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Leo McGuigan


Leo is a dedicated and driven actor who has grown up in the Film and Television Industry. His first appearance on screen in 2004 at the age of 9 was a guest stint on 'Give me head Peace' then in 2006 he appeared on 25 episodes of 'Bel's Boys' playing the role of 'Ollie'· Leo has been making a name for himself writing and directing. In 2012 he was named Best Young Filmmaker of the Year. In 2012 and 2013 his short films claimed top prizes at the Foyle Film Festival. He just recently wrote and directed his first feature film 'Braxton' .Leo is really looking forward to getting back on the other side of the camera again and pursuing his Acting career.
Playing Range:Twenties
Hair: Black
Height: 5.7
Build: Medium
Eyes: Brown
Accents: Proficient with impersonations and accents including Irish(northern-native, Southern) British(RP, London, Yorkshire, Liverpool, Cockney) American(generic, New York, Southern, Boston, California) Welsh, Australian.
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Skills: Presenting, stand up comedy, screen writing, directing, producing, editing, photographic memory and voice acting.
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Current Location: Belfast


Theatre Credits Include:
Title Character Director Producer Venue
Who fired that Shot? The Inspector Maura O' Reilly Blackbird Theatre
Bone Idol Dec Maura O'Reilly Blackbird Theatre Company
Four weeks Carl Aidan Largey Fortune and Glory
Just a Girl Bob Aidan Largey Fortune and Glory


Film Credits Include:
Title Character Director Producer
Ella The Boy NIFTC
Five dreaded stages Aidan Gault Green Lens Productions
Impedimenta Dr Smith Ignition Films
Echoes of Anna Cousin Walt Leo Mc Guigan Whats next Films Ltd


Television Credits Include:
Title Character Director Producer Channel
Let's go Walking Advertisment Son Belfast City Council
Give my head Peace Young Cal Michael Mc Dowell Hole in the wall gang/BBC
Bel's Boys Ollie NG Bristow/ Dez Mc Carthy Endemol/ITV
Dry your Eyes Sketch performer Michael Mc Dowell Hole in the Wall gang/BBC