Paul Kennedy

Paul is filming the role of Lord Jasper ‘Ironrod’ Wylde in HOUSE OF THE DRAGON for HBO.

Recent television work includes CLEAN SWEEP on RTÉ and MISS SCARLET & THE DUKE on ITV.

He played Professor Carl Simmons opposite Jane Seymour in HARRY WILD on Acorn TV. Other recent appearances include RENEGADES by Tom Jolliffe and Jonathan Sothcott, THREE FAMILIES, directed by Alex Kalymnios, and MANDRAKE, directed by Lynne Davison for Village Films.

Recent credits include OUTLANDER, directed by Stephen Wolfenden for Leftbank Pictures, MARCELLA, directed by Gilles Bannier for ITV, and KRYPTON, directed by Marc Roskin for Warner Horizon. DEATH AND NIGHTINGALES, directed by Alan Cubitt, THE WOMAN IN WHITE, by Wilkie Collins; and COME HOME, directed by Andrea Harkin, all for the BBC.

Previous screen work includes NO OFFENCE, directed by Catherine Morshead for Channel 4, “Treadaway” in THE FRANKENSTEIN CHRONICLES – Series 2, directed by Alex Gabassi for ITV Encore; Stephen Jennings in THE FALL, created by Allan Cubitt for BBC and Artists Studio, THE SECRET directed by Nick Murphy for ITV, GAME OF THRONES created by D.B. Weiss and George R.R. Martin for HBO, TV movie SAVING THE TITANIC (Tile Films), RIPPER STREET directed by Andy Wilson (Element & Tiger Aspect), LINE OF DUTY 3 (BBC) and Pat Jennings in SHOOTING FOR SOCRATES for New Black Films.

Other credits include ENDGAME (Silver Films), MURDER (Stirling), OMAGH (Tiger Aspect), GIVE MY HEAD PEACE: CHRISTMAS SPECIAL (BBC NI), FIFTY DEAD MEN WALKING (Running Man Productions), AIKEN – GUNMAN AND STATESMAN (Mint Productions), TEETHGRINDER (BBC), FIVE MINUTES OF HEAVEN (BIG FISH FILMS), OCCUPATION (BBC), CHERRYBOMB (Generator Films), BEST: HIS MOTHER’S SON (BBC), GHOST MACHINE (Generator), DAVY JONES (Deviate), CUP CAKE (4×4), L.O.L (BBC), JUMP (HotShot Films), WODEHOUSE IN EXILE (BBC), 6 DEGREES (Stirling), TO LOSE CONTROL (Scattered Images), PRESBYTERIANS (Below the Radar), MADE IN BELFAST (KGB Screen), THE WIPERS TIMES (BBC Films), DANI’S CASTLE (The Foundation TV), 71 (Run 71), MAGPIE (The Fyzz Facility), HALO: NIGHTFALL (Microsoft Studios), MILLIE INBETWEEN (BBC) and A PATCH OF FOG (The Fyzz Facility).

Recent theatre credits include CONTINUITY by Gerry Moynihan, performed at the Finborough Theatre, London and Nat McIIwaine in the acclaimed Abbey Theatre/Headlong co-production of Frank McGuinness’ OBSERVE THE SONS OF ULSTER MARCHING TOWARDS THE SOMME, directed by Jeremy Herrin and Howard Davies.

Additional stage appearances include RE-ENERGISE, directed by Conall Morrison, MACBETH directed by Lynne Parker at The Lyric, Belfast, RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARCTITANSCARNIVAL, and THIS IS WHAT WE SANG all for Kabosh, SCARBOROUGH, directed by Emma Jordan (Prime Cut), THE CHRISTENING (Rawlife), THE SESSION (Dubbeljoint), DIARY OF A HUNGER STRIKE (Aisling Ghear), TOIL AND TROUBLE (Lyric 24 Hour Plays), AS YOU LIKE IT (Jigsaw Theatre), THE WAITING LIST (Jigsaw Theatre), CATHERINE MEDBH (The Miniaturists), THAT WOMAN ATRATHARD (Centre Stage), PLANET BELFAST (Tinderbox). HEROES WITH THEIR HANDS IN THE AIR, RAT IN THE SKULL and FLIGHT, all for Derry Playhouse.