In Honor Of St. Patrick’s Day, 5 Awesome Irish Celebs

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day! In between enjoying green eggs and ham and eating Irish soda bread today, take a minute to be thankful to the country of Ireland—not for this awesome holiday, but rather for these five celebs.

From an Oscar winner to a super famous singer, Ireland has produced some awesome talent.  See the five celebs below:

 

1. Colin Farrell

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Farrell was born in Dublin, and has some serious country pride. He’s said of being Irish, “Being Irish is very much a part of who I am. I take it everywhere with me.”

 

2. Michael Fassbender

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Although the handsome X-Men star was born in Germany, he moved to Killarney when he was two-years-old.

 

3. Bono

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The U2 front man and philanthropist was born and raised in Dublin. Think he ever ran into Farrell?!

 

4. Liam Neeson

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The Oscar winner and Non-Stop star hails from County Antrim in Northern Ireland.

 

5. Roma Downey

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The Bible and Son of God star was born in Derry, Northern Ireland.

 

Who is your favorite Irish celeb?

 

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