Colm Meaney
Colm Meaney
Real Name/Full Name Colm J. Meaney 
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Colm Meaney
Birth Place:  Finglas, Dublin, Ireland
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 30 May 1953
Age/How Old: 71 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 180 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 11″
Weight: In Kilograms – 85 Kg
In Pounds – 187 lbs
Eye Color: Hazel
Hair Color: Brown
Parents Name: Father – N/A
Mother – Kathleen Meaney
Siblings: N/A
School: N/A
College: Abbey Theatre School/ Abbey School of Acting
Religion: Christianity
Nationality: Irish
Zodiac Sign: Gemini
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Bairbre Dowling (M. 1982 – 1994)
Ines Glorian (m. 2007)
Kids/Children Name: Brenda Meaney and Ada Meaney
Profession: Actor
Net Worth: $12 Million
Last Updated: July 2024

If you are a fun of watching movies and television series, you will definitely have the desire of knowing your favorite actors much more that the person you see on TV. This is the reason why we’ve decided to give you a quick preview of this great Irish actor named Colm Meaney. Colm has done many projects but his work on Star Tre; The Next Generation as Miles O’Brien between 1987 and 1994 is what has brought all the difference.

Calm is also known for appearing in different TV shows as a guest-starring. Some of these shows include; Law & Order as well as The Simpsons. Between 2011 and 2016, he was featured on Hell on Wheels as starring Thomas Durant. Apart from acting, he also has a record in motion pictures and has been featured in films like The Damned United and Layer Cake among others.

Well, how well do you know about Colm Meaney? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Colm Meaney’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Colm Meaney to date.

Biography and Early Life

Colm landed on planet earth on the 30th of May in 1953 as Colm J. Meaney and he was born in Finglas, Dublin in Ireland. Colm is Irish by birth with White ethnicity, and he was raised in a Roman Catholic background. Colm might be famous, but he is not very vocal about his personal life.

Therefore, it has become quite a challenge to find information about his background including the names of his dad. However, he has been fair enough to mention that his mum’s name is Kathleen Meaney. We have also found I challenging to find out whether he has siblings or not but once we get this, we will update it soon.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Colm Meaney in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Colm Meaney’s age is 71 years old as of today’s date 15th July 2024 having been born on 30 May 1953. Though, he is 5′ 11″ in feet and inches and 180 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 187 lbs in Pound and 85 kg in Kilograms.


Colm is among the actors who knew exactly what they wanted to do in life when they grew up. Some people find it challenging to choose a career but this was not the case with Colm as he loved acting from a very young age. As a result, his life seems to evolve fully around acting which explains the reason why he rarely talks about his life as a child. When it comes to his education, there is no difference as his background as the only thing available is that he is a high school graduate. However, it is not clear from which school and the year of his graduation.

After graduating from high school, he joined the Abbey Theatre School of Acting which is also known as the Abbey School of acting. Later, he joined Irish National Theatre as a member and for the next 8 years, he worked in England touring with different theatre companies like 7:84 theatre group which was founded by John McGrath.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Colm Meaney With Wife Ines Glorian
Colm Meaney With Wife Ines Glorian

After struggling so much to know about Colm’s background including his education, the next question we might have is, what about his personal life? Just like many celebrities, it has become quite challenging for Colm to hide information about his personal and love life.

Colm fell in love with Bairbre Dowling who is also an actress in 1977. The two dated for five years before officially tying the knot in 1982. Two years after they got married, they welcomed their only child, a daughter named Brenda Meaney. Their marriage however didn’t have a happy ending as they later divorced in 1994 after being together for more than 10 years.

Colm didn’t remarry immediately after his divorce as many celebrities do. However, he took his time before finally deciding to tie the knot with Ines Glorian who is a French costume designer in March 2007. They had had a daughter in 2005 two years before they decided to settle down as husband and wife. Their daughter is named Ada Meaney. They couple and their daughter live in Soller town in the small Majorcan.

Is Colm Meaney Gay?

Considering he has been married twice and has two daughters from his different marriages is enough reason to conclude that Colm is not gay.

Professional Career

Meaney’s first television appearance was in 1978, on Z-Cars. Later, he guest-starred in shows like Moonlighting and Remington Steele among others. After this, he decided to embark on a film career which became a great success. Colm has appeared on different projects some of which include; The Next Generation, Encounter at Farpoint, Star Trek; Deep Space Nine, Gone with the Wind and Die Hard 2 among others. He has also appeared on Men in Trees, Soldiers of Fortune and The Driver among others.


Colm’s love for the film industry was true and he was ready to commit himself to it fully. As a result, he has earned different awards and nominations. Some of these include; Gold Globe nomination, Saturn Award nomination and Gemini Award nomination among others.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Colm Meaney in ’2024’

Colm Meaney Net Worth
Colm Meaney Net Worth

As of 2024, Colm has chosen accumulated a net worth of $12 Million. This can only rise higher as he still loves and works hard on what he loves.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • Colm’s ex-wife Baibre Dowling died in 2016, in New York, at the age of 62 years.

Since Colm landed his first role as an actor, there has never been turning back. At the moment, he has appeared in more than 50 projects and still pushing on.


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