Eilís is a Laois-born actress, based in Dublin. Having been involved in youth theatre from a young age she went on to train at the Gaiety School of Acting, 2 Year Full Time Professional Actor Training, graduating in 2014 and recently completed Bow Street's 6 month part-time Screen Acting course.
Other training includes Theatre Lovett's Playing for Your Audience.
Theatre credits include Tales From The Woods (Theatre Upstairs), Bastet (Smock Alley), Out of Print (Theatre Upstairs) and Dirty Laundry (Smock Alley). Short film credits include Peer Pressure (Welcome Home Pictures, Viko Nikci) and Do It Now (Viko Nikci). She played a supporting role in feature film, Dan Casey (Little Lake Entertainment).
Eilís is a fluent Irish speaker with a BA in Irish from Maynooth University. Irish language theatre credits include Fáilte Go Gaeilgeland, which played a number of festivals last year and will return for a short Gaeltacht-based tour later this year, and Smidiríní (Mumbro Top).
She is a content contributer to BBC Gaeilge's #faduda vlog.
Eilís is a traditional fiddle player. She has IDCA certification in Unarmed Combat and Rapier and Dagger Combat. She also trains in aerial hoop at an intermediate level
Cathy is a screen, stage and voice actor based, and native to, Dublin, Ireland.
She holds a Bachelor in Arts (B.A.) in Drama & Theatre Studies (Single Honor), 2.1, Samuel Beckett Centre, Trinity College Dublin.
She also trained at the Gaiety School of Acting and is currently a member of their Performance Theatre Company 2017-8. Recent credits include roles in upcoming short and feature films as well as a number of radio ads.
She has recently completed work on both DRAMA, a mockumentary-style pilot for television and Shakespeare’s KING JOHN, which was staged in Dublin in July 2018.
Elise has been working in the professional field as a full-time performer and has been represented in Ireland & the UK. As a highly acclaimed actor, dancer and singer, Elise is currently in pre-production with Maccala Teo TG4’s Arracht and plays ‘Katy’.
Educated in Drama & English with a BA Honours Degree in the University of Dublin (UCD) and attended the Abbey School of Acting under the direction of Kathleen Warner Yeates. Elise is not one-sided - she became founder and managing partner of The Performance Lounge - one of Ireland’s leading entertainment agencies.
Recently has featured credits in TG4's Grace Harte, RTÉ’s Republic of Telly, BBC’s Ripper Street & RTÉ's Fair City. Commercial Credits feature Elise in the Centra Live Well TVC, FIFA World CUP Pringles TVC and Wella Hair TVC.
Elise loves accents and keeps fit with commercial & stiletto heel classes. A fun fact about Elise is that she was once part of an all female 5 piece jazz band!
Derek began training at the Gaiety School of Acting, constantly taking part in workshops with industry professionals.
His most recent credits include the role of 'Abu Al Jabar' in the upcoming Crime TV Series COLD COURAGE based on the book by Finnish writer, Pekka Hiltunen. Previous credit includes Sci-fi TV Series, NIGHTFLYERS based on the novella written by George R.R Martin. 'Fr. Okocha' in (IFB) Short film "HONEST" directed by Matthew Roche and screened at the Galway Film Fleadh in July 2018. "Crooks" in John Steinbeck's renowned play "OF MICE AND MEN" directed by Kate Canning at the Mill Theatre, Dundrum in association with Balally Players, Ireland.
Besides acting, Derek considers writing as his second passion. In 2017, he wrote and directed his first short film “SINK” starring David Sheahan and David Bezin. SINK won a Spotlight Award at the Elevation Indie Films Festival 2017 and was officially selected for the 9th Underground Short Film Awards in 2018. He also produced a Short film "MOTHERS" written and directed by Fiona Byrnes in 2017.
Derek is based in Dublin and currently studying his Masters in Screenwriting for Film & Television at Dún Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design, and Technology (IADT).
