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Ever thought about how many famous people named Colin are out there? This list of celebrities named Colin will show you the most prominent people with that name, along with pictures and additional information about them when available. The famous Colins below include actors named Colin and athletes named Colin, but this list also includes doctors, teachers, or politicians named Colin who are notable in their fields. Some of the notable Colins below include Colin Farrell, Colin Firth, and Colin Kaepernick.
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Colin Farrell is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Farrell Colin James Farrell is an Irish actor. He first appeared on the BBC's TV drama Ballykissangel in 1998, made his film debut in the Tim Roth-directed drama The War Zone a year later and was ...more

Colin Firth is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Firth Colin Andrew Firth, CBE is an English film, television, and theatre actor. His films have grossed more than $3 billion from 42 releases worldwide. He has received an Academy Award, a Golden ...more

Colin Kaepernick is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Kaepernick Colin Rand Kaepernick is an American football quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers of the National Football League. He played college football for the University of Nevada Wolf Pack. At ...more

Colin Powell is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Powell Colin Luther Powell is an American statesman and a retired four-star general in the United States Army. He was the 65th United States Secretary of State, serving under U.S. President George W. ...more

Colin Greening is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Greening Colin Peter Greening is a Canadian professional ice hockey player. Greening plays for the Binghamton Senators of the American Hockey League, The Ottawa Senators drafted him in the 2005 NHL Entry ...more

Colin Miller is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Miller Colin Miller is a Canadian former professional ice hockey player. Miller played four years of major junior hockey in the Ontario Hockey League with both the Niagara Falls Thunder and Sault Ste. ...more

Colin Quinn is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Quinn Colin Edward Quinn is an American stand-up comedian, actor and writer. On television he is best known for his work on Saturday Night Live, Remote Control, and Tough Crowd with Colin Quinn. Since ...more

Colin O'Donoghue is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin O'Donoghue Colin O'Donoghue is an Irish actor and musician known for his role as Captain Killian "Hook" Jones on the TV show Once Upon a Time, and his role as Michael Kovak in The Rite.

Colin Morgan is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Morgan Colin Morgan is a Northern Irish film, television and theatre actor best known for playing the title character in the BBC TV series Merlin. He made his West End theatre acting debut in 2007 as ...more

Colin Baker is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Baker Colin Baker is an English actor, who is known as Paul Merroney in The Brothers from 1974 to 1976 and as the sixth incarnation of The Doctor in the long-running science fiction television series ...more

Colin Ford is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Ford Colin Ford is an American actor and voice actor. He is known for his role as young Sam Winchester in the TV series Supernatural, and as the voice of Jake on Jake and the Never Land Pirates, both ...more

Colin Hay is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Hay Colin James Hay is a Scottish Australian musician and actor who made his mark during the 1980s as lead vocalist of the Australian band Men at Work, and later as a solo artist. Regarding his solo ...more

Colin Hanks is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Hanks Colin Hanks is an American actor. Hanks is best known for starring in the 2002 film Orange County, as well as television roles including Alex Whitman in Roswell, Henry Jones in Band of Brothers, ...more

Colin Egglesfield is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Egglesfield Colin Egglesfield is an American actor. He is known for his roles as Josh Madden in the long-running soap opera All My Children, Auggie Kirkpatrick on The CW's short-lived drama series Melrose ...more

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Colin Jackson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Jackson Colin Ray Jackson, CBE is a Welsh former sprint and hurdling athlete who specialised in the 110 metres hurdles. During a career in which he represented Great Britain and Wales, he won an Olympic ...more

Colin Mochrie is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Mochrie Colin Andrew Mochrie is a Scottish-born Canadian actor and improvisational comedian, most famous for his appearances on the British and U.S. versions of television improvisation show Whose Line ...more

Colin Wilson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Wilson Colin Wilson is a Canadian-American professional ice hockey player currently with the Nashville Predators of the National Hockey League.

Colin Salmon is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Salmon Colin Salmon is an English actor best known for playing Charles Robinson in three James Bond films and James "One" Shade in the Resident Evil film series. He currently has a recurring ...more

Colin Ferguson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Ferguson Colin Ferguson is a Canadian film and television actor, director, and producer, best known as Sheriff Jack Carter on Syfy's Eureka and as Lewis on Then Came You, and his role as the latest ...more

Colin Jost is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Jost Colin Kelly Jost (born June 29, 1982) is an American comedian, actor, and screenwriter. He is known for his work on Saturday Night Live, where he has served as a writer since 2005 and ...more

Colin Cowherd is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Cowherd Colin Cowherd is the host of The Herd with Colin Cowherd on ESPN Radio and ESPNU. He is also a former co-host of the show SportsNation on ESPN2 with Michelle Beadle and later Charissa Thompson.

