Jim Gibney


Height: 6ft

Hair: White

Eyes: Blue

Playing age: 60+

Singing voice: Baritone


Selected Theatre Experience: Molly Sweeney, Rank, The Importance of Being Earnest, I Do Not Like Thee Dr. Fell

Selected Film Experience: Mrs. Brown's Boys D'Movie

Selected TV Experience: Mrs. Brown's Boys Christmas Special

Selected Advertisement Experience: Bord Gais


Accents: Dublin, Dublin-inner city, Drogheda, Kerry, Northern Ireland, London Cockney, American-general


Qualifications and Training

  • When Walsh Meets Checkov with Mikel Murphy (2013)

  • Psychological Acting with Andy Crook (2011)

  • Stanislavsky Method Acting with Geoffrey Coleman (Head for Acting, Central School of Speech & Drama), University of London (2007-08)

  • Master Classes over many years with Annie Ryan, Andrea Ainsworth, Tom Hickey and Cathal Quinn


Skills: Full Driving Licence and Dancing



Jim has been performing since the age of 6, Starting at the Queen’s Theatre, The Mansion House and Variety Halls all over Dublin in pantomime, musicals, tap dancing and singing. In his early teens, he discovered drama and so began a love for stage and film. Over the years, Jim has attended several summer schools with The Drama League of Ireland and has taken master classes with some of Ireland’s premier actors and voice coaches.