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Pierce Brosnan in The Ghost Writer

Pierce Brosnan (1953 -)

Film Deaths[]

  • The Fourth Protocol (1987) [Valeri Petrofsky a.k.a. James Edward Ross]: Shot repeatedly by an SAS agent while Pierce is struggling with Michael Caine; his body is shown again afterwards as Michael checks on him while arguing with Sean Chapman (since they were supposed bring Brosnan in alive).
  • Mars Attacks! (1996) [Donald Kessler]: Drowns with Sarah Jessica Parker after the Martian spaceship they're in crashes into the sea. At this point, both Sarah and Pierce are disembodied, but still living, heads.
  • The Tailor of Panama (2001) [Andrew 'Andy' Osnard]: Although he survives in the actual film, an alternate ending was filmed in which he is shot to death by Geoffrey Rush.
  • Seraphim Falls (2006) [Gideon]: Possibly dies (off-screen) of heat stroke or dehydration; we only see him fading away along with Liam Neeson.
  • The Ghost Writer (2010) [Adam Lang]: Shot with a sniper rifle by David Rintoul as he is walking on the runway from his private jet; his memorial service is seen later on when Ewan McGregor watches it on television.
  • The World's End (2013) [Guy Shepard]: Turned into compost by the various other robots off-screen; he is then replaced with a life-like robot replacement.
  • No Escape (2015) [Hammond]: Hit by a truck after Pierce shoots its driver in order to save Owen Wilson's family.
  • Survivor (2015) [Nash "The Watchmaker"]: Falls to his death from a skyscraper rooftop following a fight with Milla Jovovich, after Milla treads on Pierce's fingers as he is clinging onto the edge causing him to slide down a skylight and over the edge into Times Square, just as Pierce is about to trigger a massive bomb.
  • Final Score (2018) [Dimitri Belav]: Commits suicide by shooting himself in the mouth. 
  • Riverdance (2021) [Grandad/Patrick]: Playing a dual role. Grandad passes away of old age. His spirit appears at the end when he bids farewell to his grandson. Patrick is shot to death by Brendan Gleeson.
  • Black Adam (2022) [Kent Nelson/Doctor Fate]: Punched through the chest by Marwan Kenzari, causing his body to disintegrate, while Aldis Hodge looks on in horror.

Television Deaths[]


Notable Connections[]

  • Mr. Cassandra Harris (widowed)
  • Mr. Keely Shaye Smith
  • Stepfather/adoptive father of Charlotte Brosnan and Christopher Brosnan
  • Father of Sean Brosnan