PAULINE O'DRISCOLL by Caroline Webster
Photo: Caroline Webster
7 Leicester Place, London WC2H 7RJ
Artist's Website:
Cork, County Cork, Ireland
County Dublin, Ireland
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'10" (177cm)
Playing Age:45 - 58 years
Appearance:White, Mediterranean, Eastern European
Other:Equity, Green Card
Eye Colour:Hazel
Hair Colour:Light/Mid Brown
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Character:Engaging
Voice Quality:Warm

About me:

DREDGES (feature) in which Pauline plays Detective Inspector Delahunt will soon be released. Alfonso Films award winning short PAT, starring Rosaleen Lenihan & Moe Dunford is currently on the film festival circuit. Pauline's one woman play Seven Ages of MAM was dubbed a "Must See" by Fringe Review & nominated for Best New Play at Brighton Fringe. Other recent reviews include: - "Pauline O'Driscoll gives an excellent performance as the droll depressive daughter Ed" in Cosy by Katie O'Reilly directed by Phillip Zarrilli

Television Film Short Film Stage Commercial Rehearsed Reading Musical Music Video
2018, Television, Consultant Doctor, THE YOUNG OFFENDERS, BBC/RTE/Vico Films, Peter Foott
2017, Television, Mary, SMALLTOWN, TV3 & Blank Page Productions, Gerard Barrett
Television, St Patrick's Victim, THERE'S SOMETHING ABOUT PATRICK, Mind The Gap/RTE, Conor Morrissey
Television, Various - Comedy Sketches, ELI'S BIG BANANA, BBC, Rob Farquar/Paul Smith
2019, Feature Film, Det Insp Delahunt, DREDGES, Knightvision Productions, Patrick McKnight
2017, Feature Film, Aoife, THE ART OF LOVE, Metropolitan Films, Stefanie Sycholt
2017, Feature Film, Joan, BUSMANS HOLIDAY, Smithard Communications Inc, Austin Smithard
Feature Film, Daughter, SID, Tiger Aspect, Becky Hastings
Short Film
2019, Short Film, Maureen, PAT, Alfonso Films, Emma Wall
2017, Short Film, Niamh, BLACKOUT, Toplis Dunne Productions, Lorcan Dunne
2016, Short Film, Josephine, SLICES, Indie Short, James Murray
Short Film, Aideen (Lead), SELLING SILENCE, Huston Film School (MA Finals), Karen Murphy
2016, Short Film, Lady Croydon, STACCATO (period drama), Hell or High Water Films, Eoghan Peter McQuinn
Short Film, Government Minister, The CONSULTANT, A.I.T.L Films, Andy Hynes
Short Film, Amanda (Lead), THE ONE UP THERE, Cactifilms, Stefan Godskesen
Short Film, Anne, A WAKE, London Film School, Stephen Kenny
Short Film, Mary, SHOT, M.T Pockets Films, Cormac Dowling
Short Film, Mother, REFLECTIONS, Apex Productions, Stephen Hannon
Short Film, Kate, LAUNDERETTE CONSPIRACY, Easy Films, Andrew McDonald Brown
Short Film, Becki, BLESSED BURDEN, Heavy Soul, Dee Allen
2019, Stage, Solo Play, SEVEN AGES OF MAM, Brighton Fringe Festival + Touring, Tom Kibbe
2019, Stage, Ed, COSY, Gaitkrash Thr Co, Midsummer Festival, Phillip Zarrilli
2016, Stage, Solo Play, YOU HAVE IT ALL BACKWARDS, Engage Arts Festival + Cork Arts Theatre, Tom Kibbe
2016, Stage, Ensemble, NO BORDERS THEATRE, Everyman, Cork + Smock Alley, Dublin, John Hayes
2016, Stage, Mamaí (as gaeilge), DORCHADAS DRAÍOCHTA, Graffiti Theatre Co, Emelie Fitzgibbon
Stage, Maureen, THE BEAUTY QUEEN OF LEENANE, Haymarket, Basingstoke, John Adams
Stage, Marilyn, LIFE BEHIND THE VENUE, Clinic Media/Everyman Theatre/Project Arts Centre, Eoin O'hAnnrachain
Stage, Statia (Lead), GOLDFISH IN THE SUN, Everyman Theatre, Pat Talbot
Stage, Mrs Hunt (+ u/s Greta Scacchi in lead), EASY VIRTUE, Chichester Festival Theatre, Maria Aitken
Stage, Siobhan (Lead), LOVE ME SLENDER, New Vic Theatre, Stoke, Nona Shepphard
Stage, Kristine Linde, A DOLL'S HOUSE, Galway Town Hall Theatre & Tour, Michael Hunt
Stage, Maureen, THE BEAUTY QUEEN OF LEENANE, New Vic Theatre, Stoke, Gwenda Hughes
Stage, Hannah, LOVERS, Minerva Theatre, Chichester, William Galinsky
Stage, Jenny, SUMMERHILL PARADE, Lincoln Centre, New York, Carol Goodheart
Stage, Bernie, WALLPAPER (Best Production), Cork Arts Theatre, Ann Marie Lewis
Stage, PAULA (Best Actress), DEAR SISTER ANN, Cork Arts Theatre, Dawn Manning
Stage, The 70's, AUGHTS, Battersea Arts Centre, Jeffrey Lesiak
Stage, Minta (Lead), GOODNIGHT VAL DOONICAN, Heathcote Theatre, London, Kenneth Jay
Stage, Sarah, CUCKOOS DON'T CUCKOO, Hackney Empire, Tony Philips
Stage, Susan, MAYHEM, Battersea Arts Centre, London, Tim Stark
Stage, Mrs Moreland, MARY ROSE, Two Colour Theatre Co, Hamish Gray
Stage, Molly Kehoe, MONEY FROM AMERICA, Two Colour Theatre Co, Hamish Gray
Stage, Rosalinde, LOVE'S LABOUR'S LOST, HB Playwrights, New York, Uta Hagen
Stage, Marlene, TOP GIRLS, HB Playwrights, New York, Uta Hagen
Stage, Eliza, PYGMALION, 3 of Us Studios, New York, Alice Spivak
Stage, Cathleen, RIDERS TO THE SEA, Three of us Studios, New York, Alice Spivak
2019, Commercial, Mum, BORD BIA WHITE FISH, Red Rage Films, Brian Durnin
2017, Commercial, Mum of newly engaged couple, BORD GAIS - HURLING REWARDS, Red Apple/Publicis, Lorcan Finnegan
2015, Commercial, Business Executive, SMART FLIES AER LINGUS, KesselsKramer/Sweet Media/Moxie Pictures, M.J. Delaney
2014, Commercial, Mum of Learner Driver, TOYOTA - ALL THINGS TO EVERYONE, This is Butter, Zak Emerson
Rehearsed Reading
2017, Rehearsed Reading, Mam (solo play), SEVEN AGES OF MAM, TDC - Corca Dorca, Tom Kibbe
2017, Rehearsed Reading, Mrs Winters, DARK KINGDOM, Broken Crow, Rosie O'Regan
Musical, Francesca, WEST SIDE STORY, Wheeler Opera House, Tom Cochrane
Music Video
Music Video, Mary, A HEARTBEAT AWAY, Gravity Films, Peter Cornish


