Peter Halpin

 

Height: 5’8”

Hair: Blonde

Eyes: Blue

Date of Birth: 

Playing age: 25-35

Singing voice: Tenor

 

Selected Theatre Experience: One way to Pluto, Love in Kilnerry, Bloomsday (on Broadway), Macbeth, Alone It Stands, Sive

Selected Film Experience:  Narcan, The Last of The Breed, In World War, Garage, Breakfast On Pluto, Narcan (Exec Prod -short), I Like What I Want (short), The Treatment (short)

Selected TV Experience: Alone It Stands, Rough Diamond, The Clinic

Selected Advertising Experience: My New York Eye, Allied Irish Bank

 

Accents: Native Irish, British - (various), Most European, and American dialects

 

Qualifications and Training

  • Voice ‘The Alchemy Of Voice’, Stewart Pearce
  • Dialect/Speech, Jill McCullough
  • Comedy/Improvisation, Margaret Hough
  • Movement,  David Bolger    
  • Music, Philip King, Mick Sands, Laura Forest Hay

 

Skills

Horse Riding (holds Jockey license), Singer, Dancer, Bodhrán Player, Strong Swimmer, and Power-boat expert

 

Bio

Irish actor Peter Halpin launched his professional film career starring as Malachy McCourt in Alan Parker’s critically acclaimed Angela’s Ashes. Other film and television credits include;Breakfast on Pluto, Garage, The Treatment, In-World War,   I Like What You Like, The Clinic, Rough Diamond, and On The Lig. Halpin recently produced and played the lead role in a new movie called Narcan, which makes its world premiere Oct 2nd at the Irish Screen America Film Festival in NY. Halpin starred as Beekman in The Last of the Breed and he is currently playing Detective Rivera inPrerequisite. Halpin’s professional stage career debuted with Druid Theatre Company’s infamous production of Sive, directed by Tony Award winning Garry Hynes. Other stage appearances include; The Castlecomer Jukebox, As You Like It, Alone It Stands, MacbethSalomeLove in Kilnerry, The Blood Red Hand, Bloomsday on Broadway, Summertime, One Way To Pluto, Johnny I Hardly Knew Ye, Her Exiled Children, The Last of The Caucasians and House of Charity.   Halpin’s commercial work includes; Seamless, Tiny Toast, Allied Irish Bank and myNewYorkEye.