Biography

Birdy Sweeney was an Irish actor best remembered for his regular role in TV drama Ballykissangel. His name came from his uncanny ability to mimic birdsong.

Birdy Sweeney was an Irish actor best remembered for his regular role in TV drama Ballykissangel. His name came from his uncanny ability to mimic birdsong.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 14

Birthday 1931-06-14

Day of Death 1999-05-11

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2011 The Poorhouse Revisited
1999 Angela's Ashes as Old Priest
1998 The Nephew as Old Codger
1997 Downtime as Pat
1997 The Butcher Boy as Man in Well
1996 Safe And Sound (1 episode) as Eammon
1996 Ballykissangel (58 episodes)
1995 Father Ted (1 episode)
1993 The Snapper as Loner
1992 The Crying Game as Tommy
1991 Journey to Knock as Stan
1988 Reefer and the Model as Instant Photo
1984 The Bill (1 episode)
1984 A Woman Calling as Man in Shop

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