Fionnuala Murphy

Fionnuala’s Abbey Theatre credits include Lydia Languish in THE RIVALS directed by Brian Brady, Katie in BIG MAGGIE directed by Garry Hynes, Theresa in THE ONLY TRUE HISTORY OF LIZZIE FINN, Caroline Cassidy in BY THE BOG OF CATS (dir. Patrick Mason) and Chorus in MEDEA directed by Deborah Warner.

Other theatre work includes the title role in YERMA with Galloglass, Jo in THE MADAME McADAM TRAVELLING THEATRE with Field Day, Theresa in FROM BOTH HIPS with Fishamble, Bridget in TRANSLATIONS at the Royal Lyceum Edinburgh, Tessa in THE LOVES OF CASS MAGUIRE with Druid and Chrysothemis in ELECTRA at Project Arts Centre.

Recent film and television credits include acclaimed political drama CHARLIE directed by Kenny Glennan (Touchpaper UK), romantic comedy A DATE FOR MAD MARY directed by Darren Thornton for Element Pictures (Best Irish Feature Film IFTA 2017) and she was seen in a screen adaptation of John Banville’s Booker Prize winning novel THE SEA directed by Stephen Brown for Samson Films.

She featured in Roddy Doyle comedy films THE SNAPPER and THE VAN directed by Stephen Frears, and played roles in THE CLINICMRS. BROWN’S BOYSAGNES BROWNETHE DAISY CHAIN and ALARM.