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Rosaleen Linehan

Rosaleen Linehan was born on June 1, 1937 in Dublin, Irish Free State as Rosaleen Philomena McMenamin. She is an actress, known for The Butcher Boy (1997), About Adam (2000) and The MatchMaker (1997). She has been married to Fergus Linehan since August 26, 1961. They have four children. See full bio »
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 2015 Ernestine & Kit (Short) (post-production)
 2014 Moone Boy (TV Series)
Mourning Woman
- Boylé Boylé Boylé (2014) ... Mourning Woman
 2013 Flat Lake
Mrs. O'Malley
 2008 BitterSweet (TV Series)
Teresa (2008)
 2005 The Island of Inis Cool (TV Series)
 2000 Conamara
 2000 Happy Days (TV Movie)
 2000 Mad About Mambo
Mrs. Burns
 2000 About Adam
Peggy Owens
 1998 The Hi-Lo Country
Mrs. Matson
 1997 The MatchMaker
Millie O'Dowd
 1997 The Butcher Boy
Mrs. Canning
 1996 Snakes and Ladders
 1995 Sharpe's Gold (TV Movie)
Bess Nugent
 1994 Scarlett (TV Mini-Series)
Mrs. Fitzpatrick
- Episode #1.4 (1994) ... Mrs. Fitzpatrick
- Episode #1.3 (1994) ... Mrs. Fitzpatrick
- Episode #1.2 (1994) ... Mrs. Fitzpatrick
 1994 Grushko (TV Series)
- Episode #1.3 (1994) ... Lena
- Episode #1.2 (1994) ... Lena
- Episode #1.1 (1994) ... Lena
 1993 Remember (TV Movie)
 1992 Hostages (TV Movie)
Brenda Gilham
 1990 All My Lovely Boys (Short)
 1990 Fools of Fortune
Aunt Fitzeustace
 1973 Black and Blue (TV Series)
- High Kampf (1973) ... Alice
 1968 The Jazz Age (TV Series)
- The Assassin (1968) ... Kitty
 1967 Ulysses
Nurse Callan
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She acted in Brian Friel's play, "Dancing at Lughnasa," at the Phoenix Theatre in London, England with Brid Brennan, Catherine Byrne, Sorcha Cusack, Robert Gwilym, Gerard McSorley, Brid Ni Neachtain, and Alec McCowen in the cast. Patrick Mason was director. See more »


5' 6½" (1.69 m)

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Employed at the Irish Repertory Theatre in New York City. See more »

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