Abdul Alshareef is a Dublin based actor who trained in The Bow Street Academy for Screen Acting and The Momentum Acting Studio for The Meisner Technique.
He plays the recurring role of ‘MO’ in the crime drama “TAKEN DOWN” which is produced by the creators of LOVE/HATE and is directed by David Caffrey. He also co-starred in the anticipated sci-fi thriller “NIGHTFLYERS" based on George R.R Martin’s work airing later this year on SyFy and Netflix.
Abdul’s work also includes a number of feature and short films and he appears on a number of commercials for brands including Salesforce, Hop House 13 and ESB, which are currently running on T.V and online.
Abdul is a fluent Arabic speaker and has the yellow belt in both Karate and Taekwondo.
He is passionate about stories and besides acting, he enjoys writing and photography and he looks forward to writing and directing his own material.
Stephen is an Irish actor from Cork City. He has appeared in more than 30 short films and feature films as well as theatre. He appeared most recently in the smash hit film "The Young Offenders" Directed by Peter Foott.
He studied acting with the Gaiety School of Acting under Stella Majewsky. The Meisner Technique at Studio 5108 under Jon Whitty and also at C.S.N. under Jon Whitty. Stephen won the EPIC "Best Actor" award in 2015.
Writing in the "Movie Buff" Mark Ziobro called Stephen an exceptional talent.
One of his favourites quotes is "My feet are in the mud, but l am looking at the stars"
Myles Clohessy is an American-Irish actor from NYC. He is currently set to star in the multi million dollar film The Third Period and has Guest Starres on hit American tv shows such as CBS's blue bloods , ABC's Quantico, a new show coming to TNT 'The Godmother' as well as a recurring role on Amazon Prime's new show this September "New Dogs Old Tricks" as well as playing the lead in multiple big budget indie films.
He is a conservatory trained actor at the acclaimed Suny purchase acting conservatory in NewYork as well as with famous acting coach and Drama Centre London professor Giles Foreman.
Eoin has been acting since the year 2015. After completing his studies on "The Applied Art of Acting" his most recent credits in Theatre includes:
The role of "William Roper" in Clontarf Players production of "A Man For All Seasons" by Robert Bolt Directed by Breffni McGuinness,
Returning with Clontarf Players in 2017 to play the role of “Dave” in their production of "All In Favour Said No" by Bernard Farrell Directed by Myra McGuire.
Eoin's Film credits include a supporting role in "1.6 Degrees" a short film Directed by Fergus Keane of Fro Films.
In 2018 he will play the lead role of "Jack" in "Polaroid" a feature film by award winning Irish film-maker Jason Figgis.
Eoin has worked on T.V productions such as CrimeCall & adverts such as Orchard Thieves, COSO and Coors Light.
Other training includes Gaiety School of Acting, screen course's and stage combat.
Eoin is ambitious and looks forward to working on future acting projects.
Favorite quote ”IT IS ONLY THOSE WHO ARE PERSISTENT, AND WILLING TO STUDY THINGS DEEPLY, WHO ACHIEVE THE MASTER WORK"
Lorcan J O’Neill trained at the London School of Contemporary Dance, where he gained his post-graduate degree in Dance and Theatre.
Since then he has worked with some of the top choreographers and dancers around the world touring throughout Europe and Asia over the past 10 years.
Later Lorcan moved into screen acting, studying with Bernard Hiller and Lisa Pescia in Berlin. Since coming home Lorcan has been working and training in Meisner technique with Tom Kibbe.
Lorcan's Work includes Supporting lead role as Shauneen Keough in the play “Playboy of the Western world” at the Firkin Crane, Cork and Cork Opera House for the Joan Denise Moriarty centenary gala 2012.
“Princess Gritzebella” a performed physical theatre solo on transgenderism at the Mac Belfast 2015.
