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Shane Connaughton

Shane Connaughton was born in 1947 in Redhills, Co. Cavan, Ireland. He is a writer and actor, known for My Left Foot (1989), The Run of the Country (1995) and The Playboys (1992). See full bio »

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Known For

My Left Foot
My Left Foot Writer
(1989)
The Playboys
The Playboys Writer
(1992)

Filmography

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 2005 Tara Road (screenplay)
 2004 The Blackwater Lightship (TV Movie) (screenplay)
 1995 The Run of the Country (novel) / (screenplay)
 1994 Screen Two (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- O Mary This London (1994) ... (writer)
 1992 The Playboys
 1991 Murder in Eden (TV Mini-Series) (3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1991)
- Episode #1.2 (1991)
- Episode #1.1 (1991)
 1990 The Lilac Bus (TV Movie)
 1989 My Left Foot (screenplay)
 1985 Black Silk (TV Series) (script - 1 episode)
- The Cause of Liberty (1985) ... (script)
 1983 Every Picture Tells a Story (writer)
 1981-1983 Maybury (TV Series) (writer - 5 episodes)
- Alice: Part 3 (1983) ... (writer)
- Alice: Part 2 (1983) ... (writer)
- Alice: Part 1 (1983) ... (writer)
- Maisie (1981) ... (writer)
- Maisie and Mac (1981) ... (writer)
 1981 The Dollar Bottom (Short) (screenplay)
 1974 Crown Court (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Winklers: Part 1 (1974) ... (writer)
- Pickets: Part 1 (1974) ... (writer)
 1973 Six Days of Justice (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- We'll Support You Evermore (1973) ... (writer)
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