Mary Murray is an Irish film, television and stage actress, best known for The Magdalene Sisters, Love/Hate and Adam & Paul. She is also director of Visions Drama School in her native Dublin.
Mary can next be seen playing the role of Aline Lambert the TV mini series Dead Still for RTE and Acorn TV (USA). This has just been released in Canada and North America. It will appear on screens in UK, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand and throughout Europe in the coming months.
She will also appear in cinemas this Autumn in the animated feature film Two by Two: Overboard.
Mary is currently filming the role of Sheila - the vampire queen in the feature film Let the Wrong One In.
Mary most recently performed at the Dublin Theatre Festival in the fully staged live streamed production of Embargo by Deirdre Kinahan with Fishamble Theatre Company: available to watch here free of charge until 25 October https://youtu.be/cFvWBI4Gzoc
She live streamed a staged reading of Stronger by Geoff Power for Guna Nua Theatre Company. She also performed the live streamed reading of Purple Sins by Piece McDonagh with Corps Ensemble Theatre Company for the Engage Festival in association with the Axis Theatre.
Holy Mary by Eoin Colfer will return to the Gaiety Theatre in 2021after last years hugely successful tour.
She is the director of Visions Drama School and Agency in Dublin and since the Covid-19 lockdown she has reignited her love for singing and established Karaoke in Mary’s Gaf. She also presented three radio shows for The Power of Dreams Show on Dublin South FM on 93.9fm. She has just accepted an offer to be part of the New POD Team. She is also a member of The Corps Ensemble Theatre Company.
Mary played Janet in seasons 3, 4 and 5 of the hit TV Series Love/Hate for which she was nominated best leading actress and best supporting actress at the IFTAS.
Other notable productions include The Magdalene Sisters, Adam and Paul and Penny Dreadful.