Height: 6’ 3”
Date of Birth: 05/04/1983
Playing age: 28-32
Selected Theatre Experience: Eight Women, Lost & Found, Who’s Afraid of Virginia Wolf, A Midsummer Night's Dream
Selected Film Experience: The Observer Effect, This is my Son, Radha, Thank You Come Again, The Ripple Effect, Shoebox Memories, Eden, Saviour of Dublin City, Garda Series, The Immigrant, I'm GAA
Selected TV Experience: Into Badlands, Fir, Marú Agus Grá 2, Fingal Finest 1916
Selected Advertisement: Keeling's Fruit Growers
Accents: Dublin, Northern Irish, Rural Irish, American and English Cockney
Languages: Spanish (Intermediate)
Qualifications and Training
- 6 Month Actor Training, Abbey School, Flying Turtle Productions (2014)
- Introduction to Screen Acting and Casting with Louise Kiely (2014)
- Self Tape Workshop with Maureen Hughes (2014)
Skills: Gymnastics, Yoga, Competitive Fitness Physique Athlete and Model, Swimming, Boxing, Kick Boxing, Martial Arts, Running, Hiking, Rugby, Football, Skateboarding, Rally Car Driving, Basketball, Cycling, Qualified Personal Trainer
Musical: Bodhran and Guitar
Dancing: Ballroom and hip hop
Brendan career is progressing quickly. He has gained a number of credits on screen. Most recently AMC produced Into the Badlands, with Brendan playing Reese. His short film, Radha joined the official selection of the 16th Cine Pobre Film Festival in La Paz Mexico 2016. The Saviour of Dublin City was premiered at the prestigious Galway Film Fleadh 2016. The feature film Shoebox Memories (Continuance Films) premiered at the Dingle Film Festival in 2016. It was one of only 19 feature films to be accepted. This is My Son, directed by John Corcoran has been accepted into the Sunnyside Short Film Festival New York, 2016. Out of 1255 submissions, only 23 films were accepted and the honour of opening the festival was given to This Is My Son.
Garda (Giddyupskits Productions) was a viral hit. Brendan played Garda O’Connor starring alongside legendary singer Johnny Logan.
Brendan has won the NABBA Mr. Ireland Body Building Show twice (2013, 2014). He represented Ireland at the WFF/NABBA Mr. Universe (2013) and at the World Championships (2013) placing 7th and 10th respectively.