Birth Place Matching "Galway, Ireland" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actress | Derry Girls
Nicola hails from Galway, in the west of Ireland where she has been acting since childhood. She trained at both The Oxford School of Drama and Birmingham School of Acting.
She made her on screen debut in the controversial short The Phantom Cnut directed by Tom Collins; director of the Oscar ...
Actor | Killing Eve
Owen McDonnell was born in Galway the youngest of four children. Having long nurtured a desire to act he studied at the Central School of Speech and Drama in London, rather than at any Irish academy, simply, he says, because it was the cheapest. Upon graduation he made London his home but has ...
Actor | Age of the Living Dead
Simon Phillips is a British actor and producer working in independent British films. He is best known for the Jack trilogy (Jack Says, Jack Said and Jack Falls) and The Rise and Fall of a White Collar Hooligan features films. He has appeared in feature films with Danny Dyer, Jason Flemyng, David ...
10. James Healey
Actor | Cardiac Arrest
James was born in Ireland, raised in UK, immigrated to Australia 1970, and joined Crawford Productions in TV series Homicide, Division 4, Cop Shop and Matlock Police, before the age of twenty. He attended (NIDA) National Institute Dramatic Art, and offered the lead in Mad Max (Road Warrior) after ...
11. Peadar Lamb
Actor | Far and Away
Peadar Lamb was born in 1930 in Carraroe, Galway, Ireland. He was an actor, known for Far and Away (1992), Mystic Knights of Tir Na Nog (1998) and This Is My Father (1998). He was married to Geraldine Plunkett. He died on September 1, 2017 in Glenageary, County Dublin, Ireland.
16. Adrian Devane
Production Manager | Red Rock
Adrian has worked on Feature films, Television Drama, Sitcoms, Soaps, TV Entertainment, Documentary Series, Shorts, Commercials and Music videos since 1998 having trained Ardmore studios in Bray Co Wicklow. Born in Dunstable, Luton Bedfordshire, Adrian grew up in Galway in the West of Ireland and ...
17. Tony Lundon
Producer | The Basis of All Good Relationships
Tony Lundon was born on April 13, 1979 in Galway, Ireland as Anthony William James Lundon. He is known for his work on The Basis of All Good Relationships (2011), 12:26 - 12:31 (2011) and One Square Mile: London (2012). He has been married to Kelly Anne Leatham since December 2010. They have three ...
18. Mark Noonan
Director | You're Ugly Too
Mark is an Irish director and screenwriter with a bachelor's degree in Architecture from University College Dublin and an MA in Film from DCU. An alumnus of the Berlinale Talent Campus and the TIFF Film Lab, his debut feature film 'You're Ugly Too' (2015) premiered at the 65th Berlin International ...
21. Rita Tobin-Weske
Actress | Harmony Heaven
Rita Tobin-Weske was born on April 8, 1906 in Galway, Ireland as Marguerite Esther Richards. She was an actress, known for Harmony Heaven (1930), The Wrong Box (1966) and Away from It All (1973). She was married to H Victor Weske. She died on October 31, 1987 in Lambeth, London, England.
24. Careena Melia
Actress | Moonlight Mile
Careena Melia was born in Galway, Ireland and moved to the US when she was 5. She grew up studying dance, primarily ballet, and went on to train at Walnut Hill School for the Performing Arts, Boston Ballet, Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet and at Centre de Danse International in France. She ...
26. Frank Harris
Writer | The Spectacle Maker
Born in Ireland in 1856 of Welsh parents, Harris became a noted writer as well as a friend and confidante of the elite literati of his day including fellow Irishmen Bram Stoker, Oscar Wilde, and George Bernard Shaw in addition to Guy de Maupassant, Matthew Arnold, Aleister Cowley, and James Thurber...
27. Farrell Pelly
Farrell Pelly was born on March 1, 1891 in Galway, Ireland. He was an actor, known for Darby O'Gill and the Little People (1959), Play of the Week (1959) and The Magical World of Disney (1954). He died on April 23, 1963 in New York City, New York, USA.
28. Sile Seoige
Self | Paddywhackery
Sile grew up in Spiddal, Co. Galway. Spiddal is a rural village nestled in the heart of the scenic Connemara Gaeltacht. Raised with both Irish and English Sile is fluent in both and has made notable appearances on both TG4 (the Irish Language TV station) and RTE the Irish State Broadcaster.
Born to ...
29. Philip Treacy
Costume Department | Grace Jones: Bloodlight and Bami
Philip Treacy was born on May 26, 1967 in Ahascragh, County Galway, Ireland. He is a costume designer, known for Grace Jones: Bloodlight and Bami (2017), Silver Girl (2015) and Lady Gaga Presents: The Monster Ball Tour at Madison Square Garden (2011).
46. Thomas Murphy
Thomas Murphy was born on February 23, 1935 in Tuam, Galway, Ireland. He was a writer and actor, known for Nightflyers (1987), Brigit (1988) and Armchair Theatre (1956). He was married to Jane Brennan and Mary Hamilton-Hippisley. He died on May 15, 2018 in Dublin, Ireland.
47. Aoife Mulholland
Actress | Great Performances
Aoife (pronounced Ee-fah) is a successful actress and leading lady in London's West End: she has played notable roles, such as Roxie Hart in Chicago, at the Cambridge Theatre and as Maria von Trapp in The Sound Of Music, at the London Palladium (current). Since landing the leading roles in London's...