David Ryan

David’s screen work includes multi award-winning costume drama THE TUDORS created by Michael Hirst for Showtime, TITANIC: BLOOD & STEEL directed by Ciaran Donnelly (DAP, Italy), VIKINGS directed by Johan Renck (Breaking Bad) for History Channel, 90-minute television movie THE MAN WHO CROSSED HITLER directed by Justin Hardy (BBC), RAW directed by Charlie McCarthy (Octagon), ONCE UPON A TIME IN DUBLIN (October Eleven Pictures), SHADOW DANCER (Element Films/BBC), FAIR CITY (RTÉ) and WHATEVER LOVE MEANS (dir. David Blair), FOYLE’S WAR (dir. Stuart Orme), and ROCK RIVALS (Syd McCartney) all for ITV.

Stage appearances include THE DUMB WAITER, GETTING ATTENTION, DEATH AND THE MAIDEN (Players Theatre), ORANJES, CLOSER (Andrews Lane Studio), THE DESERT OF LOVE (Theatre Space), MEMORANDUM (New Theatre), THE SYCAMORE TREE, CROSS (The Crypt) and STRANGE THINGS HAPPEN ON (Civic Studio).

Shakespeare productions are RICHARD II, A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM, THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST, TWELFTH NIGHT, MACBETH and THE MERCHANT OF VENICE. He appeared as Montano & Duke of Venice in OTHELLO presented by Second Age Theatre Company at The Helix, Dublin.

Short films include THE ARCHITECT (IADT), DEAD MEAT directed by Conor McMahon (3 Way Productions), AUSTIN’S GRAVE, GEORGE and DEAD OF NIGHT directed by Tom Cosgrove.

Recent television appearances include John Logan’s gothic drama PENNY DREADFUL (dir. James Hawes) for Showtime, aired on Sky Atlantic and crime drama LINE OF DUTY 3 written by Jed Mercurio and directed by John Strickland for BBC 2.