Patrick O'Kane

Patrick O'Kane

Training/Education
Patrick O'Kane trained at the Central School of Speech and Drama

Theatre
Productions at the National: Scenes from the Big Picture, Closing Time, Playboy of the Western World, Peer Gynt and Romeo and Juliet
At the RSC: God in Ruins, and the title role in Macbeth
In London's West End: War Horse, Popcorn
Other work in theatre: Cold Comfort, Whistle in the Dark, Shoot the Crow, Miss Julie, Absurd Person Singular, Julius Caesar, Donny Boy, the title role in Hamlet, Medea, The House, As the Beast Sleeps (Best Supporting Actor, Irish Times Theatre Awards), Observe the Sons of Ulster Marching Towards the Somme, The Plough and the Stars, Insignificance, Trust, The Strip, The Postman Always Rings Twice, Macbeth, Ashes to Ashes, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Volunteers, Popcorn, Double Indemnity, The Life of Stuff, The Grapes of Wrath, Blood Wedding, Sweet Bird of Youth, Edward II, Lulu, 1953, Playboy of the Western World

TV
Holby Blue, Wire in the Blood, Five Days, We Waste What We've Got, Waking the Dead, Gunpowder, Treason and Plot, Holy Cross, The Wayfarer, Any Time Now, In Deep, EastEnders, As the Beast Sleeps, Liverpool One, A Rap at the Door, In the Red, Safe and Sound, Pie in the Sky, Rides, Fair City, A Safe House

Film
Exorcist , The Beginnings, Charlotte's Red, Stealing Rembrandt, Octane, Through the Sky Falls, Sunset Heights, The Paris Express, Perkins' 14

Patrick O'Kane is Artistic Associate of Prime Cut Productions, and a NESTA Fellow

(published March 2009)

Photo by Richard Bailey