MICHAEL O'KELLY by Rafal Kostrzewa
Photo: Rafal Kostrzewa
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Phone: 020-7437 7631
Fax: 020-7437 5881
E-mail: enquiries@spotlight.com
WWW: www.spotlight.com
Height:6'2" (187cm)
Weight:14st. (89kg)
Playing Age:36 - 45 years
Actual Age:42 years
Appearance:Scandinavian, White
Eye Colour:Blue
Hair Colour:Auburn
Hair Length:Short
Voice Character:Authoritative
Voice Quality:Deep


Most recently appeared in EDEN by Eugene O'Brien at Smock Alley Theatre. Also recently completed a three week run of CYCLOPS at the New Theatre, written and directed by Peter Reid of AC Productions. 'QED' has had its world Premier at the 2017 Galway Film Fleadh. Both RED ROCK episodes have aired and there is a possibility of a return in the next season. 'Lily' has screened at festivals worldwide, winning Best Short Film at the 2016 Galway Film Fleadh, and the Courage in Cinema and Best Narrative Short awards at the Santa Fe Film Festival.

Short Film Stage Television Voice Over Commercial
Short Film
2018, Short Film, David (Lead role), Taking Stock, Siobhan McMahon
2018, Short Film, Tom (Lead role), Abbeyleaks, Inspire forever Productions, Philip Briggs
2017, Short Film, Jack (Lead Role), QED, Filmbase, Amy-Joyce Hastings
2016, Short Film, Mr Dunphy, Lily, Film Venture, Graham Cantwell
2016, Short Film, Padraig Pearse, Proclaim, Maureen O'Connell
2016, Short Film, Benjamin, Bare, David Devoy
2017, Stage, Billy (Lead), EDEN, Unravel Productions, Jed Murray
2017, Stage, Alf, Cyclops, AC Productions, Peter Reid
2017, Stage, 'Man' (no name, Lead role), Patrick, Little Shadow Theatre, Rachel Bergin & Claudia Kinahan
2015, Stage, Karl, Blind Date, Home You Go Productions, Colette Cullen, The Outhouse Theatre
2014, Stage, John, Absent Friends, Taney Productions, Brian Molloy, The Mill Theatre
2014, Stage, Philly, The Playboy of the Western World, Taney Productions, Declan Rudden, The Mill Theatre
2017, Television, Eoin O'Connor, Red Rock (Episode 173), Element Pictures, Diarmuid Goggins
2016, Television, Eoin O'Connor, Red Rock (Episode 170), Element Pictures, Trevor Laffey
Voice Over
2016, Voice Over, GAA, The 2016 'Be There All the Way' campaign, Brando Productions
2016, Voice Over, AA Insurance, VO campaign, Brando / McGoo Media
2016, Voice Over, Irish Blood, VO campaign, Chemistry
2016, Voice Over, Irish Examiner, VO Campaign, Chemistry
2015, Commercial, Dad, Chivers TVC, Red Rage, Brian O'Malley
2015, Commercial, Husband, Miwadi TVC, Brilliant Productions
2014, Commercial, Eoin, Aldi TVC, Speer Productions, David Hartley


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Standard, Australian, Belfast, Cork, Dublin*, English-Standard, Irish-Northern, Irish-Southern*, Liverpool, Scottish-Standard
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Guitar, Piano
(* = highly skilled)
Air Rifle Shooting, Basketball, Boxing*, Football, Gaelic Football, Rugby*, Running, Snowboarding, Snowmobile
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence


2016: Film Venture - Camera Acting Intensive /// Terry McMahon - Dublin Acting courses

2013-14: Gaiety School of Acting: Performance year in Acting (also including: Acting for Camera, Comedy Improvisation and Stage Combat)