• ID: MVW448543
  • Full Name : Kathryn McKiernan
  • Playing Age : 28-36
  • Actual Age : 36
  • Height : 5ft 4ins
  • Frame : Slim
  • Clothes Size : Size 10-12
  • Shoe Size : 6
  • Hair Colour : Red
  • Hair Length : Long
  • Eye Colour : Brown
  • Complexion : Fair
  • Nationality : Irish
  • Languages Spoken : English, Irish
  • Native Accent : Neutral Dublin
  • Accents : All Dublin/Ireland, American, Cockney English

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    Title Role Company Director Year
    Bartali's Bicycle (Children’s animated screenplay) Yuval (Voiceover) Bartali Films DAC, Telegael Various 2022
    Love's Portrait Saoirse Hallmark (US) / Candlelight Media Group Inc. John Lyde 2022



    Title Role Company Director Year
    Upcoming TV Series TBA 2022
    Failte Ireland -  Stings around RTE Weather Lead Actor Core Noel Byrne 2023
    Island's Edge - Advert Lead Actor Publicis/Red Apple David Shane 2022
    Barry's Tea - Advert Supporting Role BBDO Dublin/Butter Productions Hadi 2021
    Aldi - Advert Semi Featured Rocket Science Productions Declan Lowney 2016
    Costcutter Convenience Store 10" Advert Young Mum Courtyard Studios John Gleeson 2015
    Disney - Dreams Come  True (Documentary) Presenter RTE Disney Ireland 2010
    The Den (Kazoo, Watch Your Language, Test The Teachers, JAM The Musical, Classic JAM, The Loft, Sattitude, The Club) Presenter RTE Jennie Moloney 2005 - 2010
    Hellmann's Mayonnaise - Advert Featured Role Ardmore Studios 2005
    An Post Gift Voucher Shop - Advert Featured Role Ardmore Studios 2004
    Jacob's Biscuits - Advert Featured Role Ardmore Studios 2003



    Title Role Company Director Year
    The Ugly Sisters & Yer Wan Ugly Sister Mel Pat Egan Productions & Pink Tie Productions Simon Delaney 2016
    Freezin' - Olympia Theatre Anna Pat Egan & Spotlight Productions Simon Delaney 2015
    Grease - The Gaiety Theatre Jan - Pink Lady Festival Productions Tony Finnegan 2014
    Me & My Girl Sally Civic Theatre Pat McElwaine 2010
    RTÉ Concert Orchestra score 'The Lion Tamer's Night Off' Narrator National Concert Hall RTE Music 2010
    Seussical Gertrude Civic Theatre, Tallaght Irene Gaffney 2009
    Chess Florence Civic Theatre, Tallaght David S 2008



    Title Role Company Director Year
    Paddy Power/Betfair Cleaner/Bullshit Detector Oranges & Lemons Ltd. Steven Quick 2023
    Upcoming Energy Campaign Presenter Bold Studios Naomi Quinn 2023
    Paddy Power - World Cup Campaign Wife Oranges & Lemons Ltd Rob Treloar 2022
    Dublin GAA Supporters Promo GAA Supporter / Storyteller Fuel Productions Jason Boland 2022
    Bord Gais Energy Presenter of ‘How To’ Online Videos x10 Bold Studios David Willis 2022
    Euromillions - Advert Featured Fail Safe Films Vincent Gallagher 2016



    Title Role Company Director Year
    Island’s Edge (Heineken) - Advert Voiceover Publicis/Saturday Films Ltd. Ger Roe 2022


    Title Role Company Director Year
    Upcoming Energy Campaign Featured 2023
    Bord Gais Energy Stills Shoot Campaign Bord Gais Engineer Nucleus Mark Duggan/Laura O'Carroll 2022




    Full Clean Irish Driving Licence

    Singing (all styles)

    Voice over






    Tin Whistle



    Horse Riding



    Scuba Diving





    High Achiever Award from the Royal Irish Academy of Music for Singing

    Kathryn has won numerous medals and trophies for Singing various styles from classical to folk and traditional. (including Fleadh Cheoil, Feis Ceoil and Oireachtas na Gaeilge), as well as Drama and Poetry competitions all over Ireland


    I have worked as a Presenter and Researcher in Young Peoples Programmes, RTÉ for five years where I had the opportunity to present a variety of programmes. I worked in children’s television in New Zealand, and I also worked with one of the biggest indie record labels in Canada during my time living in Vancouver. I have always had an interest and passion for acting and commercial work having had the opportunity to appear in a number of TV adverts when I was a teenager. I have a huge passion for music & singing and I enjoy a variety of musical styles. I also play a number of musical instruments. 



    Grade 8 Piano

    Grade 8 Classical Singing and Musical Theatre Singing












    Studied Drama & Acting with MVW and Independent Theatre Workshop for 6 years. Completed Grade 8 Speech & Drama at the Royal Irish Academy of Music, Dublin. Currently studying for my Senior Certificate in Classical Music with RIAM. I have a first class honours degree in Journalism & Visual Media from Griffith College Dublin.