Eleanor O’Brien

Eleanor plays Harmony Collins in Ireland’s favourite soap opera FAIR CITY.

She recently filmed lead role Ash in BREASTFRIENDS, a short film directed by Eleanor Rogers for IADT. The film won Best Irish Short at Gaze Film Festival earlier in 2018.

More recently, she appeared on stage in PLAY ON WORDS as part of the Limerick Fringe Festival 2018 and received the Emerging Artist Award for Limerick Fringe.

Further recent theatre credits include ÍOCFAIDH MUID! (CAN’T PAY! WON’T PAY!) directed by Bríd Ó Gallchoir, presented by Aisling Ghéar as part of the Belfast International Arts Festival 2017 and Collins in PLAY ON WORDS by Niall Carmody at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2017, receiving a 4 star review from The Scotsman.

Previous theatre work includes CHICKABEE, STARLIGHT EXPRESS, LES MISÉRABLES, CLOSER, DISCO PIGS, THE VEIL, BEAUTY & THE BEAST and CATS.

Previous screen credits includes A DIFFERENT KIND OF DAY, a short film directed by Maria Doyle, premiered at the Galway Film Fleadh 2017 and THE CLOCKMAKER’S DREAM (Best Irish Short: Fastnet film Festival 2016/ Cannes, WINNER Animation Day 2016) directed by Cashell Horgan for Made Image.