Amy Hughes

Amy appears in Season 4 of World 2000/Take 5 adventure series VIKINGS created by Michael Hirst for History Channel, currently televised in the US and Canada and soon on RTÉ.

She graduated from the Bow Street Programme for Screen Acting in 2015. She also trained the Gaiety School of Acting’s Performance Theatre Company.

Previous film work includes highly-acclaimed costume drama THE TUDORS directed by Brian Kirk (Showtime) and dark short film, JACOB WRESTLING WITH THE ANGEL, shown in Cannes, 2013. Amy’s theatre work includes playing the iconic role of Lady Macbeth in a touring production of MACBETH and Edinburgh Fringe show, THE END OF THE LINE, which she co-wrote and performed.

Amy will be seen in LEAD US NOT, an independent feature film currently in post-production and due for release in 2017. She appeared opposite Richard Dormer in WE’RE DOOMED! THE DAD’S ARMY STORY, a 60-minute television film retelling the story of Jimmy Perry and David Croft’s long running and very successful BBC comedy series DAD’S ARMY directed by Steve Bendelack, televised on BBC2 during the Christmas Season in 2015.

More recently, she filmed a lead role in KUBRICK BY CANDLELIGHT - a lighthearted love story set behind the scenes of Stanley Kubrick’s Barry Lyndon, written and directed by David O’Reilly for Franco Films.