EMER MCDAID by Faye Thomas
Photo: Faye Thomas
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Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
County Dublin, Ireland
Height:5'4" (162cm)
Weight:8st. 4lb. (53kg)
Playing Age:18 - 30 years
Eye Colour:Blue
Hair Colour:Auburn
Hair Length:Long
Voice Quality:Bright
Voice Character:Engaging


Recently wrapped GAME OF THRONES S8; Played Marie-Therese on BBC Comedy's SOFT BORDER PATROL, S2E1; Lead in new Bushmills Red Ad; Currently appearing in 'Milo's Hat-Trick', LYRIC THEATRE (IRISH TOUR) 6-30 March) // "Emer McDaid was superb" (Irish News); "Emer McDaid ... a seamless performance with light and shade and genuine emotion" (Belfast Times); "Miss Perkins - The sparky Emer McDaid" (The Stage); "Most impressive is Emer McDaid's masterful performance" (The Big List); "Emer McDaid is magnificent as Miss Perkins" (Alan In Belfast)

Stage Television Short Film Further Credits
2019, Stage, Lead Actress, Milo's Hat-Trick, LYRIC THEATRE, Belfast; IRISH TOUR, Paul McEneaney
2018, Stage, Miss Perkins, The Elves and the Shoemaker, THE MAC, Belfast, Paul McEneaney
2018, Stage, Olya, Diablo, LYRIC THEATRE, Belfast; INTL. TOUR, Patricia Downey
2018, Stage, Woman, Tender Napalm, LYRIC THEATRE, Belfast, Breman Rajkumar
2018, Stage, Lesley / Michaela, We'll Walk Hand in Hand, LYRIC THEATRE, Belfast, Martin Lynch
2017, Stage, Fairy Stardust, Sleeping Beauty, BELFAST WATERFRONT, Lisa May
2015, Stage, Woman, Tender Napalm, ALBANY THEATRE, London, Camilla Borges
2014, Stage, Mia Kenny, The Waiting Game, OLD RED LION, London, Breman Rajkumar
2013, Stage, Leigh Hodges, 23.5 Hours, ST JAMES THEATRE, London, Katharine Farmer
2013, Stage, Sara Jacobs, The Babysitter, PLEASANCE COURTYARD, EdFringe, Breman Rajkumar
2019, Television, Marie-Therese, SOFT BORDER PATROL, BBC, Keri Collins
Short Film
2017, Short Film, Mother (Lead), With the Angels, Jim Crone
Further Credits
2019, Rehearsed Reading, Molly, Rough Girls, Lyric Theatre, Belfast, Emma Jordan
2019, Rehearsed Reading, Could Have Been, The Regret Room, The MAC, Belfast, Prime Cut Productions, Emma Jordan
2019, Commercial, Lead, Red.Set.Go, Bushmills Red, Vice, William Crouse


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Standard, Irish-Northern*, Irish-Southern, RP
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Singing (general)*


University of Warwick, Theatre and Performance, 3 years, 2011 - 2014