ELLA MARIA CARMEN
Ella is from Dublin and is based there. She is 5′ 5″ tall (165cm) and is a graduate of the TU Dublin Conservatoire Of Music and Drama with a BA in Drama (Performance). August this year saw her graduate from the 1-year full-time screen acting course in Bow Street Academy, Dublin.
She’s cast to play ‘Rosie’ in Whackala’s short film ‘#Nana’sRock’ which wraps filming in Dublin in October. Directed by Leticia Agudo and produced by Julie Ryan.
Screen credits also include Award Winning Short ‘A DEATH IN THE FAMILY’ directed by Kate Haley (Four Court Films), ‘SLAB’ directed by Donna Cloke (Little Angel Productions and Benpix Films) ‘THE DOIREANN PROJECT’ directed by Alex Siepren (RTE Player Productions), ‘EVIDENCE OF EVIL’ directed by Mick Staines (Peninsula Television).
Stage credits include ‘Multi-Role’ in CLEARNACE (SASH) directed by Leah Moore, ‘Gwen’ in CELLO (Dublin Gay Theatre festival) directed by LesleyAnn Reiley, ‘Magpie’ (Titular) in MAGPIE, directed by Bríd Ní Chomáin. Stage credits while training in TU Conservatoire Dublin and Columbia College Chicago include ‘Lucetta’ in THE ROVER, directed by Peter McDermot, ‘Mae’ in BECKETT’S FOOTFALLS’ directed by Brian Shaw, ‘Mandy’ in SAY DE KOONING, directed by Lexi Noseworthy and ‘Grace Gifford’ in A TERRIBLE BEAUTY, directed by Mary Moynihan.
Ella was selected as one of two actors to train in Columbia College Chicago on an Erasmus, where she trained in Improv under John Hildirth and with the Playground Theatre Chicago. Ella is also a classically trained violinist with completed grades.