula Magpie The Trickster 2014-06-09
Pelicula Boogaloo y Graham Vater 2014-08-01
Pelicula '71 Paul Haggerty 2014-10-10
Pelicula Agente doble Brendan 2012-02-12
Pelicula Atraco en Belfast Jimbo 2012-04-21
Pelicula Coward Andrew 2012-09-13
Pelicula Jump Pearse Kelly 2012-06-08
Pelicula Killing Bono Bono 2011-04-01
Pelicula Cerrando el círculo Jimmy 2007-09-14