Photo: Gerry Mooney
St Martin's House, 59 St Martin's Lane, London, WC2N 4JS
Phone: 020 7581 3388
Mobile: 07956 224068
County Dublin, Ireland
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'6" (167cm)
Playing Age:70 - 80 years
Other:Equity, Green Card, SAG, AEA
Eye Colour:Blue-Grey
Hair Colour:Grey
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Quality:Melodious
Voice Character:Twinkly


Film Stage Television Musical Radio Short Film Rehearsed Reading
2018, Feature Film, Mrs Gummidge, DAVID COPPERFIELD, FilmNation, Armando Iannucci
2012, Feature Film, Mrs O'Malley, Flat Lake, Flat Lake Productions, Kevin Allen
2000, Feature Film, Winnie, Happy Days, Blue Angel Films, Patricia Rozema
2000, Feature Film, Peggy, About Adam, Venus Productions, Gerry Stembridge
2000, Feature Film, Anne, Conamara, Boje Buck Productions, Owen Moore
2000, Feature Film, Mrs Burns, Mad About Mambo, Ormerod Ltd, John Forte
1997, Feature Film, Mrs Matson, Hi-Lo Country, Working Title, Stephen Frears
1996, Feature Film, Mrs Canning, The Butcher Boy, Neil Jordan
1996, Feature Film, Millie O'Dowd, The Matchmaker, Driver Film Productions Ltd, Mark Joffe
1996, Feature Film, Nora, Snakes & Ladders, Filmax International, Trish McAdam
Feature Film, Mrs.Gummidge, The Personal History of David Copperfield, Armando Iannuggi
2018, Feature Film, Mrs.Gummidge, The Personal History of David Copperfield, Armando Iannuggi
2019, Stage, Nancy, Swan Lake/Loch na hEala, Teac Damsa, Michael Keegan-Dolan
2019, Stage, Mammy, The Cripple of Inishmaan, Gaiety Theatre, Andrew Flynn
2017, Stage, Mags, The Red Shoes, The Gate Theatre, Dublin, Selina Cartmell
2017, Stage, Hurdy Gurdy Man, Woyzeck In Winter, Barbican & Tour, Conall Morrison
2013, Stage, Gesa, Liola, National Theatre, Richard Eyre
2012, Stage, Mrs Mallins, The Dead, The Abbey, Dublin, Joe Dowling
2011, Stage, Nell, Endgame, Gate Theatre Dublin - USA Tour, Alan Stanford
2011, Stage, Mag Folan, Beauty Queen of Leenane, Young Vic and Tour, Joe Hill-Gibbins
2010, Stage, Nell, Endgame, Gate Theatre, Dublin, Alan Stanford
2010, Stage, Mag Folan, Beauty Queen of Leenane, Young Vic, Joe Hill-Gibbins
2009, Stage, Breda, New Electric Ballroom, Druid Theatre Co; Dublin, New York, Los Angeles, Enda Walsh
2009, Stage, Breda, New Electric Ballroom, Druid Theatre Co, Australia, London, Ireland, Enda Walsh
2008, Stage, Breda, New Electric Ballroom, Druid Theatre Co; Galway, Edinburgh Festival, Enda Walsh
2008, Stage, Mrs Madigan, Juno, Encores! New York City Center, Garry Hynes
2006, Stage, Grandma Kurnitz, Lost in Yonkers, The Main Theater, New Guthrie Theater, Minneapolis, Gary Gisselman
2005, Stage, Mother, Blood Wedding, Almeida Theatre, Rufus Norris
2004, Stage, Aunt Julia, James Joyce's The Dead, Pittsburgh Irish & Classical Theatre, Scott Wise
2003, Stage, Olga, Olga, Project Arts Centre Dublin, Lynne Parker
2003, Stage, Bernarda, The House of Bernarda Alba, The Abbey Dublin, Martin Drury
2002, Stage, Kassie, Gate of Gold, The Gate Dublin, Patrick Mason
2002, Stage, Peggy, Stolen Child, Calypso Productions Dublin, Bairbra Ni Chadimh
2002, Stage, Madame Pernelle, Tartuffe, Roundabout Theatre New York, Joe Dowling
