Actor
Stephen Russell



ABOUT STEPHEN RUSSELL

Stephen began his performance training with the N.P.A.S. It was there he decided that his passion lay in acting and he studied Performing Arts & Theatre Studies in Colaiste Dhulaigh where he obtained a FETAC cert. Stephen’s studies then took him to Wales where he achieved a B.A. (Hons) in Performing Arts and Theatre Studies in the Swansea Institute.

Theatre credits include ‘Dancing At Lughnasa’, ‘Devolution’ (Edinburgh Fringe), ‘The Love of The Nightingale’ and ‘5 Nights’. Film and television credits include ‘Making Ends Meet’ (Feature), BAFTA award winning ‘Custer’s Last Stand Up (BBC/RTE)’, ‘Fair City (RTE) and ‘Living With Murder’ (TV3).

Stephen’s other talents include Taekwondo (Black Belt) and dance (Hip-Hop and Classical Ballet).

agent

AGENT
EMAIL

Julian Benson Management
jbp@julian-benson.com

CONTACT
TEL NO

Julian Benson / Nikki Ryan
(Office) +353 1 6764377

PERSONAL

PLAYING AGE
HAIR
NATIONALITY

28 – 34
Red
Irish

HEIGHT
EYES
FRAME:

5’9
Blue/Green
Thin

TRAINING

B.A. (Hons) Performing Arts & Theatre Studies, Swansea Institute
B.T.E.C. Performing Arts, Colaiste Dhulaigh, Ireland
F.E.T.A.C Performig Arts & Theatre Studies, Colaiste Dhulaigh
National Performing Arts School (Drama, Dance, Musical Theatre)

TV & FILM

TITLE

24 Hours to Kill
Collider
My Happiness (Short)
Drowning Rats (short)
Lyons Tea (commercial)
The Tudors
Living with Murder
Chronoscope
Hollywood Trials (Series, Episode 1)
Rage (Short)
Fair City (RTE Series)
Life Space Intervention
Custer’s Last Stand Up (Series)
Making Ends Meet (Feature Film)

PART

David Curran
Peter
Russell
Tommy
Donal
Mathew (servant)
Thomas Kennedy
I.R.A Rebel
Himself
Trainee Garda
Rory
Peter
Louie
Goggles

COMPANY

TV3
CR Entertainment
Red Lightning Productions
DIT Films
H2 Films
SW Productions
TV3 / Sideline Prod.
Fastnet Films
RTE / Sideline Prod.
Neeru Production
RTE
National Education and Science
RTE / BBC Co-Production
RTE

DIRECTOR

Owen McArdle
Darragh Ryan
Glenn Gannon
Ronan Cannon
Stephen St Ledger
Ciaran Donnelly
Yvonne Murray
Andrew Legg
Declan Lowney
Graham Cantwell
Paul Fitzgerald
Frank Berry
Graeme Harper
Declan Recks

THEATRE

TITLE

Reaching Richie’s Freedom
5 Nights
Jimmy
5 Nights
De Las Casas
The Love of the Nightingale
Road
Red Roses and Petrol
Best Little Whore House in Texas
The Power of Three
Carousel
Puppet Show
Devolution (Edr FRINGE 2003)
Sweet Charity
Dancing at Lughnasa
Puppet Shows
The Dreamcatcher
Amy’s Angel

PART

Chris
Donal / Dazer
Jimmy
Donal / Various
Carranza / Narvaez
Captain / Pandion
Skinlad / Solider
Johnny
The Governor
Dreamcatcher
Heavenly Friend
Ugly Sister
Various
Oscar
Gerry
Harry
Chorus
Chorus

COMPANY

False Smile Productions
Red Lightning Productions
Walsh Prod.
Red Lightning/Cartway Prod.
A Whitfield Prod.
RE:Act
N.P.A.S
Dry Ice
Dry Ice
N.P.A.S
Dry Ice
Dry Ice
Dry Ice
Dry Ice
Dry Ice
Dry Ice
N.P.A.S
N.P.A.S

DIRECTOR

Shane Gately
Ray Yeates
Thomas Walsh
Simon Hubbard
Marcus Whitfield
Martin Johnson
Simon Hubbard
Gill Mathews
Darragh Collins
Eamon Farrell, Jill Doyle
Darragh Collins
Darragh Collins
Rachel Rogers
Darragh Collins
Gill Mathews
Gill Mathews
Eamon Farrell, Jill Doyle
Eamon Farrell, Jill Doyle

VOICE OVER / ANIMATION

TITLE

The Playtime Show

PART

B & Osama

COMPANY

Freekey Animation

DIRECTOR

Ray Mongey

AWARDS

L.A.M.D.A – Advanced Level Bronze (Acting Solo with Honours)
Best Comedy Act – Fingal Players

SPECIAL SKILLS

Football, Taekwondo (Black Belt) / Martial Arts, Dancing (street, funk, hip-hop, basic ballet), Rapping, Swimming, Snooker, Any Racket Sport.

ACCENTS

Dublin (native), Regional Irish, N. Irish, Standard &Regional English, Scottish, Welsh, Australian, Range of European & American.

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