Liam John Neeson, OBE is an Irish actor who rose to prominence with his acclaimed starring role in Steven Spielberg's 1993 Oscar winner Schindler's List. He has since starred in a number of other successful films, including Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace, Taken, Taken 2, Michael Collins, Les Misérables, Batman Begins, Kinsey, Clash of the Titans, and The Chronicles of Narnia series. He has been nominated for a number of awards including an Academy Award for Best Actor, a BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role and three Golden Globe Awards for Best Actor in a Motion Picture Drama. Empire magazine ranked Neeson among both the "100 Sexiest Stars in Film History" and "The Top 100 Movie Stars of All Time".
- Born: June 7, 1952 (age 67), Ballymena
- Spouse: Helen Mirren (1981 to present - Domestic partnership)Natasha Richardson (1994-07-03 to 2009-03-18 - Marriage)
- Aliases: Liam John Neeson, Liam John Neeson, OBE, William John Neeson
- Children: Daniel Neeson, Micheál Neeson
- Height: 6′ 4″ (1.93m)