Gerry O'Brien is one of Ireland's leading actors. In a career that now spans three decades he has worked for all the major Irish theatre companies, in productions ranging from Shakespeare to J. B. Keane as well as the works of major international authors. He is also well known to listeners of radio drama having recorded over 100 one-off dramas and been a leading cast member of one of RTÉ’s hugely successful daily serials. He has also appeared in several films and Father Ted.