Liam Neeson is most known for his role in Star Wars Episode One: The Phantom Menace as Jedi Knight Qui-Gon Jin in 1999. It was the first Star Wars film to be released in more than 16 years. It is known as the most successful Star Wars film (when unadjusted for inflation) at the box office. He plays a voice in Episode Two: Attack of the Clones and was supposed to appear in Episode Three: Revenge of the Sith, but was unable to make an appearance because he was hurt in a motorcycle accident. Instead, his character of Gui-Gon Jin is just briefly mentioned during the film without the need for him to actually be in the film.
The actor has been in a number of different roles and has had an extensive life with marriage, the birth of two sons and the death of his wife, Natasha Richardson. The actor has a number of projects that he is working on to be released in the near future. For 2010, His appearance as Zeus in Clash of the Titans is well anticipated while work on The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, The A Team and The Next Three Days are also close things to look for. Fans will also enjoy his 2011 roles as Abraham Lincoln in a Biography book based on the book “Field of Rivals as well as his role in The Red Circle which is currently in pre-production.