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Neil Heaney

Neil
Heaney

Height: 165cm

Hair Colour: Brown

Eye Colour: Blue

Age: 30

bio

Experience

Neil has many years of experience in the  arts industry both in film and theatre.

Neil spent his time studying in Belfast on the HND Performing Arts course and in Newry beforehand studying a BTEC in performing arts receiving grades of three Distinctions in both courses. 

He has participated in many Theatre Productions with ‘Spanner in the Works’ including ‘Deception’, ‘Banjaxed’ and Overload’ to name a few

Credits

2022, ‘Taxi Jo’s Road To Hell’ – Web Series, Role of Charlie, Dir: Gino Lynch.

2021, ‘The Reavey Brothers’ – Short Film, Role of William Graham, Dir: John Reavey. 

2021, ‘Broken Journeys’ – Film, Dir: Brian Dick.

2019, ‘Obey’ – Music Video, Dir: Alan Dunne 

2017, ‘Hughes’ – Commercial, Afromic Productions’

Skills

Accents & Dialects: (* = native) Irish northern*, Belfast, Dublin, Kerry, Liverpool, Cockney, Geordie, RP, American- New York.

Skills: Singing, Pop, Tenor – Baritone. Sports – Golf, Pool, Running, Athletics, Darts, Football, Gaelic Football, Running-Marathon, Snooker. 

Full Drivers Licence. 

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Casey-Jade Campbell

Casey-Jade
Campbell

Height: 165cm

Hair Colour: Blonde

Eye Colour: Grey/Green

Age: 25

bio

Experience

Casey-Jade has performed in many theatre productions in the roles of both performing and creating performance.

Following her passion for the arts she moved to Liverpool where she studied at Edgehill University and achieved 1st class honours degree in Performing Arts.

Credits

2021, ‘Speak of the Devil’ Role of Sarah – EWTN Ireland, Dir: Campbell Millar 

Skills

Accents & Dialects: (* = native) 

Skills:

Prosthetic SFX makeup, mask performance/ commedia dell’arte, singing (general), dance, writing/creating performance, tin whistle player, leading drama workshops.

Training

Bachelor of Arts honours degree in Performing Arts.

Louise Kiely- screen acting and casting intensive.

Dublin central school of acting- advanced acting for camera.

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Chris McIlvenny

Chris
McIlvenny

Height: 180cm

Hair Colour: Brown

Eye Colour: Blue

Age: 26

bio

Experience

Chris trained at The Arden School of Theatre and is currently based in London and Manchester. 

His recent theatre credits include: Davey in Philip Ridley’s ‘Vincent River’ in Liverpool Playhouse and the TIE tour of Italy.

Skills

Accents & Dialects: (* = native) Belfast*, American – Standard, Cork, Dublin, Heightened RP, Irish-Northern, Irish-Southern, Londonderry.

Skills: Singing – Bass. Alexander Technique, Bartender, Company Stage Manager, Improvisation, Podcaster, Writer, Comedy, Mask, Meisner Technique, Musical Theatre, Radio Drama, Voice Acting, Voice Over. Sports – Boxing, Darts, Football, Gaelic Football, Golf, Pool, Skiing, Snooker, Swimming

Training

Arden School of Theatre, Acting for Live and Recorded Media, 3 years, 2016-2019

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Dan Leith

Dan
Leith

Height: 173cm

Hair Colour: Dirty Fair

Eye Colour:

Age: 36

Credits

Radio, Tv & Film

2021, ‘Belfast 1912’ Role of Charles Walker, Dir: Dominic O’Neill

2019, ‘Soft Border Patrol’ Role of George – The Comedy Unit, BBC NI, Dir: Iain Davidson

2017, ‘Not One Returns To Tell’ Role of Kenneth Barton – Wireless Mystery Theatre/BBC Radio Ulster, Dir: Reggie Chamberlain King

2017, ‘Curse of the Vape-ire Role of The Vape-ire – Extra Family Productions, Dir: Laurence Doherty 

2017, ‘Case 210’ Role of Brian Conway – Foot of the Day Productions, Dir: Emmet McMullan

Theatre

2021, Role of Dan – ‘My Smile Has Fallen Down’ –  Anna Newell Theatre Adven-tures, Dir: Anna Newell 

2021, Role of Mark – ‘Tragik Plastik’ – Tinderbox Theatre Company, Dir: Patrick J O’Reilly

2020, Baby Daddy – ‘Baby Daddy’ – Replay Theatre Company, Dir: Janice Kernoghan 

2019, Role of John Cashey – ‘Belfast 1919’ – Tinderbox/ Manifesto Poetico, Dir: Carlos Garcia Estevez & Paige Allerton 

2018-19, Role of Dream Master – ‘Dream A Little Dream’ – Place to Wonder, Dir: Samantha Porciello

2019 Edward Carson/ Multi-rolling – ‘The Trials of Oscar Wilde’ – Centre Stage, Dir: Colin Carnegie 

2018, Role of Jay, ‘Date Show After Dark’ – Three’s Company, Dir: Colm Doran 

2018, Role of Hubert, ‘Hubert and The Yes Sock’ – Tinderbox Theatre Company, Dir: Patrick J O’Reilly 

