Séainín Brennan is one of Northern Ireland’s most prolific actresses. A stalwart of both stage and screen, she trained at the Guildford School of Acting in Surrey and subsequently at the Irish Film Actors Studio.
Séainín is best known on screen for her breakthrough performance in the BBC primetime drama HIDDEN – a role which saw her named Woman of the Year in the Arts for her portrayal as Philip Glenister’s girlfriend Frances. She also plays Liz Tyler in the critically acclaimed BBC drama THE FALL, alongside Jamie Dornan and Gillian Anderson.
DARE TO BE WILD marks Séainín’s debut movie role and can be seen in cinemas in the UK and Ireland in 2016. Séainín plays Dr Jaqui Finch in this new romantic comedy directed by Vivienne de Courcy, which is based on a true story about Mary Reynolds – the first Irish winner of the Chelsea Flower Show.
2015 saw the release of GIRONA directed by Paul McGuigan, which stars John Hannah as Hart and Séainín as Sophie.