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Maria McDermottroe

Maria McDermottroe was born in Sligo Town, County Sligo, Ireland. She is an actress, known for The Dead (1987), This Is My Father (1998) and Killinaskully (2003). She has been married to Costigan, John since November 17, 1979. They have two children. See full bio »

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Known For

The Dead Molly Ivors
This Is My Father Mrs. Maney
Killinaskully Mrs. Gilhooley / Mrs. Gilholley
The Boxer Betty


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 2018 Taken Down (TV Series)
- Episode 6 (2018) ... Irene
- Episode 5 (2018) ... Irene
 2017 Halal Daddy
 2016 In View
 2011 Mattie (TV Series)
Mary Elizabeth Carr
- Twitterings (2011) ... Mary Elizabeth Carr
- New Beginnings (2011) ... Mary Elizabeth Carr
 2009 Swansong: Story of Occi Byrne
Sister Benedict
 2008 Situations Vacant
 2004-2008 Killinaskully (TV Series)
Mrs. Gilhooley / Mrs. Gilholley
- The Nature Walk (2008) ... Mrs. Gilhooley
- The Trial (2008) ... Mrs. Gilhooley
- The Rally (2008) ... Mrs. Gilhooley
- Christmas Special: The Last Round (2007) ... Mrs. Gilholley
- The Wedding (2007) ... Mrs. Gilholley
 2006 Secret of the Cave
Mrs. MacIntyre
 2005 Bumble's Burden (Short)
 2004 Foreign Exchange (TV Series)
Mrs. Murphy
- Hostel (2004) ... Mrs. Murphy
 2004 The Blackwater Lightship (TV Movie)
Madge Kehoe
 2004 Proof (TV Series)
Mrs. Erskine
- Episode #1.2 (2004) ... Mrs. Erskine (as Maria McDermott Roe)
 2003 Veronica Guerin
Geraldine Gilligan
 2002 Give Up Yer Aul Sins (TV Series short)
Peig Cunningham (Teacher)
- Birth of Jesus (2002) ... Peig Cunningham (Teacher) (voice)
- Story of Lazarus (2002) ... Peig Cunningham (Teacher) (voice)
- Making Blind See (2002) ... Peig Cunningham (Teacher) (voice)
- Death of Jesus (2002) ... Peig Cunningham (Teacher) (voice)
- Story of Saint Patrick (2002) ... Peig Cunningham (Teacher) (voice)
 2001 Give Up Yer Aul Sins (Short)
Schoolteacher (voice, as Maria McDermott-Roe)
 2001 The Bombmaker (TV Movie)
Miss O'Mara
 1995-2000 Glenroe (TV Series)
Venetia Crosby
- April Fools Rush In (2000) ... Venetia Crosby
- The Old Triangle (2000) ... Venetia Crosby
- Stand by Your Man (2000) ... Venetia Crosby
- You Better Watch Out (1999) ... Venetia Crosby
- Venetia Thinks It Over (1999) ... Venetia Crosby
 2000 Saltwater
 1999 Angela's Ashes
Bridey Hannon
 1998/I This Is My Father
Mrs. Maney
 1997 The Boxer
 1997 Bogwoman (TV Movie)
 1996 Trojan Eddie
 1995 The Governor (TV Series)
June Fisher
- Episode #1.5 (1995) ... June Fisher (as Maria McDermott Roe)
- Episode #1.4 (1995) ... June Fisher (as Maria McDermott Roe)
 1994 Family (TV Mini-Series)
- Charlo (1994) ... Niamh
 1994 Widows' Peak
 1991 Crossed Lines (Short)
 1989-1990 Screenplay (TV Series)
Angela / The teacher
- August Saturday (1990) ... Angela
- The Hen House (1989) ... The teacher
 1989 Dear Sarah (TV Movie)
Mrs. Moore
 1987 The Dead
Molly Ivors
 1979 Silver Apples of the Moon (TV Movie)

Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Maria McDermott-Roe | Maria McDermott Roe

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She is married to the Executive Director of the Gaiety Theatre in Dublin, John Costigan and they have two daughters: Nora (b. 1981) and Gina (b. 1984) See more »

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