Lorcan’s more recent work includes:
A (civil war drama) feature film “The Bird” being released in 2018 with Centauri Films. Directed by Conor Slattery, playing ‘Oige’ in a supporting role. Other credits include “Ted” a Short Film directed by Sam O' Keeffe with No Sleep Productions. Playing the lead role as ‘Ted' in a (violent drama) which was shown in Indie Cork Film Festival 2016.
Lorcan’s most recent credits include the Lead role in a short Film (post-apocalyptic) “The cinnamon Sea” Directed By Rob Buckley with Subject Cinema which was screened at the Cork indie film festival 2017.
“Hush Clowns” (Drama)Lead role, Directed by Richie O' Connell which was awarded the Elevation Award at the Spotlight Festival 2017.
And most recently featured in the Cork TV Series “The Young Offenders”
Lorcan is currently working with theatre company Lantern productions for there upcoming production of “Erin Connelly and the children of Lir” at the Everyman palace Cork.
Hailing from East Cork Paudie grew up with a passion for Acting and Writing due to his love for film and the process of filmmaking.
Having studied Theatre Production, Film Production and Drama Paudie has a comprehensive understanding of all the variables in both the creative and business elements in the production process.
Paudie acted in several theatrical productions in Cork City before moving to Dublin to study drama at DIT where he received a BA Honours Degree. Since Graduating in November 2017 Paudie has made fast work of his degree being cast in several productions including A Very Irish Family Alongside Joe Mullins, A main featured artist role in a Hophouse Lager commercial and a main featured artist role in a Together for Yes promotional video.
In addition to acting Paudie has completed several screenplays which he plans to produce.
Mairead is a Tyrone-born actress, based in Dublin. She recently graduated from Bow Street’s Acting for Screen course. Having been involved in youth theatre from a young age, she completed her Grade 8 Speech and Drama with Distinction and performed extensively throughout Northern Ireland.
Theatre credits include Joe in Little Woman, Cordelia in King Lear, Maureen in The Beauty Queen of Leenane, Sandra in Joyriders and Minnie Fay in Hello Dolly.
Mairead is an experienced classical singer and piano player. (both Grade 8 level with distinction).
Liam is an Irish Actor. Growing up he attended the Eva Coffee School of Speech and Drama which embedded a deep desire to act. After moving to Wexford as a teen he returned to Dublin in his early 20s to continue to pursue acting.
While living in Dublin, Liam attended a number of courses and workshops including Terry McMahon’s Screen acting course, Finding the moment with Cathy Brady, Ownership with Gerry Grennell, and the Gaiety School’s Acting for the camera.
He recently played the detective in “The Baby Greg Conundrum” by Cian O Faolain as part of Smock Alleys Scene and Heard. Previous theatre credits include the role Mr. Darcy in Moat theatre’s production of Pride & Prejudice, Billy in “Eden” by Eugene O Brien, Brick in “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof” by Tennessee Williams and Comic in “Breathing Water” by Raymond Scannell.
Film Credits include most recently, playing the Part of Dave in a pilot called “The Plays the thing” by 2plustwo Productions. Played the part of Clint in pulse college’s end of year showcase film “Working Title” which went on to feature in a number of film festivals.
Liam is now currently living in Vancouver continuing his career as an actor.
Jeannelore Aglossi is a French actress who studied acting under Bérangère Basty at the Art'aire Studio and Scott Williams at The International Institute of Performing Arts.
She began her career in Marie Aw’s feature film, “Tu n’avais jamais vu la mer” as well as short films, including Erwan Alépée's "Factice" and Pierre Folliot's "Big Brother" which won the Grand Jury Prize at the Frame Film Festival (Spain).
She has also been the face of numerous ads and commercials for brands such as The Nicolas Hulot Foundation, Lancôme, La Redoute and Crédit Foncier.
Shane is 25 years old and is currently living in Dublin in pursuit of his passion for the arts.
Shane has most recently completed the Irish Film Academy 1yr Acting for Camera course in 2017, where he found his love for the screen. One particular module in the Irish Film Academy captured his heart – Stage Combat.
