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Ardal O'Hanlon


Ardal O'Hanlon was born on October 8, 1965 in Carrickmacross, County Monaghan, Ireland. He is an actor and writer, known for My Hero (2000), Father Ted (1995) and Hooves of Fire (1999). He is married to Melanie. They have three children. See full bio »
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 2014 Donkeys (Short) (completed)
Derek
 2014 Lily's Driftwood Bay (TV Series)
Bull Dozer (2014)
 2013 London Irish (TV Series)
Da
- Episode #1.6 (2013) ... Da
- Episode #1.4 (2013) ... Da
- Episode #1.3 (2013) ... Da
- Episode #1.1 (2013) ... Da
 2010 Little Bundle of Laughs (TV Series)
 2009 Wide Open Spaces
Myles
 2009 Skins (TV Series)
Kieran
- Naomi (2009) ... Kieran
- Everyone (2009) ... Kieran
 2007/I Blind Eye (Short)
Immigration Official
 2007 Doctor Who (TV Series)
Brannigan
- Gridlock (2007) ... Brannigan
 2005 Greyfriars Bobby
Coconut Tam
 2002 Another Bobby O'Hara Story...
Bobby O'Hara
 2001 Comedy Central Presents (TV Series)
- Ardal O'Hanlon (2001)
 1999 Hooves of Fire (TV Short)
Robbie the Reindeer (voice)
 1998 Flying Saucer Rock'n'Roll (Short)
Eddie Johnny
 1997 The Butcher Boy
Mr. Purcell
 1996 Moll Flanders
Gentleman From East Chiswick
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Other Works:

Written: Knick Knack Paddy Whack in 2000 (originally published in Ireland as: The Talk of the Town in 1998, also audio cassette) See more »

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Alternate Names:

Ardal O'Hanlan

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Personal Quote:

I don't think anyone's "happy". See more »

Trivia:

His lycra Thermoman costume for My Hero (2000) took him about ten minutes to get in and out of it, making him quite sore around the arms and everywhere throughout his body. The costume especially caused complications on recording nights because he had to be in and out of it about 20 times a night. He was also uncomfortable wearing the thong underwear. Wearing the visor blinded his sight, except ... See more »

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