DIARMUID DE FAOITE

DIARMUID DE FAOITE by Seán McCormack
Photo: Seán McCormack
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ACTORS NETWORK AGENCY (A N A)
55 Lambeth Walk, London SE11 6DX
Phone: 020-7735 0999
E-mail: info@ana-actors.co.uk
WWW: www.ana-actors.co.uk
Location:Galway and Dublin, Ireland
Height:5'8" (172cm)
Weight:10st. (64kg)
Playing Age:41 - 55 years
Appearance:White
Nationality:Irish
Other:Equity
Eye Colour:Blue-Green
Hair Colour:Greying
Hair Length:Balding
Facial Hair:Sideburns
Voice Character:Engaging
Voice Quality:Warm
  

Credits:

Can currently be seen in cinema as The Captain, along side Tom Holland in Pilgrimage. AWARDS: NOMINATION 2012 - Best Actor in a Lead Role in Television category for "Corp + Anam" in the 9th Annual Irish Film and Television Awards [IFTA 2012]. Via TG4iplayer http://www.tg4.tv/index.html?l=en

Television Film Stage Further Credits
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Television
2014, Television, Cathal McKiernan (Series lead), Corp+Anam Series 2, Magamedia, Darach Mac Con Iomaire
2014, Television, Johnny, Scoop/Scúp, Stirling TV, Declan Recks
2013, Television, Acting Coach, Directing Actors for TV,, 'Scéal' six half hour dramas, six directors, Rosg/TG4, Various
2013, Television, Otto, Eoinin, Rosg/TG4, Ruan Magan
2012, Television, Acting coach: 'Directing Actors for TV', 'Scéal' Six one off dramas, Rosg/TG4, Various
2011, Television, Cathal McKiernan (Series Lead), Corp + Anam, Magamedia, Darach Mac Con Iomaire
2011, Television, Acting Coach and Drama Consultant, Ros na Rún Webisodes, Eo Telefis, Niall Fallon/ Hugh Farley
2010, Television, Acting Coach, Dance Off, Stirling TV, Cathal Waters
2010, Television, Pervert, Rásaí na Gaillimhe/ The Galway Races, Robert Quinn
Television, Transvestite Jane, Boisíní, Magma/ G McColgan, Art O Briain
Television, Larkin, Custer's Last Stand Up 2, RTE/BBC co-pdn, Dearbhla Walsh
Television, actor/presenter/writer, ECU! ECU! series x 2, RTE, Dearbhla Walsh / Brian Mac Lochlainn
Television, Mortician, Edward No Hands, RTE, Charlie Mc Carthy
Television, Presenter/Researcher, Eureka! (quiz series x 2), RTE, Sile de Courcy/ Cillian Fennell / Neasa Hardiman
Television, Billy, House in Jerusalem, RTE, Dearbhla Walsh
Television, Donohue, Machair (soap series), STV, various
Television, Dualta Costello (lead), Raipirí, ScunScan, Donal O Maolfabhall
Television, Jack, Ros na Run TV series, 1996-2006, Tyrone productions/ Eo Teilifis, Various
Television, writer/puppeteer, Síbín, Gaelmedia, Billy Keady
Television, Rossa (Lead), The Morbegs childrens series x 2, RTE, Various
Television, The Murderer, Thou Shalt Not Kill, RTE, Ferdia Mac Anna
Television, Director, Une Histoire d'Amour/ Love Story, Scothóg, Self
Film
2016, Feature Film, The Priest, Black 47 (shooting currently), Muddy Pictures DAC, Lance Daly
2016, Feature Film, The Captain, Pilgrimage, SP films, Brendan Muldowney
2012, Feature Film, Declan, Run and Jump, Samson, Steph Green
2009, Feature Film, Manager, Kings, Green Park films, Tom Collins
Film, Detective, 10 steps, Zanzibar, Pearse Lehane
Film, Finbarr (lead), Grásta i Meiriceá, RTE, Noel O Briain
Film, Hickey, The Dublin Mystic, Ciotóg Films, Paul Duane
Stage
2016, Stage, Pádraic O Conaire, (One Man Show), POC productions, Paul Brennan
2016, Stage, Extraterrestrial (lead), Death Row Memoirs of an Extraterrestrial, Music for Galway, Marc Nieukrug
2016, Stage, Major John McBride (and co-author), Foxy Jack, Gnó Mhaigh Eo/ Westport Arts Festival, Seán Ó Tarpaigh/Self
2016, Stage, Storyteller, Seven Sagas/Seacht Scéal, Various Festivals/POC productions, Self
2016, Stage, Prisoner (lead), The Ballad of Reading Gaol, Music for Galway, Michel Galanté
2016, Stage, Shawn Keogh and Jimmy Farrell (and co-authored), The Playboy of the Western World- The Musical, Milestone Inventive, Self/Justin McCarthy
2015, Stage, Director, Maum, An Taibhdhearc, Self
2014, Stage, The Dame, Beauty and the Beast/Áille agus an Mac Allta, An Taibhdhearc, Seán T Ó Meallaigh
2014, Stage, J.J. McMahon, Defender of the Faith, Decadent Theatre Company, Andrew Flynn
2014, Stage, Storyteller, The Gobán Saor and the Sheepskin, NYU/IAC NY/An Taibhdhearc/POC productions, Self
2013, Stage, Storyteller, Seven Sagas, POC productions, Self
2013, Stage, The Mayor and The Soldier, The King's Threshold, NUIG/POC productions, Self
2013, Stage, Peter (male lead), The Last Days of a Reluctant Tyrant, An Taibhdhearc, Anne McCabe
2012, Stage, Father Flynn (Lead), Doubt, Decadent/Town Hall Theatre/Everyman Palace co-pdn, Andrew Flynn
