Tommy Flanagan



Tommy Flanagan is best known for his role as Filip “Chibs” Telford in the FX crime drama television series Sons of Anarchy (2008–2014).

His first television roles were in Screen One (1992) and Taggart (1993). Flanagan worked in Robert Carlyle’s Raindog Theatre for three years before being cast in Braveheart (1995). He has had roles in Face/Off (1997), The Game (1997), Sunset Strip (2000), Gladiator (2000), All About the Benjamins (2002), Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle (2003), Alien vs. Predator (2004), Sin City (2005), Smokin’ Aces (2006), When a Stranger Calls (2006), The Last Drop (2006), Smokin’ Aces 2: Assassins’ Ball (2010) and the TV mini-series Attila.

He portrayed arms dealer Gabriel Schecter in the first episode of 24’s seventh season and appeared in the episode “Headlock” of Lie to Me, which aired in the U.S. in August of 2010. He also appeared as hitman ‘The Knife’ in season 2 of the television series “Gotham.” In July 2016, he appeared in the music video for the song “Rotting in Vain” by Korn.

In July 2018, it was announced that Flanagan was cast in the series regular role of Alec McCullough on the Netflix series, Wu Assassins.