2000, Stage, Bessie Burgess, The Plough in the Stars, The Guthrie, Joe Dowling
1999, Stage, (1996-1999), Winnie, Happy Days, Dublin Gate Lincoln Centre New York / Almeida, Karel Reisz
1998, Stage, Mary Tyrone, Long Day's Journey Into Night, Dublin Gate Theatre, Karel Reisz
1998, Stage, Mammy, The Cripple of Inishmaan, Geffen Playhouse LA, Joe Dowling
1997, Stage, Madame Arcati, Blithe Spirit, Guthrie Minneapolis, Joe Dowling
1994, Stage, Title Role, Mother of All the Behans, Theatre 4NY, Montreal, Edinburgh, Peter Sheridan
2014, Television, Mourning Woman, Moone Boy, Baby Cow Productions, Ian Fitzgibbon
2009, Television, The Week That's In It (Pilot), Double Z Productions, RTÉ One
2007, Television, Teresa, FIT, Element for RTE, Declan Eames
2008, Television, Teresa, Bitter Sweet, Element Pictures, Declan Eames
2006, Television, Rose, Island of Inis Cool, Granada Television International, David McCamley
2000, Television, Winnie, Happy Days, RTÉ, Patricia Rozema
1995, Television, Bess Nugent, Sharpe's Gold, Future Film, Tom Clegg
1994, Television, Mrs Fitzpatrick (Regular), Scarlett, RHI Entertainment, John Erman
1994, Television, Lena, Grushko, BBC, Tony Smith
1993, Television, Sister Felicity, Suddenly Last Summer, BBC, Richard Eyre
1992, Television, Brenda Gilham, Hostages, Granada Film Productions, David Wheatley
2007, Musical, Rosie, Hit Musical Revue - Des & Rosie at Large, Rosaleen Linehan
2005, Musical, Composed Music, Collaborated on Script and Played, On the Loose (hit musical revue), Gaiety Theatre
2002, Musical, Composed Music with Conor Linehan, Streets of Dublin, Tivoli, Dublin
2001, Musical, Composed Music herself, Please Don't Make Me Feel So Happy, Olympia Theatre, Dublin
1993, Musical, Mother - also composed Music herself, Mary Make Believe, Gate Theatre, Dublin, Domy Reiter Soffer
1992, Musical, Mother - also Composed Music herself, Mary Make Believe, Abbey Theatre, Dublin, Domy Reiter Soffer
1991, Musical, Musical Review - Composed music herself, Speak of The Devil, Olympia Theatre, Dublin
2007, Radio, Nancy, Nancy, RTÉ, Cathryn Brennan
2006, Radio, Agnes, The Comedian, BBC Radio 4, Gemma McMullen
2005, Radio, Mother, The King with Horses Ears, RTÉ for Radio 1, Cathryn Brennan
Short Film
2018, Short Film, Pat, PAT, Alfonso Films, Emma Wall
2017, Short Film, Narrator, Hedgehog Hootenanny, Barley Films, Barry O'Donoghue
2016, Short Film, Kit, Ernestine & Kit, Creative England/Vinegrid, Simon Bird
Rehearsed Reading
2013, Rehearsed Reading, Mavis, Feather Boy, St.James' Theatre, Victoria, Anthony Banks


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-New York, American-Southern States, Belfast, Donegal, Dublin*, Edinburgh, French, Geordie, Irish-Northern*, Irish-Southern, Italian, London, Manchester, Spanish, Yorkshire
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, French, Gaelic
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Alto*, Cabaret Singing*, Folk Dancing, Guitar, Mezzo*, Period Dancing, Piano*
Performance:Commentating, Master of Ceremonies, Radio Presenting, Stand-up Comic
(* = highly skilled)
Swimming*, Yoga*
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Impersonation, Painting