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Dervla Kirwan

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Dervla Kirwan (born 24 October 1971) is an Irish actress famous for roles in British television shows such as Ballykissangel and Goodnight Sweetheart. She also appeared in the Doctor Who Christmas special episode, "The Next Doctor" and provided the voiceovers for the well-known "this is not just food" television advertising campaign for UK retailer Marks & Spencer. Kirwan was born in Churchtown, Dublin, Ireland. Her father was an insurance broker, and her mother was a language teacher. She is the youngest of three daughters. Dervla is a great grand-daughter of Margaret Collins-O'Driscoll who was a sister of Michael Collins, one of the Irish leaders during the War of Independence. Description above from the Wikipedia article Dervla Kirwan,  licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Oct 24, 1971 In Churchtown, Dublin, Ireland
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie The Fantasist 1986-08-01
Latest Project:
Movie Silent Hours 2021-10-07
Known For
Poster of Silent Hours
Poster of Agatha Christie's Marple
Poster of Richard & Judy
Poster of Casualty
Series Smother Val Ahern 2021-03-07
Movie Last Call Leticia 2021-03-19
Movie Silent Hours DI Jane Ambrose 2021-10-07
Series The Stranger Corrine Price 2020-01-30
Movie The Keeper Clarice Friar 2019-03-14
Movie Interlude In Prague Frau Luptak 2017-05-25
Series Safe House Elizabeth Ellroy 2015-04-20
Movie Lunacy: The Making of Luna Unknown 2015-05-19
Movie Luna Christine 2014-09-26
Series Blackout Alex 2012-07-02
Movie Blackout 2012-10-22
Movie Entity Ruth Peacock 2012-10-24
Series Injustice Jane Travers 2011-06-06
Series Material Girl Davina Bailey 2010-01-14
Series The Silence Maggie 2010-07-12
Series Law & Order UK Unknown 2009-02-23
Series Moving On Laura 2009-05-18
Movie Dress to Impress Laura 2009-05-20
Series The Fuse Unknown 2009-07-13
Movie Ondine Maura 2009-09-14
Movie Doctor Who: The Next Doctor Miss Hartigan 2008-12-25
Series True Dare Kiss Phil Tyler 2007-06-28
Series The One Show Unknown 2006-08-14
Series Casanova Casanova's Mother 2005-03-13
Series 55 Degrees North Claire Maxwell 2004-07-06
Movie Tetris: From Russia with Love Narrator 2004-09-04
Movie The Deputy Terri Leonard 2004-02-23
Movie School for Seduction Clare 2004-12-03
Series Who Do You Think You Are? Self 2004-10-12
Series Agatha Christie's Marple Bundle 2004-12-12
Movie The Bombmaker Andrea Hayes 2001-04-08
Series Richard & Judy Self 2001-11-26
Series Randall & Hopkirk (Deceased) Unknown 2000-03-18
Movie Happy Birthday Shakespeare Kate Green 2000-04-23
Series Hearts and Bones Emma Rose 2000-04-30
Movie The Greatest Store In The World Mum 1999-01-01
Movie The Dark Room Jane 'Jinx' Kingsley 1999-04-02
Movie With or Without You Rosie Boyd 1999-09-10
Movie The Flint Street Nativity Angel Gabriel/Jaye Dackers 1999-12-22
Movie Mr White Goes To Westminster Unknown 1997-12-31
Movie Father Ted: A Christmassy Ted Assumpta 1996-12-24
Series Ballykissangel Assumpta Fitzgerald 1996-02-11
Series Father Ted Unknown 1995-04-21
Movie War of the Buttons Adult Marie (Voice) 1994-09-29
Series Goodnight Sweetheart Phoebe Sparrow 1993-11-18
Series Shooting Stars Self 1993-12-27
Series A Time to Dance Bernadette 1992-01-12
Movie The Lilac Bus Celia 1990-01-01
Series Troubles Viola 'Neill 1988-05-01
Movie The Fantasist Fiona 1986-08-01
Series Casualty Anna 1986-09-06