Inside the family life of Brian O’Driscoll including actor wife Amy Huberman and three kids

Brian O’Driscoll and wife Amy Huberman (Image: amy_huberman/Instagram)

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Brian O'Driscoll is one of Ireland's most beloved athletes after his stunning rugby career.

O'Driscoll was undoubtedly the past Irish player of all time and among the greatest rugby players to ever play the game.

And after hanging up the boots, the Dublin man has been busy working in punditry as well as being a full time family man.

Here is everything you need to know about him.

When was Brian O'Driscoll born and where is he from?

O'Driscoll was born in Dublin on 21 January, 1979 and grew up in Clontarf.

Brian's dad had previously represented Ireland and O'Driscoll went on to attend Blackrock College where he would go on to compete in the Senior Cup.

Playing Career

O'Driscoll would go on to have a highly decorated playing career and is Ireland's most capped player.

The Dubliner played 133 times for Ireland as well as eight times for the British and Irish Lions and captained the side in their 2005 tour of New Zealand.

O'Driscoll also made close to 200 appearances for Leinster.

During his career, O'Driscoll won two Six Nations Championships, including the Grand Slam in 2009 and won the European Cup three times with Leinster.

O'Driscoll was also named Six Nations player of the year on three occasions and was shortlisted for Rugby World Player of the Year three times.

The Ireland legend eventually hung up the boots in 2014 and won the Guinness Pro12 title in his final game.

Is he married and how many kids does he have?

Brian O'Driscoll is married to popular Irish actor Amy Huberman.

The rugby star hit headlines in the early 2000s as he dated TV presenter Glenda Gilson before splitting in 2005.

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O'Driscoll and TV and movie star Huberman tied the knot in 2010 and have three children together.

The pair welcomed their eldest daughter Sadie back in 2013 and then son Billy in 2015 before the latest addition to the family Ted at the end of 2020.

The pair also have a rescue dog named Phoebe that they adopted over two years ago. and Huberman also revealed that her full title is Phoebe Mary Eithne Aine Marie Deirdre Michelle Audrey Gubnait.

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What does Brian O'Driscoll work as now?

O'Driscoll burst onto the punditry scene after he retired and is one of the lead analysts for BT Sport's rugby coverage.

The Ireland legend also has been a long time contributor to Newstalk's Off The Ball.

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