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1. Cillian Murphy Cillian Murphy Actor, Inception Striking Irish actor Cillian Murphy was born in Douglas, the oldest child of Brendan Murphy, who works for the Irish Department of Education, and a mother who is a teacher of French. He has three younger siblings. Murphy was educated at Presentation Brothers College, Cork. He went on to study law at University College Cork...
2. Jack Gleeson Jack Gleeson Actor, Game of Thrones
3. Fiona Shaw Fiona Shaw Actress, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban Fiona Shaw was born July 10, 1958 in County Cork, Ireland. She attended secondary school at Scoil Mhuire in Cork City, and later received a degree in University College Cork. She was trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA) in London and was part of a contingent of actors to emerge from the college who were considered 'new wave'...
4. Edward Mulhare Edward Mulhare Actor, Knight Rider Suave Irish-born actor with resonant voice and a commanding presence, who made his theatrical debut in 'The First of Mrs.Fraser' (1942) at the age of 19 at the Cork Opera House. Nine years later, after spells with the Gate Theatre in Dublin and the Liverpool Repertory Company, Mulhare appeared in a Laurence Olivier-directed London production of 'Othello' with Orson Welles...
5. Graham Norton Graham Norton Self, The Graham Norton Show
6. Dermot Crowley Dermot Crowley Actor, Luther
7. Eileen Walsh Eileen Walsh Actress, The Magdalene Sisters
8. Edward MacLiam Edward MacLiam Actor, Holby City
9. Don Wycherley Don Wycherley Actor, Veronica Guerin
10. Kieron Moore Kieron Moore Actor, Arabesque With dark good looks and a brawny build, Irish actor Kieron Moore made a name for himself in post-war British films as both heroes and villains. Interestingly, he is better remembered for one of his more earnest failures, that of Count Vronsky opposite Vivien Leigh's Anna Karenina. Born Kieron O'Hanrahan...
11. David Murray David Murray Actor, Batman Begins
12. Patricia Driscoll Patricia Driscoll Actress, The Adventures of Robin Hood
13. Camilla Power Camilla Power Actress, The Tournament Camilla Power was born on the 13th November 1976, in Cork, Ireland, but grew up in Wimbledon and Putney. She is English but is of Irish ancestry. She attended the Sylvia Young Theatre School in Marylebone, and now lives in Battersea. She is a distant cousin of Irish actor Tyrone Power, and her great-grandfather was Sir John Power...
14. Niall Toibin Niall Toibin Actor, Ballykissangel Niall Toibin was born in Cork, Ireland in 1929. Married Judy Kenny (1931-2001) in 1957. Five children and six grand-children. He has had an illustrious acting career spanning over four decades. On October 29 2002 he received the CFT Excellence Award for Best Actor.
15. Orla Fitzgerald Orla Fitzgerald Actress, The Wind That Shakes the Barley
16. John Ryan Howard John Ryan Howard Actor, Hotel Senester Native of Douglas, Cork City, Ireland. Graduated from the 2 Year Full- Time Acting Programme in Kinsale College, Co. Cork. He made his stage debut in Gogol's 'The Government Inspector' in the Kinsale College Amphitheatre playing multiple roles, including that of the manic waiter. John's work on stage...
17. Tony Scannell Tony Scannell Actor, The Bill
18. Creighton Hale Creighton Hale Actor, The Cat and the Canary
19. Gavin O'Connor Gavin O'Connor Actor, Dorothy Mills Gavin is an Irish actor best known for his work on The Tudors, Dorothy Mills, The Front Line and Charlie. Blink, his first film as writer/producer was nominated in World Competition at The Montreal World Film Festival. Originally from Cork, he trained at Ireland's prestigious Samuel Beckett Center at Trinity College Dublin...
20. Owen McPolin Owen McPolin Cinematographer, False Witness Irish Director of Photography, Owen McPolin is a member of the Irish Society of Cinematographers. He studied Film & TV in the UK and graduated from The West Surrey College of Art & Design working mostly in TV drama for BBC, ITV, Channel 4, and lately on shows for Starz, Showtime & MGM. Recognised for his work with HUGO Award in 2010 for "Catalpa Rescue"...
