Talented actor Colin Farrell has starred in several Blockbuster hits like Alexander, S.W.A.T, Minority Report and Miami Vice. He has developed as an actor in each role that he plays.
In December 2005, Farrell voluntarily checked into a rehabilitation treatment center for addictions to recreational drugs and painkillers.
Since then Farrell has continued to star in films and maintain his sobriety. In 2007, Farrell joined other celebrities to become an official games spokesman for the Special Olympics World Games in Shanghai, China. Farrell has also lent his support to the anti-bullying campaign Stand Up! organized by the Irish LGBT youth organization BeLonG To in March 2012.
"You're scrutinized all through your life - you're scrutinized by your family, by yourself, by society, and your friends in a certain way, shape, or form."