Olga Wehrly

Olga was most recently seen as Eve O’Melia in series one of RTE’s acclaimed courtroom drama STRIKING OUT directed by Lisa James-Larsson for Blinder Films.

Recent screen credits include Mary Heaney in bi-lingual feature SONG OF GRANITE (Best Cinematography in an Irish Feature Galway Film Fleadh 2017) written and directed by Pat Collins for Roads Entertainment. WITHOUT NAME directed by Lorcan Finnegan (Lovely Pictures), premiered at the Toronto Film Festival in 2016,  FIR BOLG produced by Dearg Films 2 for TG4, TV Mini-Series ÉIRÍ AMACH AMÚ directed by Ruan Magan for Tile Films, PENNY DREADFUL directed by Damon Thomas for Showtime and VIKINGS directed by Ben Bolt for Take 5/World 2000 for History.

Previous film and television work includes several episodes of acclaimed medical drama THE CLINIC with Parallel, RAW directed by David Caffery for Octagon, THIS IS NIGHTLIVE (RTÉ), RÁSAÍ NA GAILLIMH directed Robert Quinn (Great Western Films), 1916 SEACHTAR DEARMADTA directed by Daithai Keane (Abu Media) and three seasons of THE MARIO ROSENSTOCK SHOW (Caboom Productions)

Film roles include Colette in Marina De Vann’s horror DARK TOUCH (Element Pictures), Nurse Worsey in DEATH OF A SUPERHERO directed by Ian Fitzgibbon (Grand Pictures) and Victoria Grant in SPEED DATING with System 48. She played a lead role in the short film THE CRUSH which was nominated for an Academy Award in 2010.

Theatre includes playing the title role in Enda Walsh’s PENELOPE for Druid; Rosa in Zinnie Harris’ THE WHEEL for the National Theatre of Scotland; Emilia in OTHELLO, and Lady Macduff in MACBETH (Second Age); Woman in HELTER SKELTER, and Cristina in RED LIGHT WINTER (Purpleheart).