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Colin Farrell (Ray Velcoro)

Ray Velcoro - Ray is a compromised police detective in the all-industrial City of Vinci, in LA County.

A native of Ireland, Colin Farrell continues to turn heads in Hollywood. In 2009 he won a Globe for his role in 'In Bruges,' later reteaming with director Martin McDonough for CBS Films' 'Seven Psychopaths.' The film centered on a screenwriter who gets drawn into the dognapping escapades of his friends.

This June he can be seen in the second season of 'True Detective,' starring opposite Rachel McAdams, Taylor Kitsch and Vince Vaughn. He can be seen starring opposite Rachel Weisz in the upcoming film, 'The Lobster,' about a dystopian near future where single people are arrested and transferred to a creepy hotel. There they are obliged to find a matching mate in 45 days, or be transformed into an animal and released into the woods. The film premiered at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival. He was recently seen in the film adaptation of 'Miss Julie,' starring opposite Jessica Chastain and directed by Liv Ullmann.

In December 2013, Farrell was seen in the Disney film, 'Saving Mr. Banks,' with Tom Hanks and Emma Thompson, a behind-the-scenes look at how the popular Disney film 'Mary Poppins' came to be. His other past work includes 'Winter's Tale,' 'Dead Man Down,' 'Total Recall,' Peter Weir's 'The Way Back,' 'London Boulevard,' 'Fright Night,' the Warner Bros.' comedy 'Horrible Bosses,' and Neil Jordan's 'Ondine,' which revolves around an Irish fisherman who discovers a woman he thinks is a mermaid. His other films include Gavin O'Conner's 'Pride and Glory'; Woody Allen's 'Cassandra's Dream'; 'Miami Vice'; Oliver Stone's 'Alexander'; Terrence Malick's 'The New World'; 'Ask the Dust,' based on the novel by John Fante; 'The Recruit'; 'A Home at the End of the World,' based on the Michael Cunningham novel; and 'Phone Booth' and 'Tigerland,' both from director Joel Schumacher.

Other film credits include 'Minority Report,' 'Daredevil,' 'American Outlaws,' 'SWAT,' and 'Intermission.'

Born and raised in Castleknock in the Republic of Ireland, Colin is the son of former football player Eamon Farrell and nephew of Tommy Farrell. Both Tommy and Eamon Farrell played for the Irish football club Shamrock Rovers in the 1960s. It was Colin's early teenage ambition to follow in his father and uncle's footsteps, however his interest soon turned towards acting and he joined the Gaity School of Drama in Dublin. Before completing his course, Colin landed a starring role in Deirdre Purcell's miniseries 'Falling for a Dancer.' A starring role in the BBC series 'Ballykissangel,' and a featured role in Tim Roth's directorial debut, 'The War Zone,' followed soon after. He currently lives in Los Angeles.