One actress or other celebrity from each of the six historic counties of Northern Ireland.
A celebrated, Emmy-nominated television and stage actress, Roma Downey is most known for her decade of work as the tenderhearted angel, Monica. She was in over 200 episodes of "Touched by an Angel" (1994)_ and reached a weekly audience of over 20 million. Even more impressive, her role as Mary the Mother of Jesus on "The Bible" series had an audience of over 100 million...
“ County Londonderry. ” - sabercro
Elegant, quintessentially English (although born in Northern Ireland) Valerie Hobson was the daughter of a British army officer. She studied dancing at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts (RADA) and appeared on the stage for the first time at age 16, but she contracted a case of scarlet fever and decided to give up dancing for acting...
“ County Antrim. ” - sabercro
“ County Armagh. ” - sabercro
Leah O'Rourke is an actress, known for Half Brothers Normality
and Fiddlers Walk
Leah was born in Newry, County Down, Northern Ireland. Leah trained at The Guildford School Of Acting in London. Before going to drama school, Leah completed a Degree in English and Drama at Queen's University Belfast.
“ County Down. ” - sabercro
“ County Fermanagh. ” - sabercro
“ County Tyrone. ” - sabercro