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Sean Bean Facts - Sean Bean. Name:Sean Bean Date of Birth:April 17,1959 Place of Birth:Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England, UK Birth Name: Shaun Mark Bean Height : 5' 11 Daughter, Evie Natasha born, with Abigail Cruttenden. [6 November 1998] He is a devoted follower of the Sheffield United Football Club.

Sean Bean Facts - Sean Bean

Sean Bean - Film Actor, Theater Actor, Television Actor. Actor Sean Bean played the villains in Patriot Games and GoldenEye.

Sean Bean - Film Actor, Theater Actor, Television Actor

More recently, he played Boromir in the Lord of the Rings trilogy and Odysseus in Troy. Synopsis Sean Bean was born on April 17, 1959, in Sheffield, England. After graduation he began appearing in London theater productions, on television and in movies. In America, he developed a reputation for playing bad guys, like an IRA terrorist opposite Harrison Ford in Patriot Games and a double agent in Golden Eye.

10 Things you probably didn't know about Sean Bean. From 1998 to 2008 Sean Bean played Napoleonic soldier Richard Sharpe in 16 episodes of the television series Sharpe, based on Bernard Cornwell’s best-selling novels.

10 Things you probably didn't know about Sean Bean

Now, in the two part HISTORY series, Sean Bean on Waterloo, the actor draws on actual eye-witness accounts of soldiers who fought in the battle to tell the story of the dramatic events of 18 June 1815. While Sean is busy providing us with gripping information about Waterloo, perhaps we should take a moment to familiarise ourselves with some interesting little known facts about the man himself. 10. Sean Bean was considered for the role of John Smith in Disney's 1995 film Pocohontas but lost out to Mel Gibson. 9. Sean Bean. Early life[edit] Bean was born in Handsworth, a suburb of Sheffield, which was then part of West Riding of Yorkshire (the County of South Yorkshire was created in 1974).

Sean Bean

He is the son of Rita (née Tuckwood) and Brian Bean.[3] He has a younger sister named Lorraine. His father owned a fabrication shop which employed 50 people, including Bean's mother, who worked as a secretary. Despite becoming relatively wealthy (his father owned a Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow), the family never moved away from the council estate as they preferred to remain close to friends and family.[4] As a child, Bean smashed a glass door during an argument, which left a piece of glass embedded in his leg that briefly impeded his walking and left a large scar.[3] This prevented him from pursuing his dream of playing football professionally. Sean Bean on Jon Snow's parentage, trimming his beard and being mistaken for Mr Bean. Sean Bean's done a Reddit Ask Me Anything.

Sean Bean on Jon Snow's parentage, trimming his beard and being mistaken for Mr Bean

And the Game of Thrones, Lord of the Rings and Legends star was completely brilliant. Among jokes about how often he finds himself dying on TV and film (ie LOADS), there were some real gems. Here are 10 fantastic facts you probably didn't know about Bean... 1. He is often confused for Mr Bean, the comedy character. Alex Turner (musician) Turner was born in Sheffield, England to Penny and David Turner.

Alex Turner (musician)

He is an only child[4] and was raised in High Green, a suburb of Sheffield. His mother is from Amersham while his father grew up in Sheffield.[5] Both parents worked at local secondary schools; his mother was a German teacher and his father taught both physics and music.[6] He was exposed to "all sorts" of music at home,[7] including records by Frank Sinatra, The Carpenters, The Beatles, Led Zeppelin, The Beach Boys, David Bowie and The Eagles.[7][8][9][10] His father was a "jazz-head",[5] had been a member of big bands, and played the saxophone, clarinet and piano.[7] Turner took piano lessons until the age of eight.[11][9][12]

Alex Turner - Biography. Alex Turner is towered over by leggy girlfriend Taylor Bagley. By Jj Nattrass For Mailonline Published: 10:03 GMT, 28 August 2015 | Updated: 12:22 GMT, 28 August 2015.

Alex Turner is towered over by leggy girlfriend Taylor Bagley

17 Facts You Probably Didn't Know About the Arctic Monkeys. From the moment the Arctic Monkeys released ‘Whatever People Say I Am, That’s What I’m Not’ in 2006, they’ve been one one of the most buzzed-about bands on the planet.

17 Facts You Probably Didn't Know About the Arctic Monkeys

50 incredibly geeky facts about Arctic Monkeys. Alex Turner: His 35 Greatest Lyrics So Far. Over the last decade, Alex Turner has proven himself to be one of Britain's finest lyrical wordsmiths.

Alex Turner: His 35 Greatest Lyrics So Far

Here's 35 examples of the Monkey mainman's best work. "Great escape lost track of time and space/ She's a silver lining climbing on my desire" "What came first the chicken or the dickhead? " "Does it help you stay up late / Does it help you concentrate / Does it tune you in / When you chew your chin" The Top 100 Greatest Albums Of The Decade. Kurt Cobain's 10 Most Inspirational Quotes. As well as venting for a bummed generation with Nirvana, Kurt Cobain left us a legacy of perceptive reflections on fame, feminism and pop culture.

Kurt Cobain's 10 Most Inspirational Quotes

Dive into his ten sharpest insights below. Growing up in poky Aberdeen, Washington, Nirvana didn’t have access to the kind of institutionalised counterculture that major cities enjoy. That might explain Cobain’s zealotry for oddball figures like Daniel Johnston and Calvin Johnson (though he later shaded the K Records founder in his journals), and this quote illustrates his devotion to brutal artistic honesty.

Blink-182's 10 Best Songs. As Blink-182 plough ahead minus singer Tom Delonge, we plunder their greatest tracks to remember all the small things that made us love them in the first place. Pinballing guitars, globetrotting rhythms and multi-layered vocals make this 2003 single as anarchic as the high-school revolution in its video. Underpinned by a classic Travis Barker beat, this ‘Neighbourhoods’ single follows two damaged lovers on a doomed mission to heal each other’s wounds. The 10 best parody music videos. In the age of YouTube, a pop video’s success can be judged by how many parodies it accumulates.

But what happens when bands themselves get in on the act? We collected the best original music videos that parody other music videos – in other words, no Weird Al or ‘Bound 3’ – to see which stick to their targets. Helmed by American History X director Tony Kaye, the Chilis’ tongue-in-cheek ‘Dani California’ clip revisits the questionable fashions of rock’s golden eras, from prim ‘60s pop through flamboyant psych and glam and right up to lank-haired grunge headbanging. The Killers' 10 Best Songs. 50 Greatest Summer Anthems - Chosen By Foo Fighters, Florence + The Machine And More. Shades out, shorts on, crank up the barbie rock. Festival season is go, so here's rock A-listers on the songs that get them hot under the collar...

“I don’t know where the fuck it is now, but I used to have this Prince Buster CD of all the best singles. I remember a friend of mine had this Land Rover and he parked it in the middle of the beach and turned the stereo up and we just had Prince Buster all night long on the beach. 10 Of The Best Songs About The Queen. This week, Queen Elizabeth II became the longest-reigning monarch in British history, having managed to not die or quit for a whole 63 years, seven months and counting.

HRH's relationship with the music world has been a wobbly one over the years, with a host of tracks immortalising her in song to varying degrees of positivity. From The Sex Pistols to The Smiths, here are the 10 best tracks penned in honour of the country's most tenacious ruler. Paul McCartney: His 10 Most Unexpected Collaborations. The legendary Beatle who turns 73 today (June 18) surprised the music world this year by teaming up with hip-hop enfant terrible Kanye West.