Ciaran McMahon

Ciaran McMahon

Playing Age: 42-52

Height: 6' 4"

Hair: Ruddy Brown

Eyes: Blue

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Ciaran has performed in all of Ireland’s 32 counties, all over the U.K., France and the U.S., making people laugh, cry and probably tut!

He has enjoyed playing such diverse characters as QC Standish O’Grady, King Arthur, Kevin O’Higgins, Arthur Cleary, Ned Kelly, Bobby Sands, Ernie O’Malley, Samuel Beckett and Lord Beaston to name a few.

Theatre productions include Green Street, Alone It Stands, Meltdown, Melody, Romantic Friction, 44 Sycamore, Juno &the Paycock, and The Well of the Saints.

He has appeared in over 20 tv and film productions including Game of Thrones, The Clinic(series 4,5,&6), On Another Man’s Wound, Mist Over Kilrush House, Bachelors Walk, Ballykissangel, Aristocrats, and of course The Bill!

MORE recently, he played TERRY ARMSTRONG in FAIR CITY, prior to that Matt Karlie in

Deception for TV3, and Kevin O’Higgins in Bású for TG4.

Directing credits include Alone It Stands for The Olympia and a nationwide tour, Gabby for Ballina Arts Centre & The Poor Mouth.

He is also a well established Voice Over artist.




Fair City Terry Armstrong RTE
Cathú/Temptation Alan TG4
Seamus Moran
Deception Matt Lawlor TV3
Liz Gill/ Ann McCabe
Game of Thrones Lannister Soldier HBO
Alan Taylor
Bású Kevin O'Higgins TG4
Jerry O'Callaghan
This Must Be The Place Supermarket Security Paolo Sorrentino
Fran 2 Gaelic Manager Richie Conroy
The Clinic George RTÉ
Lisa Mulcahy
On Another Man's Wound Ernie O'Malley TG4
Jerry O'Callaghan
Mist Over Kilrush House Nelson FFP New Media
Andi Niessner
Pavee Lackeen Garda Ryan Perry Ogden
Bachelors Walk Gerry Mallon RTÉ/BBC
John Carney
Custer's Last Stand-up Tompkinson BBC
Dearbhla Walsh
Not Afraid Not Afraid Desk Sergeant Annette Carducci
Ballykissangel Race Track Official BBC
Frank Smith
Dream Tings That Never Were John Wyse Nolan Independent
Stuart Kerrigan
Aristocrats Rebel SInger BBC
David Caffrey
Mystic Knights Tegid Fox TV
Kevin Barker
Sparrow's Trap Detective Mike Maloney Brendan O'Carroll
Ballyseedy Gen. Richard Mulcahy RTÉ
Pat Butler
Storm Rising Fergus Donnelly German TV
Eoin Moore
The Bill Mr. Redmond Thames TV
Ted Clisby
Still Looking For..... Kieran (Lead) RTÉ Short
Jari Nimenan


Johnny I Hardly Knew Ya Ian Doherty Garter Lane
Jim Nolan
Green St. QC Standish O'Grady Percolate
Paul Meade
Meltdown Michael Gúna Nua
Paul Meade
The Well of the Saints Timmy the Smith Zoe Seaton
Melody William Kane Veronica Coburn
That Passed The Time Samuel Beckett and Other Various Donagh Deeney
Stuck in The Mud Frank (Dad) Barnstorm Theatre Company National Tour
Charlie Various Yew Tree Theatre Company National Tour
44 Sycamore Derek Andrew's Lane and National Tour
Alone it Stands Ensemble Olympia Theatre and National Tour
Mrs. Browne's Last Wedding Mark Browne Gaiety Theatre and National Tour
Romantic Friction Lord Beaston Fringe 1st Edinburgh
Fully Recovered Garda Project at the Mint
A Man Called Judas Bartholomew Yew Tree Theatre Company
Snakeskin Judge Crypt Arts Centre
Suburbia Jeff Crypt Arts Centre
Merlin King Arthur Beckett Centre
Blood Wedding Bridegroom Newcastle Playhouse
Riders to The Sea Bartley Derby Playhouse
The Course Tony Short Gaiety Theatre, Tivoli Theatre and National Tour
The Lament for Arthur Cleary Arthur Cleary Crypt Arts Centre
Juno and the Paycock Various Gaiety Theatre, Chicago and West End London
Othello Officer Second Age, Tivoli Theatre


Ciarán is also an experienced Theatre Director and Producer. Credits Include: As Director: Gift Of The Gabby (Ballina Arts Centre), The Poor Mouth (The Cherry Tree, Dublin), Alone It Stands (Olympia Theatre, Dublin and National Tour), As Producer: Bad Sunday (Bewleys Theatre, Dublin and National Tour)


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Full Driving Licence

Horse-riding (basic), Swimming.

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Bloomin busy!

Keeping it in the family, both Mary Ryan and Ciarán Mc Mahon will be spotted performing extracts from James Joyce’s Ulysses in Kennedys Pub of Westland Row at 11am tomorrow. Best of luck guys, we hope you have a great Bloomsday and add to the day’s festivities in your own unique way!  

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Ciarán McMahon I Hardly Knew You

Best of luck to our wonderful Ciarán McMahon who joins Michael Hayes, Garrett  Keogh, Ema Lemon and Deirdre Monaghan in Jim Nolan’s ‘Johnny I Hardly Knew Ye’ out in the Pavilion Theatre, Dún Laoghaire tonight and tomorrow. Michael D Higgins will be in the audience for the opening this evening so all patrons are to be fully […]

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Collect the Castaways

How many Castaways can you find? Here are some clips from Failte Ireland’s Launch of Ireland’s Ancient East in Carton House earlier this year – in which many Castaways participated.

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