2011, Stage, Director, Peter and the Wolf/Peadar agus an Mac Tíre, Amharcabú, Self
2011, Stage, Jimmy Farrell, The Playboy of the Western World, Old Vic, John Crowley
2010, Stage, Storyteller (one man show), The Earth Shapers and other stories, POC productions, Self
2009, Stage, Edward (Lead), Someone Who'll Watch Over Me, Town Hall Theatre Galway, Andrew Flynn
2008, Stage, James/Brendan, The Lieutenant of Inishmore, Town Hall/Opera House/Millenium Forum co-pdn, Andrew Flynn
2008, Stage, Jimmy Jack, Translations, Town Hall Theatre Galway, Andrew Flynn
2007, Stage, Jack, The Weir, Town Hall Theatre/Decadent co-production, Andrew Flynn
Stage, Seoirse (lead), An Solas Dearg, An Taibhdhearc, Darach Mac Con Iomaire
Stage, Pajo, Fear an Tae, Amharclann de hÍde, Jim Culleton
Stage, Micheal (lead), Gaeilgeoir Deireannach Charna, An Taibhdhearc, Darach Mac Con Iomaire
Stage, Herman (lead), Herman, POC productions, Paul Brennan
Stage, Various, Má Tá Bréag Ann, the Abbey, Tomás Mac Anna
Stage, Travis (lead), Paris,Texas, POC productions, Paul Brennan
Stage, Man, Play (Beckett), Sick-L, Brendan Murray
Stage, Man (lead), Sea Mission, Na Fánaithe/Irish Expo, Trevor O Clochartaigh
Stage, George (lead), The Fairgreen Slaughterhouse, POC productions, Paul Brennan
Stage, Shamrayev, The Seagull, Cornerstone, Mikhail Mokeev
Stage, Priest, The Tinker's Wedding, Druid Theatre Company, Garry Hynes
Stage, Patch Ruadh, The Well of the Saints, Druid Theatre Company, Garry Hynes
Stage, Brother Austin, Tine Chnámh, Amharclann de hÍde, Michael Scott
Stage, Juan, Yerma, Na Fánaithe, Trevor O Clochartaigh
Further Credits
2016, Arena, Co-narrator, Seven Men, Seven Days, Frameworks media / Comhaltas, Ray Conway
2016, Concert, Narrator, Macalla 1916, Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann, Ray Conway, music by Michael Rooney
2016, Corporate, presenter, Féasta, Glór na nGael, Nóirín Bairéad
2016, Radio, Male lead, An Duairceán, RTE, Kevin Reynolds
2015, Improvisation, Master of Ceremonies, Dick Mack's Poetry Mornings, 2010-2016, Féile na Bealtaine, Self
2015, Pantomime, The Dame (lead), Áille agus Allta, An Taibhdhearc, Seán T Ó Meallaigh
2015, Radio, Jimmy Farrell (and co-author of the work), The Playboy of The Western World - a Musical for Radio, RTE, Goretti Slavin
2015, Radio, Storyteller, Tuatha Dé Danann, Cinnidi/RTE, Mairéad Uí Dhomhnaill
2015, Site Specific, Denizen, Denizen, Blue Eagle Productions/Creggan Enterprises, Dave Duggan
2015, Site Specific, Tetrarch, Tetrarch of Gallilee, POC productions, Self/Ní Chanainn
2014, Event, Myles na gCopaleen, The Sean Bheairic Festival, An tSean Bheairic, Mícheal Mac Aoidh
2014, Pantomime, The Dame (lead), Beauty and the Beast/Áille agus an Mac Allta, An Taibhdhearc, Seán T Ó Meallaigh
2014, Radio, Narrator/Reporter, Daniel O Connell, BAI, Seán Corcoran
2014, Radio, Male Narrator, Dartstáisiúin, RTE, Mairéad Ní Dhomhnaill
2014, Radio, The Musical Priest and various voices, The Musical Priest, BAI, Seán Corcoran
2014, Street Theatre, Various Characters, Bealtaine/May Festival, 2010-2014, Féile na Bealtaine, Nóirín Fanning
2014, Workshop, Facilitator, Creative Workshops, 1990-2014, POC productions, Self
2014, Writing, Writer in Residence, Residency, Mayo Arts Office, AnnMarie McGing
2013, Radio, John Shiel and various voices, The Singing Weaver, BAI, Seán Corcoran
2012, Audio, Reader, Scothscéalta and others (Three Books), CIC, Micheal O Conghaile
2012, Cabaret, M.C. Drag Queen, Earthsong Cabaret 2007-2013, POC productions, Self
2012, Radio, reader, Arts Show 2012-2013, RTE, Aoife Nic Cormaic
2011, Animation, The Fisherman (lead), The Fisherman, Ferg, Ferg Brennan
2011, Radio, Reader, Polaroids on the Salmon Weir, Handaroundtheworld productions, Maud Hand
2008, Documentary, Pádraic Ó Conaire (lead), Pádraic Ó Conaire, seanchas, Johnny White
2007, Documentary, Robert Emmet, Robert Emmet, Mint Productions, Stephen O Connell
Documentary, narrator/interviewer, Maam Cross Fair/Aonach an Mháma, BogDog productions, Mick Ruane
Documentary, narrator/interviewer, The Day of The Reek/Lá na Cruaiche, BogDog productions, Mick Ruane
Educational, Director, Various Plays and Music Concerts 2008-2013, National University of Ireland, Galway, Directed by self for H.Dip in Drama/Dip in Music
Radio, Various, Casadh an tSúgáin, RTE, Kevin Reynolds
Radio, Kenneth, Hairs and Races, Galway Bay FM, Bernie Prendergast
Radio, Pádraic Ó Conaire (lead), Pádraic Ó Conaire, BBC, Róisín Kelleher

