Barry McEvoy

Barry recently played Mark Anthony in William Shakespeare’s JULIUS CAESAR directed by Robert McNamara for the Scena Theatre in Washington DC. Further Scena credits include leading role Tommy Black in PUBLIC  ENEMY, Finbar in Conor McPherson’s THE WEIR and MISTAKE by Vaclav Havel.

Other stage work includes the U.S Premiere of Harold Pinter’s MOONLIGHT at the Roundabout Theatre with Jason Robards, ON THE WATERFRONT on Broadway, the U.S National tour of THE SISTERS ROSENWEIG and STONES IN HIS POCKETS at the Mark Taper Forum in Los Angeles, A VERY WEIRD MANOR directed by Ian McIlhinney at the Lyric Belfast. He also appeared in ESPRIT DE CORPS in the Washington Theatre Festival, for which he won a Best Actor nomination and played Hadley in the world stage premiere of THE SHAWSHANK REDEMPTION at the Gaiety Theatre, Dublin.

Screen credits include the role of Rush in A&E’s 100 CENTER STREET and Terry in GLORIA for Warner Brothers both directed by Hollywood legend Sidney Lumet and leading role Colm in AN EVERLASTING PIECE directed by renowned visionary Barry Levinson. Further credits include Gore Verbinski’s PIRATE’S OF THE CARIBBEAN ‘DEAD MANS CHEST’, VERONICA GUERIN directed by Joel Schumacher for Touchstone and Oliver Hirschbiegel’s Sundance award-winning FIVE MINUTE OF HEAVEN starring Liam Neeson with Big Fish Films.

More recently, he was seen in CAMELOT directed by Michelle MacLaren for Starz and the role of Chorley alongside Derek Jacobi in historical series TITANIC: BLOOD & STEEL directed by Ciaran Donnelly, showing on Netflix.

As a writer, Barry received a Variety Screenwriter to Watch Award, 2000.