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Pierce Brosnan

Pierce Brendan Brosnan (born 16 May 1953) is an Irish actor, film producer and environmentalist. After leaving school at 16, Brosnan began training in commercial illustration, but trained at the Drama Centre in London for three years. Following a stage acting career he rose to popularity in the television series Remington Steele (1982–87). After Remington Steele, Brosnan took the lead in many films such as Dante's Peak and The Thomas Crown Affair. In 1995, he became the fifth actor to portray secret agent James Bond in the Eon Productions film series, starring in four films between 1995 and 2002. He also provided his voice and likeness to Bond in the 2004 video game James Bond 007: Everything or Nothing. Since playing Bond, he has starred in such successes as The Matador (nominated for a Golden Globe, 2005), Mamma Mia! (National Movie Award, 2008), and The Ghost Writer (2010). In 1996, along with Beau St. Clair, Brosnan formed Irish DreamTime, a Los Angeles-based production company. In later years, he has become known for his charitable work and environmental activism. He was married to Australian actress Cassandra Harris from 1980 until her death in 1991. He married American

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So, Pierce, What Was it Like Busting Your Ass?

So, Pierce, What Was it Like Busting Your Ass?

It's not like we needed a reason to rewatch Pierce Brosnan eating sand after a paddleboarding spill in June -- it's just that amazing. So when we saw him outside of Nobu last night, we just had to… READ MORE >

Photog Lives to Die Another Day

Photog Lives to Die Another Day

The photog who says he suffered a Pierce Brosnan beatdown at a mall in Malibu last October, has had his case dismissed.Rob Rosen tells TMZ, "The terms are confidential, but both parties are happy… READ MORE >

- 2348 days ago
Pierce Brosnan -- Talk to the Sand!

Pierce Brosnan -- Talk to the Sand!

Pierce Brosnan was shaken and stirred in Maui yesterday -- thanks to one misstep on a stand up paddleboard that threw him face first into the drink.insertBCSinglePlayer(1606785751); See Also… READ MORE >

- 2388 days ago
Pierce Brosnan: Not Shaken or Stirred

Pierce Brosnan: Not Shaken or Stirred

Given Pierce's volatile past with the paps, the former 007 probably didn't want his friend to do what he did last night.insertBCSinglePlayer(1529567390);Brosnan distanced himself from the guy as… READ MORE >

- 2432 days ago
James Bond, Jr. Gets Testy with Paps

James Bond, Jr. Gets Testy with Paps

Pierce Brosnan has no problems with the paps -- well, yeah, except for that one time -- but his young son Paris isn't as camera-friendly.insertBCSinglePlayer(1396941618);The former Bond and his… READ MORE >

- 2523 days ago
Double Oh No!

Double Oh No!

Pierce Brosnan and his wife, Keely Shaye Smith, had a whale of a time on the island of Kauai on Wednesday. Pierce was also spotted horsing around in the sand with one of his sons. This family… READ MORE >

- 2535 days ago
Sued, Not Shaken -- Pap Brings Suit Against Pierce

Sued, Not Shaken -- Pap Brings Suit Against Pierce

The photog who claims that Pierce Brosnan sucker-punched him at a Malibu mall just brought a lawsuit to 007's door, alleging assault and battery. Stirring, indeed!In the lawsuit, obtained by TMZ,… READ MORE >

- 2574 days ago
Pierce vs. Pap -- Who's to Blame?

Pierce vs. Pap -- Who's to Blame?

Pierce Brosnan is being investigated for sucker punching a paparazzo after being asked about playing James Bond -- but the details just don't add up!insertBCSinglePlayer(1283221978);Photog Rob… READ MORE >

- 2614 days ago
TMZ Sees Double 007

TMZ Sees Double 007

Oddjob, May Day and Dr. No all better steer clear of L.A. for the next few days -- we've got 2 James Bonds protecting the City of Angels!insertBCSinglePlayer(1231040466);TMZ caught Pierce Brosnan… READ MORE >

- 2636 days ago

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