He has a particular set of skills, and it turns out they may extend to the sideline cut.
A photo has today made its way on to the internet which shows that Michael Collins actor Liam Neeson may have been a hurler in his youth.
This photo was shared by St Patrick's College, Ballymena. They encouraged readers to see if they recognise anyone from the picture. Unless the K. Reynolds in the picture is Robin Hood director Kevin Reynolds, we suggest that they are directing our attention to the L. Neeson in the back row.
Take a look here:
#TBT Hurling Back the Years. Recognise anyone?
Michael Collins features not hurling but Gaelic Football, which features as one of our seventeen greatest Irish sporting references in Film and Television.