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Fionnula Flanagan

1941 - Today

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Fionnghuala Manon "Fionnula" Flanagan (born 10 December 1941) is an Irish stage, television, and film actress. Flanagan is known for her roles in the films James Joyce's Women (1985), Some Mother's Son (1996), Waking Ned (1998), The Others (2001), Four Brothers (2005), Yes Man (2008), The Guard (2011) and Song of the Sea (2014). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Fionnula Flanagan has received more than 2,090,162 page views. Her biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Fionnula Flanagan is the 1,529th most popular actor (up from 1,945th in 2019), the 84th most popular biography from Ireland (up from 103rd in 2019) and the 12th most popular Irish Actor.

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Among actors, Fionnula Flanagan ranks 1,529 out of 9,996Before her are George Dzundza, Sam Worthington, Tom Savini, Beata Tyszkiewicz, Angelique Rockas, and Joanna Shimkus. After her are Everett McGill, James Fox, Cassandra Harris, Pam Grier, Marcel Dalio, and Pernilla August.

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Among people born in 1941, Fionnula Flanagan ranks 168Before her are Chucho Valdés, Luis Alberto Lacalle, Salvatore Accardo, Sarah Miles, Peter Cullen, and Mirosław Hermaszewski. After her are Mariangela Melato, Sara Nazarbayeva, Kim Hye-ja, Kenji Tochio, Élisabeth Depardieu, and Myron Scholes.

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In Ireland

Among people born in Ireland, Fionnula Flanagan ranks 84 out of 501Before her are Francis Ysidro Edgeworth (1845), Maureen O'Sullivan (1911), James Hoban (1762), Robert Stewart, Viscount Castlereagh (1769), Neil Jordan (1950), and Kevin Roche (1922). After her are Peter Lacy (1678), Saint Kilian (640), Brenda Fricker (1945), Eliza Lynch (1833), Andrew Cunningham, 1st Viscount Cunningham of Hyndhope (1883), and Roger Casement (1864).

Among ACTORS In Ireland

Among actors born in Ireland, Fionnula Flanagan ranks 12Before her are Gabriel Byrne (1950), Brendan Gleeson (1955), Maureen O'Hara (1920), David Kelly (1929), Colin Farrell (1976), and Maureen O'Sullivan (1911). After her are Brenda Fricker (1945), Aidan Gillen (1968), Edward Mulhare (1923), Fiona Shaw (1958), Jonathan Rhys Meyers (1977), and Liam Cunningham (1961).

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