Niamh Cusack

Niamh Cusack

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    • October 20th, 1959
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Niamh Cusack (born 20 October 1959) is an Irish actress. Born to a family with deep roots in the performing arts, Cusack has been involved in acting since a young age. She has served with the Royal Shakespeare Company and performed in a long line of major stage productions since the mid-1980s. She has made numerous appearances on television including a long-running role as Dr. Kate Rowan in the UK series Heartbeat (1992–1995). She has often worked as a voice actress on radio, and her film credits include a starring role in In Love with Alma Cogan (2011). The daughter of the Irish actor Cyril Cusack, she is the sister of Sinéad Cusack and Sorcha Cusack, and half-sister of Catherine Cusack. She has two brothers, Paul Cusack, a television producer, and Pádraig Cusack, Producer for the Royal National Theatre of Great Britain. Cusack's husband is the actor Finbar Lynch; they have a son.


Acting (12 Credits)

2019The Virtues as Janine
2016Rebellion as Nelly Cosgrove
2016The Ghoul as Fisher
2015Departure as Sally
2014Testament of Youth as Sister Jones
2012The Best of Men as Sister Edwards
2010The Kid as 1980 School Nurse
2010Hereafter as Foster Mother
2009Five Minutes of Heaven as Alistair's Mum - 1975
2000American Women
1992The World of Peter Rabbit and Friends as Beatrix Potter
1992The Playboys as Brigid Maguire


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