Fionna Hewitt-Twamley

Fionna plays Myra McLaughlin to critical acclaim in one-woman show MYRA’s STORY directed by Michael Scott for the Millennium Forum, Derry. The show performs in venues across Northern Ireland.

She appears as Aoife in Sophie Petzal’s brand new drama/psychological thriller BLOOD directed by Lisa Mulcahy for Element Pictures, currently airing on Virgin 3.

Recent film credits include Dublin crime/drama CARDBOARD GANGSTERS directed by Mark O’Connor, for which she was nominated Best Supporting Actress in a Feature Film IFTA 2018 for her performance as Angela Connolly. She was also seen as as Denise in comedy feature DAMO & IVOR: THE MOVIE directed by Rob and Ronan Burke for Parallel/Blue Ink Films.

Previous screen credits include Philomena in RTÉ’s acclaimed political drama CHARLIE directed by Kenny Glenaan for Element Pictures/Touchpaper UK, the role of Nelly in A DANGEROUS FORTUNE written by Ken Folett for ZDF Germany, TV3′s gritty Police drama RED ROCK, TV mini-series CLEAN BREAK directed by Gillies MacKinnon and Damien O’Donnell (Octagon), Victorian crime series RIPPER STREET 4 directed by Daniel Nettheim for the BBC and Amazon Prime and more recently independent horror feature RED ROOM written and directed by Stephen Gaffney.

Stage appearances include  JUNO AND THE PAYCOCK directed by Mark O’Rowe at the Gate theatre and INHABITANCE directed by Ronan Phelan for Glass Doll Productions at Project Cube.