Colin

Colin is a boy name and means young creature. It is a Scottish name and its pronunciation is \c(o)-lin\. Other similar names and variants include: Cailean, Col, Colan, Cole, Colle, Colyn. Colin is a very popular first name for men (#378 out of 1220) and also a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#7992 out of 88799).
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Famous people named Colin

Here’s a list of VIPs named Colin:

  • Colin Farrell (actor) born on May 31, 1976.
  • Colin Firth (actor) born on September 10, 1960.
  • Colin Morgan (actor) born on January 1, 1986.
  • Colin Morgan born on January 1, 1986.
  • Colin O'Donoghue (actor) born on January 26, 1981.
  • Colin Kaepernick born on November 3, 1987.
  • Colin Greenwood born on June 26, 1969.
  • Colin Hay born on June 29, 1953.
  • Colin Higgins (director) born on July 28, 1941.
  • Colin Trevorrow (director) born on September 13, 1976.

Famous actors named Colin and their movies

Colin Firth
Colin Firth

Born on September 10, 1960

  • Age: 62
  • Birth sign: Virgo
  • No. of movies: 67
Another Country

Another Country

Directed by: Marek Kanievska

Starring: Rupert Everett, Colin Firth, Michael Jenn, Robert Addie

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

Directed by: Tomas Alfredson

Starring: Gary Oldman, Colin Firth, Tom Hardy, Mark Strong

Country: United States of America

The Advocate

The Advocate

Directed by: Leslie Megahey

Starring: Colin Firth, Amina Annabi, Jim Carter, Donald Pleasence

Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason

Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason

Directed by: Beeban Kidron

Starring: Renée Zellweger, Colin Firth, Hugh Grant, Gemma Jones

Colin Farrell
Colin Farrell

Born on May 31, 1976

  • Age: 46
  • Birth sign: Gemini
  • No. of movies: 53

Hart's War

Directed by: Gregory Hoblit

Starring: Bruce Willis, Colin Farrell, Terrence Howard, Cole Hauser

Crazy Heart

Directed by: Scott Cooper

Starring: Jeff Bridges, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Colin Farrell, James Keane

Country: United States of America

Minority Report

Minority Report

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Starring: Tom Cruise, Colin Farrell, Samantha Morton, Max von Sydow

Country: United States of America

Solace

Directed by: Afonso Poyart

Starring: Anthony Hopkins, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Abbie Cornish, Colin Farrell

Colin O'Donoghue
Colin O'Donoghue

Born on January 26, 1981

  • Age: 41
  • Birth sign: Aquarius
  • No. of movies: 3
The Rite

The Rite

Directed by: Mikael Håfström

Starring: Colin O'Donoghue, Anthony Hopkins, Ciarán Hinds, Alice Braga

Storage 24

Directed by: Johannes Roberts

Starring: Noel Clarke, Colin O'Donoghue, Antonia Campbell-Hughes, Laura Haddock

The Rite

Directed by: Mikael Hafstrom

Starring: Alice Braga, Colin O'Donoghue, Rutger Hauer, Anthony Hopkins, Ciaran Hinds

Country: United States of America

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Famous directors named Colin and their movies

Colin Campbell
Colin Campbell

Born on January 28, 1953

  • Age: 69
  • Birth sign: Aquarius
  • No. of movies: 20

The Reveler

Directed by: Colin Campbell

Starring: Wheeler Oakman, Charles E. 'Bunny' Feehan, Jack McDonald, Fernando Gálvez

The Ne'er Do Well

Directed by: Colin Campbell

Starring: Wheeler Oakman, Kathlyn Williams, Harry Lonsdale, Frank Clark

The Bowery Bishop

Directed by: Colin Campbell

Starring: Henry B. Walthall, Leota Lorraine, George Fisher, Lee Shumway

The Yellow Dog

Directed by: Colin Campbell

Starring: Arthur Hoyt, Antrim Short, Clara Horton, Frank Clark

Colin Trevorrow
Colin Trevorrow

Born on September 13, 1976

  • Age: 46
  • Birth sign: Virgo
  • No. of movies: 6
Jurassic World

Jurassic World

Directed by: Colin Trevorrow

Starring: Bryce Dallas Howard, Irrfan Khan, Vincent D'onofrio, Vincent D'onofrio, Omar Sy, BD Wong, Judy Greer, Brian Tee, Katie McGrath, Chris Pratt

Country: United States of America

Safety Not Guaranteed

Safety Not Guaranteed

Directed by: Colin Trevorrow

The Book of Henry

The Book of Henry

Directed by: Colin Trevorrow

Starring: Naomi Watts, Jaeden Martell, Jacob Tremblay, Dean Norris

Country: United States of America

Safety Not Guaranteed

Directed by: Colin Trevorrow

Starring: Aubrey Plaza, Mark Duplass, Jake Johnson, Karan Soni

Colin Higgins
Colin Higgins

Born on July 28, 1941

  • Age: 81
  • Birth sign: Leo
  • No. of movies: 5
The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas

The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas

Directed by: Colin Higgins

Foul Play

Foul Play

Directed by: Colin Higgins

Nine to Five

Nine to Five

Directed by: Colin Higgins

Starring: Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin, Dolly Parton, Dabney Coleman

Country: United States of America

Foul Play

Foul Play

Directed by: Colin Higgins

Starring: Goldie Hawn, Chevy Chase, Burgess Meredith, Rachel Roberts

Country: United States of America

Colin Eggleston
Colin Eggleston
  • No. of movies: 2

Sky Pirates

Directed by: Colin Eggleston

Starring: John Hargreaves, Meredith Phillips, Max Phipps, Bill Hunter

Long Weekend

Long Weekend

Directed by: Colin Eggleston

Starring: John Hargreaves, Briony Behets, Mike McEwen, Roy Day

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Famous writers named Colin and their books

Colin Thubron
Colin Thubron

Born on June 14, 1939

  • Age: 83
  • Birth sign: Gemini
  • No. of books: 6
In Siberia

In Siberia

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To a Mountain in Tibet

To a Mountain in Tibet

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Colin Simkin
Colin Simkin
  • No. of books: 4
Courier & Ives Treasury

Courier & Ives Treasury

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Currier And Ive'S America

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Colin Simkin edited Currier and Ives’ America, 1952. Panorama of the mid-ninteenth Century. Includes 80 prints in full colour, along with commentary and additional information about the times.

Colin Powell
Colin Powell

Born on April 5, 1937

  • Age: 85
  • Birth sign: Aries
  • No. of books: 3
My American Journey

My American Journey

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"A GREAT AMERICAN SUCCESS STORY" . . AN ENDEARING AND WELL-WRITTEN BOOK." The American dream is embodied in Colin Powell's New York Times Book Review.

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