Liam Neeson, star of upcoming action-thriller film A Walk Among the Tombstones has played over 70 kick-ass roles through the years. The 6' 4" tall actor, who once worked as a forklift operator for Guinness, a truck driver, an assistant architect, and an amateur boxer, has had many a starring role in theater and Hollywood films all throughout his career. Prior to being an action star (a role he owned since 2008's hit movie Taken), he's been cast as a Knight of the Round Table, a mute homeless man, a superhero, a Jedi knight, and an Olympian god to name a few.
Take a look back at his most iconic hero roles in this just-for-fun quiz. If you were endangered in a movie, which Liam Neeson character should you call for help?
Based on the best-selling mystery book series by Lawrence Block, A Walk Among the Tombstones follows the unorthodox, recovering alcoholic Matt Scudder after he reluctantly agrees to help find the men who kidnapped and brutally murdered a heroin trafficker’s wife. During his investigation, Scudder learns that the killers are deviants who make a habit of committing twisted crimes, and he vows to hunt them down, even though it means blurring the line between right and wrong. In a race against time, he tries to stop them before they have a chance to kill again.
A Walk Among the Tombstones will open in theaters nationwide Sept. 19.