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Pauline McLynn

Highest Rated:   91% Deadly Cuts (2021)
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Birthplace:   Sligo, Ireland
Pauline McLynn was born in Sligo, Ireland but was raised in Galway whereshe was educated Murcy Nuns convent school and Trinity College Dublin where shestudied English and History of Art. She got a Masters Degree but decided to pursuean acting career. She is probably best known for her role as Mrs Doyle in the thetelevision programme 'Father Ted' yet she has many other sucesses. She also appearsin the Films Gypo and Angelas Ashes and in other television programmes including therecently sucessful Jam and Jerusalem. As well as her acting career she has alsoestablished herself in the literary world with popular books that include 'The Womenon the bus' and 'Something for the weekend'. She is also an active member of severaltheatre companies and is a patron to the charity 'World Vision' She is married tothe producer and Agent Richard Cook.

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
60% Riverdance: The Animated Adventure
  • Actor
2021
91% Deadly Cuts
  • Actor
2021
No Score Yet Bing's Christmas
  • Gilly
2019
No Score Yet Dave Allen at Peace
  • Sister Mary
2018
15% Transformers: The Last Knight
  • Female Researcher
$130.2M 2017
No Score Yet Gypo
  • Helen
2006
No Score Yet Heidi
  • Aunt Detie
2005
No Score Yet The Return
  • Actor
2003
No Score Yet The Cream of Irish Comedy
  • Actor
2002
79% Iris
  • Maureen
$5.4M 2001
64% Nora
  • Miss Kennedy
2001
60% When Brendan Met Trudy
  • Nuala
2001
48% An Everlasting Piece
  • Gerty
$9.6k 2001
75% Quills
  • Mademoiselle Clairwil
$4.3M 2000
52% Angela's Ashes
  • Aunt Aggie
1999
No Score Yet Barbara Taylor Bradford's A Secret Affair
  • Constable Williams
1999
No Score Yet The Most Fertile Man in Ireland
  • Maeve
1999
No Score Yet Dark Ages Chronicles 1-2-3
  • Actor
1999
No Score Yet My Friend Joe
  • Mrs. Doyle
1996
50% Far and Away
  • Prostitute
1992

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
No Score Yet Portrait Artist of the Year
2013-2019
  • Appearing
  • 2013
93% Father Ted
1995-1998
  • Mrs. Doyle
No Score Yet Holding
2022
  • Eileen O'Driscoll
No Score Yet Shameless (UK)
2004-2013
  • Libby Croker
No Score Yet Silent Witness
  • Actor

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