CLARE MCNAMARA by Leejay Photography
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International House, 24 Holborn Viaduct, London EC1A 2BN
Phone: 020-7993 8337
Location:London, United Kingdom
Height:5'7" (170cm)
Weight:9st. (57kg)
Playing Age:28 - 38 years
Eye Colour:Blue-Green
Hair Colour:Blond(e)-Dark
Hair Length:Mid Length
Voice Character:Enthusiastic
Voice Quality:Husky


Winner- Best actress in a short film at the Toronto Bootleg Film Festival for 'Bruised' Praise for "Worth a Flutter" -The Hope Theatre "I have to single out McNamara who gives one of the best performances I have ever seen - any actress, please go see McNamara's performance." From: "Clare McNamara is a superb slow-burner as Helen and her gentle expression is compelling and touching; real tears well up in eyes that light up with a smile. Not everyone can do this and she’s spectacular." From: I thank you theatre

2018, Short Film, Becky, The Interview Room, Ross Shepherd
2018, Stage, Helen, Worth a Flutter, LAPA, Jonathon Carr
2018, Television, Lesley Strettle, 999 Killer on the Line, Thumbs Up Productions, T.J. Sherbrooke
2018, Television, Charlotte Baigent, Shallow Graves, Thumbs Up Productions, TJ Sherbrooke
2017, Film, Lisa, Visit to a Family Home, Hamlett Films, Duska Zagorak
2017, Short Film, Lea, Vacuum, Afloat Films, Flossie Catling
2017, Stage, Miss Julie, Miss Julie, Edward Alderton, Suzanne Harris
2017, Television, Sister-in-law Clare, Pass the Buck, AWA Comedy, Andy Ash
2015, Film, Ru, Bruised, Broke But Making Films, Greg Hall
2015, Stage, Tricia, 5 Women Wearing the Same Dress, Edward Alderton, Jennifer Walker
2007, Site Specific, Helen, Road, UKC, Ross Dury
2004, Film, Woman with pram, The football factory, Vertigo Films, Nick Love


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-California, American-East Coast, American-New York, Australian, Belfast, Cockney, Essex, Geordie, Heightened RP, Manchester
Performance:Comedy, Comedy Improv, Green Screen, Live Roleplay, Physical Theatre, Role Play, Story Telling, Street Theatre, Theatre In Education, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Athletics, Pole Fitness, Swimming
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Computer Literate, Improvisation


University of Kent-BA and MA-Drama, 4 years, 2004 - 2008

Miskin Theatre-Two Year Acting, 2001-2003