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The Boxer (31-Dec-1997)

Director: Jim Sheridan

Writers: Jim Sheridan; Terry George

Music by: Gavin Friday; Maurice Seezer

Producers: Jim Sheridan; Arthur Lappin

Keywords: Drama, Boxing, IRA, Prison

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Brian Cox
Actor
1-Jun-1946   The original Hannibal Lecter
Kenneth Cranham
Actor
12-Dec-1944   Shine on Harvey Moon
Daniel Day-Lewis
Actor
29-Apr-1957   My Left Foot
Ken Stott
Actor
1955   Messiah series
Emily Watson
Actor
14-Jan-1967   Angela's Ashes

CAST

Daniel Day-Lewis   ...   Danny Flynn
Emily Watson   ...   Maggie
Brian Cox   ...   Joe Hamill
Ken Stott   ...   Ike Weir
Gerard McSorley   ...   Harry
Eleanor Methven   ...   Patsy
Ciaran Fitzgerald   ...   Liam
David McBlain   ...   Sean
Damien Denny   ...   Eddie Carroll
Clayon Stewart   ...   Akim
and
Kenneth Cranham   ...   Matt MaGuire
Daragh Donnelly   ...   Prison Officer
Frank Coughlan   ...   Prison Officer
Sean Kearns   ...   Prison Officer
Lorraine Pilkington   ...   Bride
Niall Shanahan   ...   Groom
Fr. John Wall   ...   Priest
Maria McDermottroe   ...   Betty
Carol Scanlan   ...   Wedding Guest
Kate Perry   ...   Wedding Guest
Andrea Irvine   ...   Wedding Guest
Joan McGarry   ...   Wedding Guest
Theresa McComb   ...   Wedding Guest
Catherine Dunne   ...   Wedding Guest
Kerrie Duggan   ...   Wedding Guest
Sharon Dunne   ...   Wedding Guest
Derbhla McClelland   ...   Wedding Guest
Oliver Maguire   ...   Prison Governor
Sandra Corbally   ...   Cake Decorator
Tess Sheridan   ...   Pianist
David Hayman   ...   Joe Hamill's Aide
Paul Sheridan   ...   IRA Man
John Sheridan   ...   IRA Man
Pat Mulryan   ...   IRA Man
Peter O'Donoghue   ...   IRA Man
Martin Dunne   ...   IRA Man
Tommy O'Neill   ...   IRA Man
Maurice Henry   ...   Liam's Friend
Josie Doherty   ...   Singer
Joseph Rea   ...   Agnes' Son
Joan Sheehy   ...   Agnes
Peter Sheridan   ...   Peter Mallon
Larry Byrne   ...   Old Man in Shelter
Joe Gallagher   ...   Car Bomb Driver
Sean Brunett   ...   Boy on Bicycle
James Hayes   ...   Bomb Victim
Richie Pigott   ...   Sean's Helper
Jack Waters   ...   Soldier on Roof
Padraig O'Neill   ...   Doorman at Gym
Mark Mulholland   ...   Old Man in Gym
John Cowley   ...   Old Man in Gym
Don Foley   ...   Old Man in Gym
Tim McDonnell   ...   Caretaker of Gym
Philip Sutcliffe   ...   Boxer on Pads
Britta Smith   ...   Mrs. Boots
Gavin Kennedy   ...   Bootsy
Eamon Brown   ...   Referee -- 1st Fight
Martin Lynch   ...   Journalist
Gavin Brown   ...   Liam's Opponent
Noel O'Donovan   ...   Timekeeper -- 1st Fight
Joe Colgan   ...   Danny's Cornerman
Nye Heron   ...   Eddie's Trainer
Paul Ronan   ...   Eddie's Cornerman
Liam Carney   ...   Mr. Walsh
Veronica Duffy   ...   Mrs. Walsh
Des Braiden   ...   Mr. Orr
Joan Brosnan Walsh   ...   Mrs. Orr
Sean Donaghy   ...   Mickey
Brian Milligan   ...   Ned
Vinny Murphy   ...   Danny's Supporter
Mick Nolan   ...   Danny's Supporter
Berts Folan   ...   Danny's Supporter
Juliet Cronin   ...   Cardgirl -- 1st Fight
Kirsten Sheridan   ...   Girl with Drinks
Brian Russell   ...   Liam's Friend in Gym
Mickey Tohill   ...   Billy Patterson
Ian McElhinney   ...   Reggie Bell
Conor Bradford   ...   TV Announcer
Anna Meegan   ...   Woman at 2nd Fight
Al Morris   ...   Referee -- 2nd Fight
Ian Thompson   ...   Child at 2nd Fight
Paul Wesley   ...   Danny's Sparring Partner
Michael James Ford   ...   Head Waiter
John Cooke   ...   Toastmaster
Cornelius Carr   ...   London Fighter
Norman Kelly   ...   London Fighter
Gerry Storey   ...   Cornerman
Fred Tiedt   ...   Referee -- London Fight
Jer O'Leary   ...   Timekeeper -- London Fight
Jules Kingelesi   ...   Akim's Corner
Dennis Mika   ...   Akim's Corner
David Heap   ...   Maitre D'
John Hewitt   ...   Ike's Drinking Buddy
Janine McGuinness   ...   Cardgirl -- London Fight
Tom Maguire   ...   Policeman at Checkpoint

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