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Joanne Brennan


Height: 5’8”

Hair: Sandy Brown

Eyes: Green

Playing age: 30-38 


Selected Theatre Experience: Dear Arabella, The Memory of Water, Calendar Girls, Cowboys

Selected Film Experience: The Green Sea, The Limit of.., The Boring Diary of Frances Noone, Volkswagen Joe Killer Instinct, The Ballad of Honky McSwaine 

Selected TV Experience:  Sacred Sites: Camino, Rebellion (RTE), RAW (RTE), Blood Relations (RTE; IFTA Award 2009)

Selected Advertising Experience: Low Low, Bank of Ireland, Charleville Cheese

Selected Radio Experience: Coma (Play)

Selected Directing Credits: Philadelphia Here I Come, You, Me and Mrs Jones

Joanne also has extensive modelling (2000-2008) and costume design experience (2003-2006)


Accents: French, American and English

Languages: French


Qualifications and Training

  • Private session with Gerry Grennell and Stephen Bridgewater - Acting, Voice and Audition Techniques (2016) 
  • Acting for Film and TV Intensive Masterclass with John Dawson (August 2015) 
  • Maureen Hughes Masterclass Acting for Screen (August 2015) 
  • Gillian Reynolds Masterclass (July, 2013 ) 
  • Post Graduate Diploma (Hons) in Education, National University of Ireland, Maynooth (2008-2009)
  • Play Text Play - Andy Crook (2006)
  • Masters Honours in Drama, UCD (2003) 
  • Bachelor of Arts in French and English, National University of Ireland, Galway (1998-2002)
  • Acting for Screen - Shane Monroe (2000)


Horse Riding, Swimming, Running, Cooking, Qualified Seamstress/Costume Designer, Double Bass and Singing