21. Jamie O'Keeffe Jamie O'Keeffe Actor, August Rush
22. Forrester Harvey Forrester Harvey Actor, Rebecca
23. Mark Mahon Mark Mahon Producer, Strength and Honour A native of Cork City, Ireland, Mark Mahon started out at a young age as a singer/songwriter and wrote over forty songs, several of which were recorded. At the age of eighteen, he trained to be an actor. During this time, he successfully completed his L.A.M.D.A (London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art) acting examinations with distinction...
24. Jack Doyle Jack Doyle Actor, Hell's Cargo
25. Danny La Rue Danny La Rue Self, The Merry Mishaps of Mr. Bean
26. Peter Gowen Peter Gowen Actor, The Butcher Boy
27. Joe Lynch Joe Lynch Actor, Never Mind the Quality, Feel the Width
28. Patrick Fitzgerald Patrick Fitzgerald Actor, The Last of the Mohicans
29. Gemma Doorly Gemma Doorly Actress, Glass Ceiling
30. Bill Murphy Bill Murphy Actor, Ordinary Decent Criminal Bill is a very much sought after Irish actor and voice over artist and has worked with many of the worlds leading actors. Amongst them,Derek Jacobi ,Oscar winner Kevin Spacey,James Brolin, Corben Bernsen Linda Fiorentio,Ian Glen ,Ralph Brown, Helen Baxindale, Colin Farrell, Lea Thompson and Stevan Brand,to mention but a few...
31. H.A.L. Craig H.A.L. Craig Writer, The Message H.A.L. (Harry Craig) was born in County Cork, Ireland in 1921. He, and his identical twin, Dick, grew up in their father's vicarage, Clonlara, by the Shannon River near Limerick, and later attended Trinity College in Dublin. During the 1940s and early 1950s Harry was an editor, with Sean O'Faolain, of the influential literary journal "The Bell." Harry moved to London in the mid 1950s...
32. Charles Oliver Charles Oliver Actor, The Lady Vanishes
33. John Sheahan John Sheahan Actor, Horatio Hornblower 3
34. Michael Farmer Michael Farmer Actor, Perfect Understanding
35. Kate Price Kate Price Actress, Amarilly of Clothes-Line Alley
36. Catherine Walsh Catherine Walsh Actress, Jack-O
37. Emily Nagle Emily Nagle Actress, Sightings of Bono
38. Conor Slattery Conor Slattery Director, Last Call Born Cornelius Alphonsus Slattery in Cork, Ireland, Conor Slattery grew up in a small fishing village, Crosshaven in County Cork. His first job was picking potatoes, then bars and nightclubs and eventually moving onto boat work. After the ocean stint, Conor returned to Ireland, worked in electronics and robotics then moved to the film industry in 1993...
39. Roy Keane Roy Keane Self, Manchester United: Premiership Champions 2000-2001
40. Mairtín de Barra Mairtín de Barra Location Management, The General
41. Danny Stack Danny Stack Writer, Origin
42. Lochlainn McKenna Lochlainn McKenna Director, Pockets
43. Bomber Hurley-Smith Bomber Hurley-Smith Actor, Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)
44. Nuala Kelly Nuala Kelly Actress, The Carpenter and His Clumsy Wife Nuala was nominated for Best Actress at the Majorca International Film Festival for her role in Peter Foott's "The Carpenter and his Clumsy Wife" This film has already won a special mention of the jury at the prestigious Venice film Festival in 2005 and won best comedy at the LA short film festival...
45. Moira Deady Moira Deady Actress, This Is My Father
46. Kay Summersby Kay Summersby Writer, Ike: The War Years
47. Bob Crowley Bob Crowley Costume Designer, The Crucible
48. William Trevor William Trevor Writer, Felicia's Journey
49. Brian Carmody Brian Carmody Producer, Holy Wars
50. Kim Carroll Kim Carroll Music Department, Gone Baby Gone Irish born composer Kim Carroll began writing music on piano at the age of nine. In his early teens he picked up a guitar and his music world expanded instantly. He quickly begun stretching the boundaries of the instrument by exploring alternate ways of creating sounds from the guitar. This has lead to bowing...
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