Ciarán O'Grady

Actor Combatant (Irish Dramatic Combat Soc)

Ciaran is an Actor, Stage Combat Instructor, Stunt Performer and Fight Director. He has trained for many years with the Irish Dramatic Combat Academy and the Society of American Fight Directors to name a few. He currently teaches Stage Combat at the Conservatory of Music and Drama as well as a number of theatrical institutions.

He has worked as Fight Director for various stage and screen productions including Digging for Fire (Rough Magic), Big Maggie (Druid), White Star of the North (Lyric Theatre), All I Want (Kodaline - music video), Playboy of the Western World (Smock Alley Players), Tall/Dark (The Ink's Not Dry), True West (Ramblin' Man), Animus (Dublin Fringe 2013) and MacBeth (Mill Productions).

Stage acting credits include Spartacus (Whiplash), Julius Caesar (Abbey Theatre), The War of the Roses Trilogy (Whiplash), Shrewsbury Road (Jack Burdell Experience). TV and Film credits include The Tudors (Showtime), Feud (RTE), Cold Turkey (Parallel Films), Dawn of the Dragonslayer (Arrowstorm Entertainment), Saving the Titanic (Tile Films), Ripper Street (BBC), Vikings (History Channel) and Game of Thrones (HBO).