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To celebrate St. Patrick's Day very early, let's do everything Irish! Here, we have some actresses/actors who you did not know were Irish.
10. Fiona Shaw
Most of us probably know her from the Harry Potter series, as Harry's mean foster mother, Aunt Petunia.
9. Kenneth Branagh
The Emmy Award winner is best known to be playing various characters in Shakespeare's adaptations. In pop culture, he is best known as Professor Gilderoy Lockhart, a famous author turned teacher in Harry Potter's world.
8. Michael Gambon
Yes, he was Professor Dumbledore, following Richard Harris' death.
6. Saoirse Ronan
Saoirse Ronan is best known of her role as Susie Salmon in The Lovely Bones.
4. Pierce Brosnan
Brosnan played James Bond throughout the 1990s. His last Bond film was 2002's Die Another Day.
2. Daniel Day-Lewis
He has won various awards, including two Oscars, BAFTA, SAG Awards, and Golden Globe, for his exceptional and critically acclaimed roles in My Left Foot, There Eill Be Blood, Gangs of New York, and Abraham Lincoln biopic Lincoln.
Happy St. Patrick's Day on March 17 by the way!