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Declan Reynolds


Height: 5’9”

Hair: Brown 

Eyes: Blue

Playing age: 37-42


Selected Theatre Experience: Cathleen Ni Houlihan, The Gaol Gate, The Memory of Water, The Communication Cord, Arsenic & Old Lace, Bookworms, Darling Mr London, Kevin's Bed, 12 Angry Men

Selected Film Experience: The Yellow Dress, Juggle,The Nightclub Days, Goodbye Darling, The Gaelic Curse, Puffball, Seer, Hill 16

Selected TV Experience: Election 1918, Transmission (Tx) Republic of Telly, Love/Hate, Saving The Titanic, Rough Diamond, Trouble Times Three (RTE Storyland 2012), Free House (RTE Storyland, 2011)  

Selected Advertisement Experience:  Google, Lloyd’s PharmacyRoad Safety Authority (RSA), Aer LingusIrish League of Credit Unions (ILCU), Lidl (NI), Sony (PS2 Gaelic Games), Google


Accents: Monaghan (native), Belfast, Dublin (Northside/Southside), New York, English, RP, Cockney and General American

 Languages: Irish and French



  • General American Accent for Actors with Gerry Grennell Bow St (2019)

  • Directing and Acting for Intimate scenes with Ita O’Brien Bow St (2018)

  • Advance Performance Year in Acting - with Antoinette Duffy, The Gaiety School of Acting (2017 /18)

  • Tennessee Williams Acting Masterclass - with Geoff Colman Head of Drama CSSD London (2017)

  • English Literature & History, Dublin City University (DCU), Dublin, Ireland (2013-2017)

  • Acting For Film and TV Masterclass with John Dawson, Dublin (2013)

  • Talking The Talk & Acting With Text with Andy Crook, Actor Training Ireland, Dublin (2011)

  • Acting Masterclass with Ros and John Hubbard, Galway (2010)

  • National Performing Arts School (NPAS) with Simon Hubbard, Dublin (2002-3)

  • MA in Film Studies, University College Dublin (UCD), Ireland (2001-2002)

  • Independent Theatre Workshop with Shane Munro, Monaghan (2000)

  • Monaghan Youth Theatre (MYT) with Gerry Farrelly, Monaghan (1996-99)

Skills :  

Full Clean Driver’s Licence, First Aider (Qualified - Level 5), Shotokan Karate,Ju-Jitsu, Eskrima (Stick Fighting), Cycling (Mountain Bike), Military & Police Training, Horse Riding, Snooker, Swimming, Touch Typing, Latin (Cha Cha Cha, Rumba) and Ballroom Dancing (Jive, Quick Step, Waltz)



Declan is a Monaghan native and began acting in the 1990s. After studying Psychology (Queen’s Belfast), he moved to Dublin in 2001 to pursue an MA in Film Production (UCD) and Acting for Theatre and Screen (NPAS).  Declan has worked with several notable directors including Nicolas Roeg (Puffball), Paddy Breathnach (11850 TVC), Ian Power (ILCU TVC) and David Caffrey (Love/Hate). In his most recent comedy/horror feature The Gaelic Curse (2015), Declan was cast in the lead role as a hunchback. The film was directed by Jack Conroy (DOP on Oscar Winning My Left Foot and The Field) and produced by Edwina Forkin (Zanzibar Films). Declan was awarded an Arts & Culture award in 2013 by Monaghan County Council for his acting achievements to date.