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Des Cave

Des Cave was born in Ireland as Desmond Cave. He is an actor, known for The General (1998), Veronica Guerin (2003) and Omagh (2004). See full bio »


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Known For

The General
The General HC Chairman
Veronica Guerin
Veronica Guerin Police Spokesman
Omagh Fr. Mullan
The Outsider
The Outsider Kevin McCann


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 2018/I Don't Go (completed)
Uncle Frank
 2004 Omagh (TV Movie)
Fr. Mullan
 2003 Veronica Guerin
Police Spokesman
 2003 Watermelon (TV Movie)
 2000 Country
Frank Murphy
 1999 Making Ends Meet
Br. Mulvanney
 1999 Mir Friends (Short)
General Markov
 1999 Vicious Circle (TV Movie)
 1998 The General
HC Chairman
 1998 Crossmaheart
Sergeant Craig (as Desmond Cave)
 1998 The Ambassador (TV Series)
Gerry Delaney
- Innocent Passage (1998) ... Gerry Delaney
 1996 Trojan Eddie
 1980 Cry of the Innocent (TV Movie)
Supt. Flannagan
 1979 The Outsider
Kevin McCann (as Desmond Cave)
 1977 Philadelphia, Here I Come
Gar (Private)
 1977 A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
Cranly (as Desmond Cave)
 1974 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
Det. Sgt. O'Brien
- According to the Rules (1974) ... Det. Sgt. O'Brien
 1970 Paddy
Paddy Maguire

Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in Denis Johnston's play, "The Old Lady Says No!" at the Abbey Theatre in Dublin, Ireland with Maire O'Neill in the cast. Thomas MacAnna was the director. See more »

Alternate Names:

Desmond Cave

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