Tom Murphy



Place of birth:

Salisbury, Rhodesia:


Tom Jordan Murphy (15 January 1968 – 6 October 2007) was an Irish theatre and film actor best known for his 1998 Tony Award winning performance in The Beauty Queen of Leenane and for the 2004 film Adam and Paul, which he starred in as Paul opposite his partner Mark O'Halloran, who also wrote the film. Murphy died in a Dublin hospital following treatment for lymphatic cancer on 6 October 2007. He was just 39.


Small Engine Repair (2006)
48 Angels (2006)
Stevie (as Tom Jordan Murphy)
Man About Dog (2004)
Cerebral Paulsy
Adam & Paul (2004)
In America (2003)
Actor in Queue
Intermission (2003)
Brian - Video Store Manager
Benedict Arnold: A Question of Honor (2003)
Major Franks
Boxed (2002)
Father Brendan
The Abduction Club (2002)
The General (1998)
Willie Byrne
Michael Collins (1996)
Vinny Byrne
The Snapper (1993)
Pal #1
Hurray for Betty Boop (1980)
Announcer / Walter Walters / Villain / No Problem Man / Additional (voice)