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Colin Ireland is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Ireland Colin Ireland was a British serial killer known as the Gay Slayer because his victims were homosexual men. Ireland suffered a severely dysfunctional upbringing. He committed various crimes from ...more

Colin Montgomerie is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Montgomerie Colin Stuart Montgomerie, OBE is a Scottish professional golfer. He has won a record eight European Tour Order of Merit titles, including a streak of seven consecutively from 1993 to 1999. He ...more

Colin Higgins is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Higgins Colin Higgins was an Australian-American screenwriter, actor, director, and producer. He was best known for writing the screenplay for the 1971 film Harold and Maude, and for directing the films ...more

Colin Trevorrow is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Trevorrow Colin Trevorrow is an American film director and screenwriter best known as the director of the 2012 film Safety Not Guaranteed, and the upcoming Jurassic Park sequel Jurassic World.

Colin Turnbull is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Turnbull Colin Macmillan Turnbull was a British-American anthropologist who came to public attention with the popular books The Forest People and The Mountain People, and one of the first anthropologists ...more

Colin Moulding is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Moulding Colin Ivor Moulding is a bassist, songwriter and vocalist. He is a founding member of the band XTC. Though less prolific than bandmate Andy Partridge, Moulding wrote many of the group's most ...more

Colin Meloy is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Meloy Colin Patrick Henry Meloy is an American musician, singer-songwriter and author best known as the frontman of the Portland, Oregon, indie folk rock band The Decemberists. In addition to vocals, ...more

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Colin Meads is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Meads Sir Colin Earl Meads KNZM MBE, is a former New Zealand rugby union player. He played 55 test matches, most frequently in the lock forward position, for New Zealand's national team, the All ...more

Colin Cowie is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Cowie Colin Andrew Wilkie Cowie is a South African lifestyle guru and party planner to the stars, television personality and writer.

Colin MacInnes is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin MacInnes Colin MacInnes was an English novelist and journalist.

Colin Norris is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Norris Colin Campbell Norris is a former nurse from the Milton area of Glasgow, Scotland who was convicted of murdering four elderly patients in a hospital in Leeds, England, in 2002. He was sentenced ...more

Colin Clive is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Clive Colin Clive was an English stage and screen actor best remembered for his portrayal of Dr. Frankenstein in James Whale's two Universal Frankenstein films Frankenstein and Bride of Frankenstein.

Colin McPhee is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin McPhee Colin McPhee was a Canadian composer and musicologist. He is primarily known for being the first Western composer to make an ethnomusicological study of Bali, and for the quality of that work. ...more

Colin James is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin James Colin James is a Canadian singer-songwriter, guitarist, and record producer, who plays in the blues, rock, and neo-swing genres.

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Colin Campbell is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Campbell Colin J. Campbell, PhD Oxford is a retired British petroleum geologist who predicted that oil production would peak by 2007. He claims the consequences of this are uncertain but drastic, due to ...more

Colin Blakely is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Blakely Colin George Blakely was a Northern Irish character actor.

Colin MacDonald is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin MacDonald Colin MacDonald is a Canadian musician who is best known as the lead singer and rhythm guitarist for the rock group The Trews. His brother, John-Angus, is also a member of the group, as is his ...more

Colin Wilson is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Wilson Colin Henry Wilson was a prolific English writer who first came to prominence as a philosopher and novelist. He also wrote widely on true crime, mysticism and the paranormal. Wilson called his ...more

Colin Hodgkinson is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Hodgkinson Colin Hodgkinson is a British rock, jazz and blues bassist, who has been active since the 1960s.

Colin Spencer is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Spencer Colin Spencer is an English writer and artist who has produced a prolific body of work in a wide variety of media since his first published short stories and drawings appeared in The London ...more

Colin Bell is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Bell Colin Bell MBE, is an English former football player who was born in Hesleden, County Durham, England. Nicknamed "The King of the Kippax" and Nijinsky after the famous racehorse. Bell ...more

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Colin Calderwood is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Calderwood Colin Calderwood is a Scottish football player and coach. Calderwood made over 150 league appearances for Swindon Town and Tottenham Hotspur. He was a regular player for the Scotland national ...more

Colin Pates is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Pates Colin George Pates is an English former footballer born in Carshalton, London, who made more than 400 appearances in the Football League. He played for various clubs, mainly in London, in a ...more

Colin Booth is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Booth Colin Booth is an English former professional footballer who played in the Football League as an inside forward for Wolverhampton Wanderers, Nottingham Forest, Doncaster Rovers and Oxford ...more

Colin Stein is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Stein Colin Stein is a Scottish former footballer, who played for Hibernian, Rangers, Coventry City and Kilmarnock. Stein was part of the Rangers team that won the 1971–72 UEFA Cup Winners' Cup. He ...more

Colin Newman is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Newman Colin Newman is an English musician, record producer and record label owner. He is best known as the primary vocalist and songwriter for the iconic post-punk band Wire.

Colin Blunstone is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Blunstone Colin Edward Michael Blunstone is an English singer-songwriter, best known as a member of the rock band The Zombies, and for his participation on various albums with The Alan Parsons Project.

Colin Friels is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Friels Colin Friels is a Scottish-born Australian actor.

Colin Cowdrey is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Colin
Colin Cowdrey Michael Colin Cowdrey, Baron Cowdrey of Tonbridge, Kt, CBE, better known as Colin Cowdrey, played for Oxford University Cricket Club, Kent County Cricket Club and the England cricket team. He ...more