Jeremy irons
Jeremy Irons
Personal information
Date of birth

September 19, 1948

Place of Birth

Cowes, Isle of Wight, England

Years Active


Die Hard

Simon Gruber

Appeared in

Die Hard with a Vengeance

Jeremy John Irons (born 19 September 1948) is an English actor who played Simon Gruber in Die Hard with a Vengeance.

Ironically, at one point his voice was regarded as the perfect male voice, along with actor Alan Rickman. The two would later play brothers in the Die Hard film series.

He currently lives in West Cork, Ireland.


Jeremy Irons is most famous for his early theater performs in West London and his roles in films such as The Lion King, The Man in the Iron Mask (with Dennis Hayden) and Dead Ringers. He starred on the Showtime TV series The Borgias, which ran for three seasons.


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