Biography

Eileen Walsh is an Irish film, TV and stage actress. Born on 16 April 1977 in Cork, she initially did not want to be an actress, but soon followed in her elder sister Catherine's footsteps. She earned rave reviews for her performance as Runt in the original stage production of Disco Pigs and gained her first film lead with the titular role in 1999's Janice Beard 45 WPM. She also memorably played the tragic Crispina in Peter Mullan's 2002 film The Magdalene Sisters and in 2008 won Best Actress at the Tribeca Film Festival for her portrayal of Breda in the film Eden.

Eileen Walsh is an Irish film, TV and stage actress. Born on 16 April 1977 in Cork, she initially did not want to be an actress, but soon followed in her elder sister Catherine's footsteps. She earned rave reviews for her performance as Runt in the original stage production of Disco Pigs and gained her first film lead with the titular role in 1999's Janice Beard 45 WPM. She also memorably played the tragic Crispina in Peter Mullan's 2002 film The Magdalene Sisters and in 2008 won Best Actress at the Tribeca Film Festival for her portrayal of Breda in the film Eden.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 15

Birthday 1977-04-16

Place of Birth Cork, Ireland

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2018 The Children Act as Naomi Henry
2017 Maze as Kate Marley
2016 How Was Your Day?
2014 Gold as Dr. McHenry
2009 Triage as Dr. Christopher
2009 The Ballad of Kid Kanturk as Mona
2008 Eden as Breda Farrell
2002 Nicholas Nickleby as The Infant Phenomenon
2002 The Magdalene Sisters as Crispina
2001 Look as Trish
2000 When Brendan Met Trudy as Siobhan
1999 Janice Beard 45 WPM as Janice Beard
1999 Miss Julie as Servant
1997 The Last Bus Home as Carole
1996 The Van as Crushed Girl

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