Pierce Brosnan Biography


Pierce Brosnan

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Birth Name: Pierce Brosnan
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Birth Country: Ireland
Height: 6 Feet 2 Inch
Birth Sign: taurus
Age:   64 Years
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AARP Movies for Grownups Awards winner for Breakaway Accomplishment, Pierce Brosnan is an actor and film producer from Ireland. He is well acclaimed for starring the role of Alias "Remington Steele" in an American television series Remington Steele. Tall and handsome, Pierce Brosnan was born Pierce Brendan Brosnan in the early 1950s in Drogheda, County Louth, Ireland to Thomas Brosnan and May. He was born as the only child of his parents. His father was a carpenter.

In the late 1970s, Pierce met love of his life Cassandra Harris. Cassandra Harris was an actress from Australia. She was beautiful and lovely lady and he fell in love with him at a first site. They began their love life in the late 1970s and they finally got married on 27th of December 1980. As a loving husband and wife, they lived a happy married life. This beautiful married life ended at the end of 1991 after she died of ovarian cancer on 28th of December 1991.

In 1994, while Pierce was in Mexico, he met Keely Shaye Smith. Keely Shaye Smith is a multi talented lady; she is a glamour model, actress, journalist and an author from United States. They had romantic love life for several years and they finally got married on 4th of August 2001. His nationality is Irish.

Pierce's father left his family when he was just four years old and his mother moved to London the same year to pursue her career as a nurse. Later on he was raised by his grandparents who are named Philip and Kathleen Smith. When he was aged 11 years old, he watched the James Bond movie Goldfinger. He was also raised in London where he attended Elliott School. He dreamed to be a painter when he was in his mid teens and then he joined Saint Martin's School of Art where he took painting classes. Later on he became fascinated in acting and began learning acting in Drama Centre London. He graduated from there in 1975. Before he made his acting debut, he worked at York Theatre Royal as its acting assistant stage manager. He made his acting debut in the mid 1970s by appearing in Wait Until Dark. He also appeared in the play The Red Devil Battery Sign where he starred the role of McCabe. In the early 1980s, he was seen in the movies like The Long Good Friday and The Mirror Crack'd. Till date he has appeared in several movies and TV show. He got his rise in fame in the early 1980s after he began portraying the role of Alias Remington Steele in an American television series Remington Steele. In 1995, he played the role of James Bond in the seventeenth spy film in the James Bond series GoldenEye. For this role, he earned the salary of $4,000,000. His net worth is $80 Million.

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Born in Drogheda, County Louth, Ireland

1953 16th of May

Tall and handsome, Pierce Brosnan was born Pierce Brendan Brosnan in the early 1950s in Drogheda, County Louth, Ireland to Thomas Brosnan and May. He was born as the only child of his parents. His father was a carpenter.

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Began taking training at Saint Martin's School of Art

1969

He was also raised in London where he attended Elliott School. He dreamed to be a painter when he was in his mid teens and then he joined Saint Martin's School of Art where he took painting classes.

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Graduated from Drama Centre London

1975

During his late teens, he became fascinated in acting and began learning acting in Drama Centre London. He graduated from there in 1975. Before he made his acting debut, he worked at York Theatre Royal as its acting assistant stage manager. 

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Married to Cassandra Harris

1980 27th of December

In the late 1970s, Pierce met love of his life Cassandra Harris. Cassandra Harris was an actress from Australia. She was beautiful and lovely lady and he fell in love with him at a first site. They began their love life in the late 1970s and they finally got married on 27th of December 1980.

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Appeared in the television series, Remington Steele

1982

Pierce Brosnan is an actor and film producer from Ireland. He got his rise in fame in the early 1980s after he began portraying the role of Alias Remington Steele in an American television series Remington Steele. 

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His wife died

1991 28th of December

Cassandra Harris had three children from her previous married life and he adopted all of them after and her ex-husband Dermot Harris died. Pierce and Cassandra for married in 1980. This beautiful married life ended at the end of 1991 after she died of ovarian cancer on 28th of December 1991.

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Appeared in the movie, GoldenEye

1995

In 1995, he played the role of James Bond in the seventeenth spy film in the James Bond series GoldenEye. For this role, he earned the salary of $4,000,000. He got nominated in several awards from this role. 

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First child, Dylan Brosnan

1997 13th of January

He became father for the first time in his life in 1997. He and his loving partner and his present wife Keely Shaye Smith welcomed their first child together on 13th of January and that time it was a son and they named him Dylan Brosnan. 

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Won Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror

1998

Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA is also one of the prestigious awards in the film industry. He has also once been honored with this award and that was in 1998 for Best Actor. 

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Married to Keely Shaye Smith

2001 4th of August

In 1994, while Pierce was in Mexico, he met Keely Shaye Smith. Keely Shaye Smith is a multi talented lady; she is a glamour model, actress, journalist and an author from United States. They had romantic love life for several years and they finally got married on 4th of August 2001. 

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Second child, Paris Brosnan

2001 27th of February

He became father for the second time in his life in 2001. He and his loving partner and his present wife Keely Shaye Smith welcomed their second child together on 27th of February and that time it was also a son and they named him Dylan Brosnan.

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Won Irish Film and Television Awards

2004

In 2003, he got nominated in Irish Film and Television Awards for the first time in his life. He won this award for the first time in 2004. He was also honored with this award in 2011 and that was for Best Actor in a Supporting Role in a Feature Film. 

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Won AARP Movies for Grownups Awards

2009

In 2009, he got nominated in AARP Movies for Grownups Awards for Best Grownup Love Story, Best Supporting Actor and Breakaway Accomplishment. He won this award that year from his later nomination. 

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