Martin Maguire

Playing Age: 48-58

Height: 6'

Hair: Black/ Grey

Eyes: Brown

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Martin has worked extensively in theatre and on screen for almost thirty years.

Often cast as gentle father figures such as Bran in the Morbegs or Fergus in Fair City he has also played the opposite end of the spectrum, most recently as Barry in Ros Na Rún and the Devil in Shaw’s Don Juan in Hell.

He has worked in most of Ireland’s major theatres and in numerous tv shows including Glenroe, Fair City, Ballykissangel, The Clinic, Ros na Run and The Tudors.

His warm bass voice has been used in tv and radio commercials and for narrations for RTE and others.




Red Rock Marc Lynch Carraig Rua Prods
Corp Agus Anam Peter Currivan TG4
Ros na Rún Barry TG4
The Tudors Court Crier Showtime TV
The Clinic Charles Boylan RTÉ
Liam Cunningham
The Clinic Kelleher RTÉ
Liam Cunningham
Screwed Joe Colm Bairéad
Fair City Fergus RTÉ
The Magnificent Ambersons Harry the Chaffeur Alfonso Arau
Glenroe Lorcan Lowry RTÉ
The General from France Montgomery RTÉ
Patterns Frank Kristen Sheridan
The Morbegs Bran RTÉ
The Colleen Bawn The Knight of Glin RTÉ
Ferdia Mc Anna


Playboy of the Western World Michael James Blue Raincoat Theatre Company
Our Island Dad Mirari Prods / Project Arts Centre
Maisie Lee
Under My Bed Various Smock Alley
Mass Reader Belltable Unfringed Limerick
Duncan Molloy
Les Liaisons Dangereuses Majordomo The Gate Theatre
Michael Barker-Caven
Bondi Beach Boy Blue Dad National Tour
Don Juan in Hell The Devil Limerick Theatre Hub
Duncan Molloy
The Rivals Servant The Abbey Theatre
Pinocchio- Musical Geppeto The Pavilion, Dun Laoghaire/ Source Arts Centre, Thurles.
One -Healing with Theatre Actor Digital Hub
Gavin Quinn
Pygmalion Bystander The Gate Theatre
Robin Le Fevre
Good Trip, Bad Trip Sgt, Hennessy Bewley's Café Theatre
Joni Crone
Pigtown Fogarty Island Theatre Company
Terry Devlin
Urfaust Mephisto Blue Rose/ Crypt
Silly Milly Various TEAM
Aloha Kamiano - Musical Kimo Dublin Theatre Festival
Shaun Purcell
Big Mom Jim Brennan Project Arts Centre
Ferdia Mc Anna
Ghost Acreage at Vixen Time Jarmy Passion Machine, Project Arts Centre
The Well Malachi Carrol TEAM Dublin Theatre Festival
One Star Away Dad TEAM and The Project Arts Centre
Plough and the Stars Jack Playwrights and Actors
Lady Chatterly's Lover Sir Clifford The Olympia Theatre and National Tour
Candlemas Night Georgies Conal Morrison/ Andy Hinds


Sex and the Single Granny Writer: Christina Reid
Carry Me Home Writer: Mark Anthony Brennan
Spring and Autumn Writer: Martin Maguire


Sings bass, writing, directing, Clean driving-licence, Plays harmonica, licensed .22 rifle owner

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