Des Daly


Hair: Salt & Pepper

Height: 5'9"

Eyes: Green

Date of Birth: 12/12/72

Playing age: 35-45


Selected Film Experience: Skeleton Crew (Feature), The Girl At The End of The World (Feature), The Last Confession (Short), All Or Nothing (Feature), Fractional (Feature)      

Selected TV Experience: Malice Aforethought, Proof (S2), Omagh, Bachelors Walk

Selected Theatre Experience: 4EverBoyz, Last Tango in Little Grimley, Blinded by the Light, Shadow of a Gunman, The Year of The Hiker


Accents: Kerry, Cork, Drogheda, Northern Irish, Liverpool, Yorkshire, Cockney, RP and General American


Qualifications and Training

  • Winner of the Irish Actors Guide Showcase - Duologue Section (2014)
  • Louise Kiely Master Class (2013)
  • Live the Life Workshop, Margie Habor Tour, Dublin (2012)
  •  Masterclass in Acting with Gillian Reynolds (2011)
  • Intensive Actors Improvisation, Gaiety School of Acting (2004)
  • Foundation/Performance in Acting, Gaiety School of Acting (2002-03)



Basic Sign Language for Hearing Impaired, Rhythm Guitar, Professionally Trained Chef, Football, Tennis, Boxing, Competent Horse Rider and Full Clean Driving Licence



Des is a committed actor and dedicated to achieve his career objectives. He believes he is in this industry for the right reason: the art of performance. He will always go the extra mile in any role no matter the content or complexity of the piece.