Colin Arthur O'Donoghue (born January 26, 1981) is an Irish actor and musician. He is best known for his role portraying Captain Killian "Hook" Jones in the TV Series Once Upon a Time and for portraying Michael Kovak in the The Rite.
Works that he has appeared in:
- Rebel Heart (2001) as Rowe
- Home for Christmas (2002) as Norman Quested
- Call Girl (2003) as Brendan
- Love Is the Drug (2004) as Peter
- Proof (2005) as Jamie
- Fair City (2005) as Emmet Fitzgerald
- 24/7 (2006) as Nick
- The Clinic (2006 — 2008) as Conor Elliott
- Wild Decembers (2009) as Young Guard
- The Tudors (2009) as Duke Philip of Bavaria
- The Euthanizer (2009) as Ben
- The Rite (2011) as Michael Kovak
- Identity (2011) as John Bloom
- Storage 24 (2012) as Mark
- Once Upon a Time (2012 — 2018) as Captain Hook/Killian Jones
- The Dust Storm (2016) as Brennan
- Carrie Pilby (2017) as Professor Harrison
- What Still Remains (2018) as Peter
- Fake American: He's played an American character in some of his works.
- Mean Character, Nice Actor: A few of his characters such as Mark and Professor Harrison aren't very good people to begin with, but he's actually incredibly polite, kind, and completely Adorkable in real life.