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 in the coming months.
Mary was due to begin filming the role of Sheila - the vampire queen in the feature film Let the Wrong One in late March 2020. The company hopes to start filming as soon as lockdown restrictions are lifted.
Mary's next live performances will take place in September and October during the Dublin Theatre Festival. These will include the site specific production of Embargo by Deirdre Kinahan with Fishamble Theatre Company and the staged reading of Stronger by Geoff Power for Guna Nua Theatre Company.
Holy Mary by Eoin Colfer will return in late October to the Gaiety Theatre 2020 after 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 two 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.