2018, Role of Eddie Velour/ The Raven – ‘The Date Show’ – Three’s Company Dir: Anna Lecky 

2017 – 2018, Role of Dan – ‘Woofle’ – Replay Theatre Company – Dir :Janice Kernoghan 

2016-2018, Role of Rod – ‘The Jazzabelles’ – Dir: Nick Boyle & Neil Keery 

2014, Role of The Boy – ‘A Boy & His Box’ Replay Theatre Company, Dir: Anna Newell

Skills

Accents & Dialects: (* = native) Northern Irish – Belfast*, RP, Dublin, Various American 

Skills: Strong singer, plays guitar, piano and ukulele

Training

2004-2007 Queens University Belfast: BA Hons Joint English & Film

2007-2008 Queens University Belast MA Creative Writing 

2009-2011 The Lyric Drama Studio

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Nicola Hinds

Nicola
Hinds

Height: 162cm

Hair Colour: Light Brown/Blonde

Eye Colour: Hazel

Age: 64

Playing Age: 60-70 Years

bio

Experience

Nicola is a trained Nurse, Midwife and Barrister at Law. 

She has always had a passion for acting and is a former member of both The Lyric Drama Studio and Armagh Theatre Group. 

Credits

Skills

Accents & Dialects: (* = native) *Northern Irish, Fluent French Speaker 

Skills & Interests: Horse-riding, Snow Skiing, Classical piano, Swimming, Rock climbing, Abseiling Ballroom dancing and yoga.  Overseas humanitarian disaster relief worker.

*Holds Full Drivers Licence  

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Annie McCarroll

Annie
McCarroll

Height: 160cm

Hair Colour: Auburn

Eye Colour: Hazel

Age: 31

Playing Age: Late 20's - Mid 30's

Credits

Film & Tv

2015, ‘Mother and Father’ – Feature Film, Role, Women at bar – Bowerbird Pictures, Dir: Mariah Garnett 

2015, ‘Property of the State’ – Feature Film, Role of Angry Mum – Shackelton Barracks, Dir: Terrence Ryan, Kit Ryan 

2015, ‘Love Bites’ – Short Film, Role of Claire – NI Screen, Dir: Philip Henry 

Theatre

2018, ‘Peter Pan’ Role of Wendy, Pantomime – Millenium Forum Productions, Dir: Jonathan Burgees 

2017, ‘Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs’ Role of Wicked Queen Narcissia – Mr Hullabaloo Productions, Dir: Ian Kells 

2014, ‘Elegies for Angels, Puns and Raging Queens’ – Musical, Role of Jane – PPA Company, Dir: Chrissie Cartwright 

2013, ‘Santa Claus The Musical’ Role of ensemble/ US Miss Drift – Paul Holman Associates, Dir: Alan Cohen (Pavillion Theatre, Worthing) 

2012, ‘West End Men’ Role of Esemble/Backing Vocals – PPP Company Singers, Dir: Mitch Sebastian 

Skills

Accents & Dialects: (* = native) *Irish-Northern, American-Standard, Belfast, RP.

Skills: Aerobics, Contemporary Dance, Contemporary Singing, Hip Hop Dance, Jazz Dancing, Lyric mezzo-soprano, Street Dance, Tap, Zumba. Performance –  Actor-Singer, Musical Theatre. Sports – Body Combat, Cycling, Swimming, Tennis, Weight Training.

 

Training

Bow Street Film Academy, Dublin, Acting for Screen Short Intensive Course

The PPA Academy – Guildford, PPA Professional Diploma in Musical Theatre, 3 years, 2011-2014

Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts, Professional Foundation Course in Musical Theatre, 1 year, 2010

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Neil Keegan

Neil
Keegan

Height: 180cm

Hair Colour: Bald/Grey

Eye Colour: Blue

Age: 41

bio

Experience

Neil is an extremely natural and versatile actor.

He began his comedy journey in February 2020 just before the pandemic – some scientists say these 2 incidents are connected. Pre pandemic ‘Keego’ was gigging all over Dublin and the surrounding counties, during the pandemic, he gigs from every room in his house via the magic of the internet.

Neil is an adaptable and committed performer and is interested in experiencing all aspects of the industry. 

Skills

Accents & Dialects: (* = native) *Dublin, Northern Irish

Skills: Actor, Musician – Guitar, Drums and Piano. Singer, Adler Technique, Comedy, Comedy Improv, Outdoor Performances, Stand-up Comic, Voice Acting, Archery, Badminton, Body Combat, Boxing, Golf, Kick Boxing, Muay Thai, Rugby, Stage Combat, Wrestling (professional)

Full Drivers License. 

