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Ava Young

Ava
Young

Height: 145cm

Hair Colour: Brown

Eye Colour: Blue

Playing Age: 9-13 Years

Bio

Ava attends the Shelley Lowry school studying acting for film and TV.  
 
Ava loves acting, dancing and singing.  She is a member of her school chamber choir and recently sang in peace proms in the SSE arena. 
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Shea McDonnell

Shea
McDonnell

Height: 127cm

Hair Colour: Dirty Fair

Eye Colour: Brown

Playing Age: 9-13 Years

Bio

Shea McDonnell is a young Belfast actor. He is an enthusiastic, intelligent young man who loves all things entertainment.
 

Shea attends The Shelley Lowry studying Acting for Film and Tv. 

Shea was cast in the role of ‘Younger Boy’ in the Northern Ireland Scree feature ‘Housejacker’ directed by Rian Lennon. 

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Olivia McCullough

Olivia
McCullough

Height: 167cm

Hair Colour:Brown

Eye Colour: Blue

Playing Age: 11-15 Years

Bio

Olivia is a Belfast based actor with experience in both theatre and tv. 

Her credits include:

‘Featured role in ‘Amazing Moments, Visit England’ A tourism advertisement – Uk wide TV and internet campaign.

‘2021 contestant on CBBC show, ‘The Dog ate my homework’.

‘Food Fest NI, as part of the featured family investigating ‘Shrinkflation’.’

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Judah McKee

Judah
McKee

Height: 167cm

Hair Colour: Brown

Eye Colour: Blue

Playing Age: 14-17

bio

Experience

Judah attends Acting for Film/Tv classes with Shelley Lowry. 

He has appeared in an educational promo for the launch of ‘Safer Schools App’

Judah also trains in Music Theatre and has completed his qualifications with Trinity College London. 

Judah played the lead role in the British Youth Music Theatres production of ‘Breadboy’ in the Lyric theatre in July 2022. 

Skills

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

Skills: Singing, Dancing, Acting, Performing, Screen

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Charlie McCourt

Charlie
McCourt

Height: 167cm

Hair Colour: Brown

Eye Colour: Blue

Age: 15

Experience

Charlie attends Shelley Lowry for Acting for Film/Tv training. 

He has participated in many Theatre Productions featuring as featured roles in professional theatres across Northern Ireland. 

Skills

Accents & Dialects: (* = native) Northern Irish*, Southern Irish, English, American.

Skills: Singing

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Michael Hughes

Michael
Hughes

Height: 167cm

Hair Colour: Dark Blonde

Eye Colour: Blue

Age: 13

Experience

Michael attends Acting for Film and Tv classes at The Shelley Lowry School. 

Skills

Accents & Dialects: (* = native) Northern Irish*, Southern Irish, British, Scottish, American, Australian

Skills: Singing, Dancing, Acting, Performing.

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Conor Powell

Conor
Powell

Height: 160cm

Hair Colour: Brown

Eye Colour: Blue

Age: 15

Experience

Attends the Shelley Lowry School – studying Acting For Film & TV; Newry Youth Performing Arts – studying Speech and Drama and Flynn Performing Arts studying classical singing, musical theatre and piano.

Conor is a Member of The National Youth Choir of Northern Ireland.

He has participated in many theatre productions and shows across Northern Ireland. Performed at a number of entertainment events for Peter Corry Productions.

 Conor has attended a number of auditions for Carla Stronge Casting. 

Skills

Accents & Dialects: (* = native)*Northern Irish, Irish, English – Standard, American – General

Skills: Singer – Classical and Musical Theatre. Plays piano and keyboard.

 

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Zara Whelan

Zara
Whelan

Height: 161cm

Hair Colour: Brown & Blonde

Eye Colour: Blue

Age: 16

Bio

Zara currently trains at the Shelley Lowry School studying Acting for Film and Tv. She has attended many casting workshops with Mary-Ellen O’Hara and Barry Coyle to name a few. 

Zara enjoys travelling, painting and socialising. She practices her craft by researching audition techniques, reading and performing scripts. 

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Meghan McSorley

Meghan
McSorley

Height: 153cm

Hair Colour: Brown

Eye Colour: Blue

Age: 15

Bio

Meghan has performed in many theatres and settings across Northern Ireland; The Grand Opera House, The Waterfront Hall, Belvoir Players, SSE Arena, Theatre at the Mill, Stranmillis Theatre, The Ulster Hall, St. Anne’s Cathedral and The Mac Theatre.

Meghan has played many leading roles such as A Ronette (Little Shop of Horrors), Truly Scrumptious (Chitty), Dodger (Oliver), Matilda (Matilda), Brigitta (Sound of Music), King Julian (Madagascar) and Peter Pan (Peter Pan). Last May, she sang a solo from ‘The Little Mermaid’, in Birmingham ICC, whilst attending a competition with MTI Europe.

In August 2022, Meghan also completed filming for an educational project ‘Invisible Traffick’. This resource is to be distributed to Primary schools across Northern Ireland within the next year. 

‘Trapped’, Educational video, 2021/2022, role of Caitlyn. Dir: Chloe Higginson’

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Niamh Dornan

Niamh
Dornan

Height: 137cm

Hair Colour: Light Brown

Eye Colour: Blue

Age: 14

Experience

Niamh attends Acting for Film and TV classes with Shelley Lowry. 

Niamh has had many on screen experiences featuring as lead roles in short films, documentaries and well feature films. 

Credits

‘Here Before’ Psychological Thriller – Featured Role, Dir: Stacey Greg

Short Film, Undisclosed Title 

Documentary, Paul Stafford 

Skills

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

Skills: Ballet, Singing, Modelling