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Dervla Kirwan photo portrait

Dervla Kirwan

For the National:

Dervla Kirwan’s work in theatre includes Aristocrats and Exiles at the National Theatre; A Handful of Stars and Poor Beast in the Rain at the Bush Theatre; An Absolute Turkey at Shakespeare’s Globe; Dangerous Corner at the Garrick Theatre; The Weir and Betrayal at Donmar Warehouse; Mr Foote’s Other Leg at Hampstead Theatre; Macbeth, King Lear and Uncle Vanya at Chichester Festival Theatre; Jesus Hopped the A Train at the Young Vic; Frankie and Johnny at Minerva Theatre, Chichester; Hush at the Royal Court; Fathers and Sons at The Gate Theatre, Dublin; A Little Like Drowning for Druid Company; and The Glass Menagerie at Peacock Theatre, Dublin.

TV includes True Detective, The Reunion, Smother (Nominated for IFTA for Actress in a Leading Role), The Stranger, Silent Witness, Strangers, Strike Back, Krypton, Safe House, The Fuse, The Silence, Agatha Christie’s Marple, Material Girl, Moving On, Law and Order: UK, True Dare Kiss, Doctor Who, Casanova, 55 Degrees North, Hearts and Bones, Happy Birthday Shakespeare, Randall & Hopkirk, Dalziel & Pascoe, Ballykissangel, Goodnight Sweetheart.

Film includes The Keeper, Interlude in Prague, Luna, Silent Hours, Entity, Ondine, Dangerous Parking, School for Seduction, December Brides, With or Without You, Pete’s Meteor.