Janice Byrne

Janice appears on film in THE CASTLE, directed by Lina Luzyte for Samson Films.

Recent screen credits include THE CURED, directed by David Freyne, which Premiered at Toronto International Film Festival in 2017, INSPEKTOR JURY, by Martha Grimes and DAWN, directed by Robert Stromberg for Hulu. She appeared as Agniezka in RIPPER STREET, directed by Luke Watson for Amazon Prime and the BBC and Nurse Beatrix in PLEBS, directed by Sam Leifer.

Film and television work includes THE CLINIC for Parallel, the recurring role of April Leonard in PRIMEVAL, created by Tim Haines and Adrian Hodges for ITV and UNFOLD, directed by Steven Daly (IADT). AMBER, directed by Thaddeus O’Sullivan and Jacinta in WHISTLEBLOWER, directed by Dermot Boyd for Saffron Pictures (Best Single Drama IFTA 2009). 

Janice appeared on film in ZONAD. She was nominated for Best Actress in a Lead Role in a Film for the role of Jenny Cassidy at the Irish Film and Television Awards in 2010Zonad screened at the Tribeca Film Festival.

Recent theatre credits include Jackie in BEFORE MONSTERS WERE MADE, directed by Ronan Phelan at Project Arts Centre, Louise in NOTEWORTHY at Theatre Upstairs and Sickle in FESTOPIA – PLACES FOR THAT at Theatre 503.

Other stage appearances include Anna in THE LAST DAYS OF A RELUCTANT TYRANT by Tom Murphy and Sarah in Brian Friel’s TRANSLATIONS, directed by Conall Morrison, at the Abbey Theatre. DUBLINERS presented by Corn Exchange as part of the Dublin Theatre Festival 2012, DANCING AT LUGHNASA (Theatre Space), STEAMING at Axis Arts Centre and TOP GIRLS directed by Jason Byrne for Galloglass.