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Colm Meaney

Born: 1953

Biography

Colm J. Meaney (born 30 May 1953) is an Irish actor widely known for playing Miles O'Brien in Star Trek: The Next Generation and Star Trek: Deep Space Nine. He is second only to Michael Dorn in most appearances in Star Trek episodes. He has guest-starred on many TV shows from Law & Order to The Simpsons. He has also had a significant career in motion pictures.
Known For Acting
Gender Male
Place of Birth Dublin, Ireland

Resources

Movies

The Boys & Girl from County Clare

Jimmy in The Boys & Girl from County Clare

The Van

Larry in The Van

The Snapper

Dessie Curley in The Snapper

Kings

Joe Mullan in Kings

A Lobster Tale

Cody in A Lobster Tale

Parked

Fred Daly in Parked

The Perfect Stranger

Mark O'Reilly in The Perfect Stranger

How Harry Became a Tree

Harry in How Harry Became a Tree

Whole Lotta Sole

Detective Weller in Whole Lotta Sole

A Belfast Story

Detective in A Belfast Story

The Yank

Fintan McGuire in The Yank

The Monkey

MacDonell in The Monkey

There’s Always Hope

Jonathan in There’s Always Hope

Random Passage

Thomas Hutchings in Random Passage

Caved In: Prehistoric Terror

Vincent in Caved In: Prehistoric Terror

Three and Out

Tommy Cassidy in Three and Out

Intermission

Jerry Lynch in Intermission

Bad Apple

Gibbons in Bad Apple

Alleged

H.L. Mencken in Alleged

The Hot Potato

Harry in The Hot Potato

Soldiers of Fortune

Mason in Soldiers of Fortune

Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa

Patt Farrell in Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa

A Dangerous Arrangement

Leslie in A Dangerous Arrangement

The Journey

Martin McGuinness in The Journey

War of the Buttons

Geronimo's Dad in War of the Buttons

The Murdoch Mysteries: Poor Tom Is Cold

Inspector Brackenreid in The Murdoch Mysteries: Poor Tom Is Cold

Confession

Father Peter in Confession

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine - Behind the Scenes

Himself in Star Trek: Deep Space Nine - Behind the Scenes

Three Day Millionaire

Mr. Barr in Three Day Millionaire

Savage Lands

Caleb in Savage Lands

The Englishman Who Went Up a Hill But Came Down a Mountain

Morgan the Goat in The Englishman Who Went Up a Hill But Came Down a Mountain

The Damned United

Don Revie in The Damned United

Law Abiding Citizen

Detective Dunnigan in Law Abiding Citizen

Unnatural Causes

Trevor Jones in Unnatural Causes

Claire Dolan

Roland Cain in Claire Dolan

The Race

Frank Kensay in The Race

Owd Bob

Keith Moore in Owd Bob

The New Explorers: The Science of Star Trek

Self in The New Explorers: The Science of Star Trek

Halal Daddy

Martin Logan in Halal Daddy

National Theatre Live: Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

Big Daddy in National Theatre Live: Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

Tolkien

Father Francis Morgan in Tolkien

The Murdoch Mysteries: Except the Dying

Inspector Brackenreid in The Murdoch Mysteries: Except the Dying

The Last Right

Detective Donall Crowley in The Last Right

Turning Green

Tom in Turning Green

The Flight of the Swan

Giannopoulos in The Flight of the Swan

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine - Emissary

Miles O'Brien in Star Trek: Deep Space Nine - Emissary

Duchess

Frank Monaghan in Duchess

Nailed

Younger Protestant in Nailed

Bring Them Down

Ray in Bring Them Down

The Happy Worker

in The Happy Worker

The Problem with People

Ciáran in The Problem with People

Layer Cake

Gene in Layer Cake

Five Fingers

Gavin in Five Fingers

One Chance

Roland Potts in One Chance

Four Days

Fury in Four Days

October 22

Steve in October 22

The Secrets of Emily Blair

Father Avital in The Secrets of Emily Blair

Pixie

Dermot O'Brien in Pixie

Bel Ami

Monsieur Rousset in Bel Ami

Free Birds

Myles Standish (voice) in Free Birds

Under Siege

Daumer in Under Siege

Easter 2016

Kevin Murphy in Easter 2016

This Is My Father

Seamus in This Is My Father

The Last of the High Kings

Jim Davern in The Last of the High Kings

King of Texas

Mr. Tumlinson in King of Texas

Norm of the North

Grandfather (voice) in Norm of the North

The Banker

Patrick Barker in The Banker

Unwelcome

Colm “Daddy” Whelan in Unwelcome

In the Land of Saints and Sinners

Robert McQue in In the Land of Saints and Sinners

Con Air

Agent Duncan Malloy in Con Air

The Road to Wellville

Dr. Lionel Badger in The Road to Wellville

Mystery, Alaska

Mayor Scott Pitcher in Mystery, Alaska

Backflash

Gin O'Malley in Backflash

Into the West

Barreller in Into the West

What We Left Behind: Looking Back at Star Trek: Deep Space Nine

Self in What We Left Behind: Looking Back at Star Trek: Deep Space Nine

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine - The Way of the Warrior

Miles O'Brien in Star Trek: Deep Space Nine - The Way of the Warrior

No Way Up

Brandon in No Way Up

Far and Away

Kelly in Far and Away

The Conspirator

David Hunter in The Conspirator

The Dead

Mr. Bergin in The Dead

Seberg

Frank Ellroy in Seberg

Omega Syndrome

Sean in Omega Syndrome

Money Kings

Al Sheehan in Money Kings

Marlowe

Bernie Ohls in Marlowe

Perfect Witness

Meagher in Perfect Witness

Deep Space Nine: Ending an Era

Himself in Deep Space Nine: Ending an Era

Star Trek: The Next Generation – The Best of Both Worlds

Chief Miles O'Brien (archive footage) in Star Trek: The Next Generation – The Best of Both Worlds

Star Trek: The Next Generation -  All Good Things...

Chief Miles O'Brien in Star Trek: The Next Generation - All Good Things...

The 20th Anniversary IFTA Awards

in The 20th Anniversary IFTA Awards

Chapter Zero

Frank Lazaras in Chapter Zero

Renegade

Jimmy McClure in Renegade

The Commitments

Jimmy Rabbitte, Sr. in The Commitments

Battle of the Brave

Benjamin Franklin in Battle of the Brave

I Am Your Father

Narrator (voice) in I Am Your Father

Come See the Paradise

Gerry McGurn in Come See the Paradise

Monument Ave.

Jackie O'Hara in Monument Ave.

Get Him to the Greek

Jonathan Snow in Get Him to the Greek

Save the Cinema

Martyn in Save the Cinema

Journey's End - The Saga of Star Trek: The Next Generation

Self in Journey's End - The Saga of Star Trek: The Next Generation

The Last of the Mohicans

Major Ambrose in The Last of the Mohicans

The Cold Light of Day

Bandler in The Cold Light of Day

Pelé: Birth of a Legend

George Raynor in Pelé: Birth of a Legend

The Devil's Hand

Elder Beacon in The Devil's Hand

Intimacy

in Intimacy

The Gambler, Part III: The Legend Continues

Tinkerer in The Gambler, Part III: The Legend Continues

Star Trek: The Next Generation - Redemption

Miles O'Brien (archive footage) in Star Trek: The Next Generation - Redemption

Pelé: Birth of a Legend

Coach George Raynor in Pelé: Birth of a Legend

Die Hard 2

Windsor Plane - Pilot in Die Hard 2

Dick Tracy

Cop at Tess' in Dick Tracy

TV Shows