Knowledge Identifier: +Stephen_Rea
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1946.
Countries: Ireland (29%), United States (27%), United Kingdom (27%)
Linked to: Belfast High School, Field Day Theatre Company, Queen's University, Queen's University of Belfast
Bruno Hauptmann - Anthony Hopkins played Hauptmann in "The Lindbergh Kidnapping Case" , and Stephen Rea played him in a sympathetic light in a 1996 HBO movie entitled "Crime of the Century"
Thomas Kilroy - In the 1980s, he sat on the board of Field Day Theatre Company, founded by Brian Friel and Stephen Rea in 1980, and was Director of its touring company
Bruno Hauptmann - This led to further investigation, and in 1985, Ludovic Kennedy published "The Airman and the Carpenter", in which he argued that Hauptmann had not kidnapped and murdered Charles August us Lindbergh Jr. The book was made into a 1996 television film "Crime of the Century", starring Stephen Rea and Isabella Rossellini
Patrick MacGill - In early 2008, a docu-drama starring Stephen Rea was made about the life of Patrick MacGill
In 2011, Rea featured in the BBC crime drama "The Shadow Line", playing antagonist Gatehouse
Enda Walsh - His new play "Ballyturk" premiered at the 2014 Galway Arts Festival starring Cilian Murphy, Stephen Rea and Mikel Murfi