Chris McHallem

Chris recently wrapped on several projects; NORMAL PEOPLE directed by Lenny Abrahamson for Element Pictures, romantic comedy FOREVER IN MY HEART directed by Stephen R. Monroe for Hallmark and GREEN KNIGHT directed by David Lowery for A24 Films and Ley Line Entertainment.

Recent credits include SWEETNESS IN THE BELLY directed by Zeresenay Mehari for Parallel Films, CITIZEN LANE directed by Thaddeus O’Sullivan for Mammoth Films, DUBLIN MURDERS directed by John Hayes and the role of Albert Saunders in war of Independence mini-series RESISTANCE directed by Catherine Morshead for Element Pictures.

Previous screen credits include the role of Ealdorman in several episodes of Michael Hirst’s adventure drama VIKINGS for World 2000/Take 5 Productions, STRIKING OUT directed by Lisa James Larsson for Blinder Films, CHARLIE directed by Charlie McCarthy (Element Pictures), PENNY DREADFUL (Showtime), FRANK directed by Lenny Abrahamson (Element Pictures), STAY directed by Wiebke Von Carolsfeld, LIFE OF CRIME directed by Jim Loach (Octogon Films), LOVING MISS HATTO directed by Aisling Walsh (BBC), TITANIC: BLOOD & STEEL directed by Ciaran Donnelly and THE TUDORS for Showtime.

Further film and television appearances include ROCK RIVALS directed by Syd McCarthy for Shed Productions, MY BOY JACK directed by Brian Kirk (ITV), DAMAGE (Subotica), INSPECTOR GEORGE GENTLY directed by Euros Lyn for the BBC, Mr. Curtis in BECOMING JANE directed by Julian Jarrold (Ecosse Films), MURPHY’S LAW (BBC), Griet’s Father in GIRL WITH THE PEARL EARRING directed by Peter Webber, THE MYSTERY OF MEN (BBC), FERGUS’S WEDDING and PATHS TO FREEDOM directed by Ian Fitzgibbon for Grand Pictures, WHEN BRENDAN MET TRUDY directed by Kieron J. Walsh, ST.IVES directed by Harry Hook, COOGAN’S RUN (BBC), THE BILL (Thames TV), HEARTBEAT directed by Terry Marcel (Yorkshire TV) and the role of Rod in 85 episodes of classic British soap EASTENDERS for the BBC.

Abbey Theatre appearances include BURIAL AT THEBES and THE CRUCIBLE directed by Patrick Mason, THE WILD DUCK directed by Laszlo Martin, Captain Lancey in TRANSLATIONS directed by Ben Barnes, MAKING HISTORY directed by Brian Brady, BIG LOVE directed by Selina Cartmell and the role of Agamemnon in IPHIGENIA AT AULIS by Euripides, directed by Katie Mitchell.

Further stage credits include NORA directed by Annie Ryan (Corn Exchange), STRUTTING AND FRETTING directed by Michael James Ford, THE TEMPEST directed by Deborah Paige (Salisbury Playhouse), MACBETH directed by Steve Unwin, THE CHESTER MYSTERY CYCLE directed by Mark Dornford May (London Theatre Ensemble), A CLOCKWORK ORANGE directed by Ron Daniels (Royal Shakespeare Company), MEASURE FOR MEASURE and CAN’T PAY? WON’T PAY? directed by Lawrence Boswell (Pocket Theatre), Edgar in KING LEAR (Crucible Theatre), A DOLL’S HOUSE directed by Prolly Irvin and POESHOW at Bewley’s Café Theatre.