From his hard work and dedication in the class, he now finds himself training weekly with some of best Stunt Performers in Ireland and is aspiring to not only conquer the acting world but break into the stunt world too. What you get with Shane is a versatile performer that will rise to any challenge presented to him, with determination, a drive to succeed and deep routed passion for performance.
Cedric Chemir is a French Caribbean actor. After he studied in Cours Florent, he pursued his courses at the Atelier Blanche Salant. His 2 first short movies "Jesuis libre" and "Come dine with me... or not" that he directed himself, has been ranked in the top 50 of the well recognized Mobile Film Festival and Nikon Film Festival. He also worked with the GFCA acting coach Giles Foreman.
Kaylisha is an American-born actress of film, TV, and Stage. She trained at Bow-street and has done several intensive workshops with renowned Casting directors across Ireland and abroad.
Her first role was in a musical called "MADE IN THE USA" and although she began as a stage actor, she truly found her passion for screen acting. Her most recent credit includes an Irish film titled "ROSE PLAY JULIE" directed by J. Lawlor.
As well as a passion for acting, Kaylisha has an extensive background in dance since the age of 5. She is currently based in Dublin.
Alexandra is a Greek-born actress who discovered her passion for acting at a very young age. Although she studied Civil Engineering, throughout her studies she was a member of several theatre groups and performed in numerous theatre productions.
In 2016, Alexandra relocated to Dublin to pursue acting full time. She graduated from the Full-Time Programme at Bow Street Academy for Screen Acting in May 2018 and she continues training in movement, improvisation and Fitzmaurice Voicework.
Soon after her graduation, she got a part in the new RTE crime drama “Taken Down”, directed by David Caffrey. With a desire to act on both screen and stage, Alexandra has performed in Smock Alley Theatre in ''An experiment with an air pump'' and ''Spectrum Session'' (Scene+Heard 2017), both productions of No Drama theatre.
Besides acting, Alexandra writes her own material for film and stage. She enjoys dancing, especially Tango Argentino and Burlesque and she is currently training in the martial art of Aikido.
Sophia is a Belfast/Dublin based actor trained at Bow Street Academy for Screen Acting and the Drama Studio at the Lyric Theatre.
Her most notable TV credit is ‘MERCY’ in the ‘AMC’ drama ‘INTO THE BADLANDS’. She also starred as the lead character ‘CIARA’ in the acclaimed short film ‘MONKEYS IN THE GARDEN’. The short film was shown in nine film festivals across the world including the Galway Film Festival and the Chicago Irish Film Festival. Sophia was nominated for best actress for her role at the Northern Ireland Short Film Awards.
Sophia loves the art of storytelling. She began her filmmaking journey with her degree in fashion, producing fashion films. Since her fashion film days, she has written and produced her own short film ‘I HAVE CLARENCE’ which tackles mental health issues. The short film was also nominated at the Northern Ireland Short Film Awards for best drama.
Esther is originally from Co.Clare and is a graduate from the Gaiety School of Acting’s 1 year ‘Advanced performance’ course.
She most recently played the role of Gemma for a CBS Docu-series Called ‘Uncovering Intimate Partner Abuse’ which aired Internationally on the CBS network in March 2018. Esther landed a speaking role in the current EIR Sports Commercial running on Irish TV networks and she was also awarded a role in the ‘Inchydoney Hotel and Spa’ Commercial which was heavily featured on the popular Late Late Show.
Securing lead roles in many Irish Independent Feature Films such as ‘Don’t Listen’ (accepted into Galway Fringe Festival and Underground Film Festival) and ‘Crone Wood’ (screened at various International Film Festivals), Esther was also awarded the lead in Irish Short Film ‘Aoibhinn and the Bear’ which was accepted into the prestigious Galway Film Fleadh and Underground Film Festival. She loves comedy and comedy writing. She recently starred as the lead in titled Mockumentary ‘Carmella’ which gained online popularity on YouTube.
