Hair: Dark Brown
Equity Status: Full
Owen is a character actor with a wealth of experience in his 30 year career. He has a keen interest in performing/writing and directing, and is currently in post production on the short film The Lion’s Share which he directed and wrote the screenplay based on his bursary winning stageplay.
He is currently rehearsing the lead role in From the Backbone out which will run in Liberty Hall theatre in May 2017.
Film credits include: Into the West Dir: Mike Newell, On the Nose Dir: David Caffrey, Mystics Dir: David Blair, Angela's Ashes and The Commitments both directed by Alan Parker. Television credits include: The Clinic, Pinned, and Fear of the Dark (RTE), Vicious Circle, Rebelheart (BBC), The Real Shergar (Channel 4) Sceal na Rialta (TG4) and numerous episodes in RTE's Fair City. Stage include performing in Shakespeare's, Othello, Hamlet and King Lear and he toured Wales with The Playboy of the Western World.
He has also collaborated with community based drama groups both in Dublin and Belfast.