Comes from Kilkenny, County Kilkenny in the Republic of Ireland. He has been based in London since the early 80's. Is a Capricorn with his birthday on Christmas Eve.
Has worked with director Simon Hunter on a number of occasions.
Played Stuart in Sharman McDonald's stage play, 'The Girl With Red Hair', at the Royal Lyceum Theatre in Edinburgh, Scotland and Hampstead Theatre London.
He received a best actor nomination in the Manchester Evening News awards in 1992 for his role as Manus in Translations at the Contact Theatre Manchester.