She described him as "an extraordinary appealing actor" who "has always made a terrific bad boy, but Farrell's supporting roles include an ambitious Justice Department agent opposite Tom Cruise , a potential criminal in Minority Report ,  and the villain Bullseye in Daredevil He lost 30 pounds for the role. Scott disagreed on the actor's effectiveness in The Recruit; Ebert noted the actor's likability,  but Scott felt that Farrell "spends his time in a caffeinated frenzy, trying to maintain his leading-man sang-froid while registering panic, stress and confusion". So he goes for it. His upcoming films include Widows and Dumbo , which are slated for release in and , respectively. Farrell was one of three actors with Johnny Depp and Jude Law , who helped to complete Heath Ledger 's role when Ledger died before filming ended. The effort is there, but it's a performance you end up rooting for rather than enjoying, because there's no way to just relax and watch". His only alibi was apparently a journal kept by his friend that explained the two had been across town that night, taking MDMA. Scott said that the actor "once again indulges his blustery mixture of menace and charm, overdoing both,"  but Gregory Kirschling of Entertainment Weekly liked Farrell's work. Farrell at the premiere of Ondine at the Tribeca Film Festival Another release was Ondine , a fantasy-drama directed by Neil Jordan starring Farrell as a fisherman with a handicapped daughter. Farrell has an older brother, Eamon, Jr. Roger Ebert disliked the film  and A. His father played football for Shamrock Rovers FC and ran a health food shop. Claudine works as his personal assistant. His salary was initially larger than Foxx's. Alan Morrison of Empire wrote, "Farrell can usually be relied upon to bring a spark to the bonfire.