Aswel as Film and TV, Esther has also secured lead roles in various music videos such as Hurricane Highway’s ‘If This is Goodbye’ and August Walk’s ‘One for the Road’ (both songs listed on Grammy ballot for the best music video).
Esther also enjoys writing screenplays and co-wrote ‘Don’t Listen’ with Revelation Films after landing the role. Esther was also Miss Clare 2011 and competed in Miss Ireland where she won the TV3’s viewers popularity vote. Esther was also mentioned in RSVP article as ‘One to watch’ by Mike O’Loughlin.
Marius Boehm is a Meisner-trained German actor who has participated in masterclasses and workshops with world-renowned acting teachers such as Sandra Seacat (Los Angeles), Kim Gillingham (Los Angeles), and James Kemp (London).
He has appeared in a range of productions, from mainstream TV dramas (Notruf Hafenkante), short films (Pity Fu-k directed by Raquel Stern, Raindance Filmfestival) and immersive theatre projects (Boehler & Orendt's Mehrung #5, KW Institute for Contemporary Art Berlin).
Marius is particularly interested in dark comedies, psychological dramas, and fast-paced thrillers. He enjoys working on international projects with a cosmopolitan feel and bringing fun, entertaining energy to work. Oh, and he loves making people laugh - a lot.
Elaine is a screen and stage actress, a native of Dublin. She has been working on a feature and short films including Michael Inside, the award-winning film written and directed by Frank Berry. Elaine also appears in a number of commercials, including the new RAS campaign.
Once a month she can be seen performing on stage in let's Make A Scene, at Momentum
Acting Studio, where she presents a number of different scenes. She has trained with several facilitators over the years, most recently completed the two-year training programme (Meisner Technique) with Momentum Acting Studio in Dublin. She still uses the space to develop her own work between projects.
Elaine is currently working on The Great War, a stage play by Neil LaBute which will run in
Born and raised in Germany, Fidel moved to Ireland to study acting at various facilities such as The Gaiety School of Acting and The Lir, before studying the Meisner Technique full-time at Momentum Acting Studio.
He starred as the lead in the Short Film "Speak To Her", which won Best Drama at the ROI Royal Television Society Awards and has been selected for the Fastnet Film Festival.
Fidel also frequently appears in commercials. He has a deep passion for sports activities and Martial Arts.
Conor O'Dwyer is a Dublin-based Galwegian and a graduate of the Full-Time Programme for Screen Acting at Bow Street Academy (2016/2017).
Conor will make his television debut in a co-starring role on BBC's upcoming crime drama 'DUBLIN MURDERS' which will be airing later in the year.
Conor has worked on a number of short films including Maria Doyle Kennedy's 'A DIFFERENT KIND OF DAY', Oonagh Kearney's "FIVE LETTERS TO THE STRANGER WHO WILL DISSECT MY BRAIN', Anthony Assad's 'PANIC ATTACK', Liam Prenter Morris's "AUDIO JACK' and most recently a short film called 'STOP' which Conor wrote, directed and had a leading role in.
Other than acting, Conor is a proud father of a Labrador mix called Leo and loves reading, swimming and travelling in his spare time.
Amy is a London born, Kildare raised actor. Having started with the Gaiety School of Acting’s performance year, she has since trained with some of Ireland’s most well regarded acting coaches, including, Mikel Murfi, Graham Cantwell, Helena Walsh, Theatre Lovett and Terry McMahon. Amy’s credits include multiple short film and theatre roles.
As well as being a professional Actor, Amy is a budding writer, director and producer. After co-directing and starring in a one-minute film she wrote, that screened at the one minute film festival at the 30th Galway Film Fleadh, she has gone on to write, direct, produce and star in her debut short film entitled, ‘HER’, which recently finished post-production and will shortly be entering the festival circuit.