Photos with Barry Hanley
Born in Tuam, Co. Galway, Ireland, Hanley is a former Rugby Player, Boxer and Kickboxer. Hanley broke into Hollywood as a stuntman on 'Olympus has Fallen'. He played rugby for Coleraine Academical Institution in Northern Ireland with many future Irish national team luminaries and even had an infamous collision with Anthony 'Axel' Foley while playing for Galwegians at U20 level. Hanley has lived in Canada, Zambia, Oman, Saudi Arabia and Bolivia and currently resides in Longview, Texas. While a 17 year old in Santa Cruz, Bolivia, he frequently fought grown men in the ring and lived to tell the tale. Read more... fought on the 'Toughman' circuit in Texas. Now settled down in a life of domestic bliss, he is the proud father of two daughters and has been married to his long suffering wife Angela for 14 years. He is currently taking frequent acting lessons and hopes to land a significant role in the not too distant future. When not beating the snot out of a well worn punching bag in his backyard he reads Dylan Thomas,Seamus Heaney and David Mamet and fights the 'dying of the light' with lusty abandon.