Skills:

Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Standard, Belfast, Cockney, Cork, Donegal, Dublin, French, Galway*, Glasgow, Hebrides, Irish-Aran, Irish-Northern, Irish-Southern*, London, Northern
Languages:
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, French, Gaelic*
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Ballad*, Blues, Choral Singing, Country Singing, Folk Dancing, Folk Singing*, Freestyle Dance, Irish Step, Polka, Rap*, Reggae Singing, Singer-Songwriter, Tenor, Waltz
Performance:ADR-Additional Dialogue Recording, Audio Drama, Children's Theatre, Clown, Comedy, Compere, Dubbing, Mask, Master of Ceremonies, Musical Theatre, Outdoor Performances, Physical Theatre, Radio Presenting, Role Play, Story Telling, Street Theatre, Theatre In Education, TV Presenting, Voice Over, Writer/Director - Comedy Fringe
Sports:
(* = highly skilled)
Climbing, Cycling, Fishing, Handball, Karate, Rowing, Running, Sailing, Swimming, Yoga
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Animal Handling, Animatronics, Chess, Computer Literate, Counselling, Devising, Dialect Coach, Director, Drama Coach (professional), Drama Workshop Leader, Editing/Proof-Reading (experienced), Improvisation, Interpreter, Narration, Painting, Producer (professional), Puppetry, Puppetry-Hand, Raconteur, Reiki, Scriptwriter (professional), Singing Teacher/Coach, Spoken Word Artist, Story Telling, Translating, Translator, Vocal Workshop Leader, Workshop Leader (Acting), Writer

Training:

AWARDS:

WINNER Best Actor award at The Irish Language Media Awards for "Corp + Anam". Series 2 nominated for the Prix Europa. IFTA nominee.

The Series also gained a Commendation at the Prix Circom, European Regional Television Awards.

WINNER Best Feature Documentary, Celtic Media Festival for 'Pádraic Ó Conaire' (writer and performer)

BRONZE MEDAL New York Festival's World's Best Radio Programs and SILVER MEDAL PPI Awards for "The Playboy of the Western World - a Musical for Radio" (co-author and performer)