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Liam was born under the official name Neeson, William John on June 7th, 1952. He has been a credited actor since the 1983 film Krull.
Liam Neeson is among a small handful of elite super star actors with global appeal. He has starred in eighteen films including the 2014 action film Non-Stop as the character Bill Marks, the 2014 crime movie A Walk Among the Tombstones playing Matt Scudder and the 2012 action release Taken 2 cast as Bryan Mills.
Liam has made such a successful career in supporting roles, that it actually surpasses most leading actor's careers. He has appeared in twenty-four films including: the 2014 adventure film The Nut Job as the character Raccoon, the 2014 comedy movie A Million Ways to Die in the West playing Clinch and the 2013 adventure release Khumba cast as Phango.
Liam Neeson has earned salaries up to $5,000,000 for his acting. His most commercially successful project to date has been the 2005 action film Batman Begins, which brought in $207,000,000 at the box office.
Liam is a cultural icon, having been featured on the cover of at least twenty-one magazines, captured in more than seven pictorials, interviewed in over eleven publications and featured in twenty-five magazine articles. He has been the subject of at least one book.
As an actor Liam Neeson has been recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures Art and Sciences on one occasion. He was nominated for the Oscar for Best Actor In A Leading Role for his role as Oskar Schindler in the 1993 movie Schindler's List.