KAREN KELLY

Karen is an Irish actress based in Dublin, and is 5′ 1″ (154cms) tall.

Theatre wise Karen most recently played ‘Nerrisa’ in Mill Productions staging of “THE MERCHANT OF VENICE” which is being directed by Geoff O’Keeffe. She previously performed in The Mill Theatre’s production of “SLEEPING BEAUTY” and Shakespeare’s “MACBETH”.

Karen stars as ‘Lill’ in the award winning web series “JILL AND LILL”.

Her screen credits ‘Jill’ in the feature film “WHO WE LOVE” directed by Graham Cantwell, ‘May’ in the short film “FIVE LETTERS TO THE STRANGER WHO WILL DISSECT MY BRAIN” directed by Oonagh Kearney, ‘Laura’ in “SOCIALLY DISTANT” (RTE) written and directed by James Cotter, and ‘Lisa’ director Sinéad O’Loughlin’s short “MAKE UP”.

While studying at The Lir National Academy of Dramatic Art BA, from where she graduated with First Class Honours, she played ‘Mabel’ in “DISTINGUISHED VILLA”, ‘Olga’ in “THREE SISTERS”, ‘Rachael’ in “APPROPRIATE”, ‘Mistress Overdone’/’Mariana’ in “MEASURE FOR MEASURE”, ‘Celia’ in “AS YOU LIKE IT”, ‘Katie Roche’ in “KATIE ROCHE”, ‘Mrs. Soames’ in “OUR TOWN”, and ‘Hecuba’/’Astynax’ in “TROJAN WOMEN”.

Karen is an avid singer, she has a special interest in opera and musical theatre. She is also a trained baton twirler and throughout her teens won many titles.

She is also a graduate of The Programme in The Bow Street Screen Acting Academy.

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