Kelly, Darragh

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Kelly, Darragh

(Darrah Kelly)


Born in Dublin, Ireland.


Contact—c/o Rough Magic Theatre Company, 5/6 South Great George's St., Dublin 2, Ireland. Agent—Lisa Richards Agency, 108 Upper Leeson St., Dublin 4, Ireland.


Actor. Rough Magic Theatre Company, Dublin, Ireland, member of the board of directors and the advisory council.


Film Appearances:

First cowboy in Destry Rides Again, The Miracle, Miramax, 1991.

Timothy Murphy, Fatal Inheritance, 1993.

Sean, Ailsa, 1994.

Snakes & Ladders (also known as Il gioco dell'oca, Otra clase de amor, and Zwei serioese Damen in Dublin), Lucky Red, 1996.

Young detective, The General (also known as I Once Had a Life), Sony Pictures Classics, 1998.

Antaine, Conamara, Delphi Filmverleih, 2000.

Cosgrave, Nora (also known as Nora—Die leidenschaftliche Liebe von James Joyce), Nora Film, 2000.

Terry, Boxed, Fireproof Films/Ugly Duckling Films, 2002.

Jim, A Ferret Called Mickey (short film), Network Ireland Television, 2003.

Terry Fagan, Veronica Guerin, Buena Vista, 2003.

Thomas Downes, Intermission, Buena Vista International, 2003, IFC Films, 2004.

Fred, Trouble with Sex, Fubar Films, 2005.

Thug at the dock, Batman Begins (also known as Batman 5, Batman: Intimidation, The Intimidation Game, Batman alustab, Batman comienza, Batman: El comienza, Batman inicia, and Batman: Le commencement), Warner Bros., 2005, IMAX version released as Batman Begins: The IMAX Experience.

Matthew, 48 Angels, Reflected Light Pictures, 2006.

Television Appearances; Series:

Various characters, Stew, Radio Telefis Eireann (RTE, Ireland), beginning 2004.

Seamus Sullivan, Proof 2 (also known as Proof, Beviset, and Preuve a change), Radio Telefis Eireann (RTE, Ireland), BBC, and TV2 Danmark (Denmark), beginning c. 2005.

Television Appearances; Miniseries:

Mr. O'Toole, No Tears, Radio Telefis Eireann (RTE, Ireland), 2002.

Tim Toope, Random Passage (also known as Cape Random), CBC, 2002.

Fergal, Single-Handed, Radio Telefis Eireann (RTE, Ireland), 2007.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Double Carpet, [Ireland], 1998.

Television Appearances; Specials:

Pete Nolan, Lapsed Catholics, [Ireland], 1987.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

(As Darrah Kelly) Sean Lemass, "Ireland, April 1916," The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles, ABC, 1993.

Jerry, "Chinese Whispers," Ballykissangel, BBC, 1997, also broadcast on PBS.

Barney, Paths to Freedom, Radio Telefis Eireann (RTE, Ireland), 2000.

Mark, "The Perfect Schedule," The Cassidys, Radio Telefis Eireann (RTE, Ireland), 2001.

Peter Abbott, "Rough Justice," Judge John Deed, BBC, 2001.

Appeared in other programs, including an appearance as Tony Kelly, Fair City, Radio Telefis Eireann (RTE, Ireland). Some sources cite an appearance as Eman, Ballykissangel, BBC and PBS.

Stage Appearances:

Danny, Digging for Fire, Rough Magic Theatre Company, Project Arts Centre, Dublin, Ireland, 1991.

Mark, Hidden Charges, Rough Magic Theatre Company, Project Arts Centre, 1994.

Brothers of the Brush, Arts Theatre, London, 1996.

Give Me Your Answer, Do!, Abbey Theatre, Dublin, Ireland, 1997.

The School for Scandal, Rough Magic Theatre Company, Town Hall Theatre, Galway, Ireland, 1998.

The Colleen Bawn, Abbey Theatre, 1998, later National Theatre, Lyttelton Theatre, London, 1999.

Teddy, Our Father, Almeida Theatre, London, 1999.

Pandaras, Troilus and Cressida, Oxford Stage Company, Old Vic Theatre, London, 2000.

Pip and Theo, Three Days of Rain, Rough Magic Theatre Company, Dublin, Ireland, 2000.

George, All My Sons, Abbey Theatre, 2002.

Mousey, Doldrum Bay, Peacock Theatre, Dublin, Ireland, 2003.

Danny, Words of Advice for Young People, Rough Magic Theatre Company, Project Arts Centre, 2004.

Improbable Frequency (musical), Rough Magic Theatre Company, Dublin Theatre Festival, O'Reilly Theatre, Dublin, Ireland, 2004 and 2007, Abbey Theatre, 2005, Edinburgh Festival, Edinburgh, Scotland, 2006.

Jack John Worthing and Ernest, The Importance of Being Earnest, Abbey Theatre, 2005.

Gremio, The Taming of the Shrew, Rough Magic Theatre Company, Project Arts Centre, 2006.

Hysteria, Bespoke Theatre Company, Project Arts Centre, 2006.

The Merchant of Venice, Riverbank Arts Centre, Newbridge, County Kildare, Ireland, 2006.

Appeared in Angels in America, Abbey Theatre. Appeared in other productions, including Kiss of the Spider Woman, Lady Windermere's Fan, Northern Star, Philadelphia Here I Come!, and The Way of the World. Some sources cite an appearance in A Hatful of Rain, Rough Magic Theatre Company, Tivoli Theatre, Dublin, Ireland, 1989.

Major Tours:

The Colleen Bawn, 1998-99.

Radio Appearances:

Try Tony, BBC Northern Ireland, 2001.

Appeared in other radio productions, including "The Comedian," Afternoon Play (also known as Afternoon Play—The Comedian), BBC Radio 4.