Training

Gaeity School of Acting – Advanced acting for camera

Stella Adler Academy of Acting and Theatre (LA) – Adler Technique 2 & Improvisation to screen

Irish Film Actors Studio – Foundation acting for camera

Irish Film Actors Studio – Advanced script analysis and auditioning

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Fearghal Geraghty

Fearghal
Geraghty

Height: 174cm

Hair Colour: Brown

Eye Colour: Blue

Age: 31

Playing Age: 25-35 years

bio

Credits

2018, ‘My Son & I’ – Short Film, Role of Paul Owens – Paradise Creations, Dir: Kevin John McCorry 

2000, ‘When The Sky Falls’ – Feature Film, Role of Colum Hamilton – 2oth Century Fox, Dir:John Mackenzie

1999, ‘The Aristocrats’ – Television, Role of young Charles James Fox – BBC, Dir: David Caffrey

Skills

Accents & Dialects: (* = native) *Dublin, English – RP, General American, New York, Southern American, Scottish, Northern Irish, Upper Class London, Hackney. 

Skills: Baritone, Drums-Djembe, Drums-Jazz, Drums-Military Snare, Tenor Baritone

Other Skills: Barista (experienced), Chef (professional), Digital Marketing, Director, Juggling, Sound Designer, Sound Engineer/Technician (experienced)
 

Training

HECTA – Music Production and Sound Design

1 Year Full-Time in the Bow Street Screen Acting Academy

Stanislavski Technique with Elizabeth Moynihan

Acting for Camera with the Gaiety School of Acting

Acting for Camera with Filmbase

4 years in the Dublin Youth Theatre

Acting Showreel

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Maryann Maguire

Maryann
Maguire

Height: 161cm

Hair Colour: Red/Auburn

Eye Colour: Brown

Age: 26

Playing Age: 16-25 Years

bio

Experience

Maryann has extensive Theatre experience both on and off set. She has performed in many professional theatres across the North of Ireland including: Lyric Theatre, MAC Theatre and Southbank Theatre to name a few. 

She enjoyed her experience working in Stage Management with Prime Cut Productions and believes that it has developed her knowledge of the industry. 

Short Films

2020, ‘Batman, Aftermath’ (TBC – Golden Arrow Media dir. Jack Dunlop) Role of Barbara Gordon

2019, ‘The Writer’ – Belfast Metropolitan College/Royal Television Society Dir: Dylan Hagan –  Role of  Role of Scarlet

 

Voice Over

Audio Play: Fish and Chips (TBC – Trysts Podcast dir. Anna Conway) – COD

2021, Podcast: Titanic’s Last Voyage: Day Five  – Single Malt History with Gareth Russell – Gladys Cherry 

Web series

2019-2020, Infected Series 2 – TMMProductions Dir: Thomas McQuillan – Role of Clare

Commercial

2020, SIXT Car Rental & Lough Neagh Tour  – Dir: The Hunter Bros ‘Adventures with SIXT’

2020, Stokers Halt – Dir. The Hunter Bros-  ‘Uplifting Spirits: Limited Edition Gin’

Skills

Accents & Dialects: (* = native) Northern Irish*, Southern Irish, RP (Standard & Heightened), Liverpool, American (Standard, New York & Southern), Yorkshire, Cockney, Scottish (Standard), German

Other Skills: Full UK Driving License, Accents, Singing (Lyrical Mezzo-Soprano with Belt), Stage Combat (basic), Improv, Archery (Archery GB membership), Horse Riding, Barista and Waitressing experience.

Training

Lyric Theatre School (2012-2014)

Improv with Dave Razowsky (2015)

BA Hons Drama at Queens University, Belfast (Class of 2017 – 2:1) 

Lyric Theatre Drama Studio (Class of 2017-2018) 

Acting & Voice with Donna Soto-Morettini (2018)

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Linda Hutchinson

Linda
Hutchinson

Height: 168cm

Hair Colour: Grey

Eye Colour: Blue

Age: 62

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Experience

Linda gained her experience performing in various extra/supporting artist work through Extras NI.

She also made many TV appearances as spokesperson for NI Housing Executive and Work Life Balance NI – Newsline, UTV News, Radio Ulster.

Linda has extensive stage experience in various roles at theatres across the North of Ireland including the MAC, South Bank Playhouse, Brian Friel Theatre QFT and Belvoir Theatre.

Credits

Nov 2017, ‘Angelina & Charlize’ – Short Film, NI Screen Funded Directed by Paula Clamp. Role of Mae (the taller one) 

2018,  ‘Sally’ by Kullas media. The title role of Sally in One-Take film selected for screening at the Florida Single-Take Film Challenge 

Advertising Campaign, Mother in Radius Connect 24 Online advert

Skills

Accents & Dialects: (* = native) Various Northern Irish, *Derry, Neutral Northern Irish, New York, English, Scottish.

Other Skills:

Acting, Presenting, Voice overs, Narration, Sight reading, Comedy and dramatic improvisation. Regular hill walker, touring cyclist, photographer and experienced yoga practitioner. Clean Full driving Licence, Access NI Certified

Training

Rosie Pelan’s Drama Class, Crescent Arts

Rosie Pelan’s Comedy Improvisation, Crescent Arts

Lyric Workshop 2013, Accents and Dialects Workshop (RP and American)

Lyric Workshop Voice and text with Michael Corbidge 26 Nov 2017

Diploma in Training Management – worked as training consultant for presentation skills, leadership skills, personal safety and assertiveness.