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Midwest, American-New England, American-New York, American-Southern States, American-Standard, Belfast, Cockney, Cork*, Dublin, French, German, Irish RP*, Irish-Northern, Irish-Southern, London, Middle Eastern, Northern, Polish, RP*, Scottish-Standard
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, French, Gaelic
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Ballroom Dancing, Folk Dancing, Freestyle Dance, Irish Step, Mezzo-Soprano
Performance:ADR-Additional Dialogue Recording, Audio Books, Audio Drama, Autocue trained/experienced, Children's Theatre, Comedy, Comedy Improv, Corporate Roleplay, Immersive Performance, Interactive Performance, Live Roleplay, Meisner Technique, Murder Mystery Events, Presenting, Radio Drama, Repertory, Role Play, Strasberg Technique, Theatre In Education
(* = highly skilled)
Abseiling, Archery, Horse & Cart, Horse-riding*, Pilates, Skiing, Stage Combat, Swimming, Tennis, Water Skiing
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Bartender, Cooking/Baking, Crochet, Devising, Drama Coach (professional), Drama Workshop Leader, Event Host (experienced), Event Management (experienced), Horse & Carriage driving, Improvisation, IT Literate, Knitting, Pilates, Presentation Coach, Reiki, Silver Service, Waiting Staff (experience), Workshop Leader, Workshop Leader (Acting)


TOM KIBBE - Ongoing Modern Realism training since 2015 (derived from Meisner/Adler/Strasberg).

BOW STREET - Workshops with Gerry Grennell, Cathy Brady, Maureen Hughes

HB STUDIO, New York - 3 years Performing Arts w/ Uta Hagen, Alice Spivak et al



LAMDA, London - A.L.A.M Hons & Double Honours Gold Medals

PHYSICAL THEATRE - Bryan Burroughs

STAGE COMBAT - Gaiety, Ciaran O'Grady

ACTOR & DIRECTOR - Mathieu Amalric


AUDITION TECHNIQUE - Karen Scully, Louise Kiely Casting

CASTING WORKSHOP - Hubbards Casting, Galway Film Fleadh

BROADWAY DANCE, New York - Jazz, Modern, Ballroom