Patricia Routledge

Patricia Routledge article in “Catholic Herald”. Article from “The Catholic Herald” on Patricia Routledge here. Biography from Carole Jackson: Katherine Patricia Routledge was born on February 17, 1929 in Birkenhead (Merseyside),…

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Ciaran Hinds

Ciaran Hinds (Wikipedia) Ciaran Hinds was born in 1953 and is an Irish actor. A versatile character actor, he has featured in films such as Road to Perdition, Munich, There Will Be Blood, Harry Potter…

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Colin Blakely

Colin Blakely Colin Blakely who died in 1987, was an actor of enourmous range and versatility.   He was born in Bangor, Northern Ireland in 1930.   In 1957 he performed at…

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Jason O’Mara

Jason O’Mara. TCM Overview Jason O’Mara was born in Dublin in 1972.   After graduation from Trinity College, he commenced his acting career in London where he acted with the Royal…

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Cillian Murphy

Cillian Murphy Cillian Murphy was born in Cork in 1976.   He acted with the Cork theatre group Corcadorca and from there acted in both the play and film of “Disco…

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Katy Jurado

Katy Jurado obituary in “The Guardian” in 2002. Katy Jurado who has died at the age of 78, was one of the Latina actors who hit Hollywood long before the…

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Orla Brady

Orla Brady. TCM Overview Orla Brady was born and educated in Dublin.   While completing further studies in London she applied via the French enbassy for a bursary to study theatre in…

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Maxwell Reed

  Maxwell Reed  was born in Larne in Northern Ireland in 1919.   After a short time working as a merchant seaman, followed by a few appearances on stage, Maxwell Reed moved…

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Owen McDonnell

Owen McDonnell Owen McDonnell was born in Galway in 1974.   He studied acting at the Central School of Speech and Drama in London.   He has returned to Ireland on several…

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Dermot Walsh

Dermot Walsh obituary in “The Guardian” in 2002. Dermot Walsh was born in Dublin in 1924 and studied and acted at both the Abbey theatre and at the Gate.   His…

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