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Annette Kelly

Personal phone number: 0877730272
Personal e-mail address:
Profession: Actor, Voice Over Artist, Director, Entertainer
Hair Colour: brunette
Height: 168cms
Playing Range: 40-50
Eye Colour: Hazel
Agent or Agency Name: Fintan Cullen
Agent Address: Fintan Cullen, International Agent, TV/Radio Booker
353 (0) 86 3086400
353 (0) 85 1882920
353 (0) 83 4622566
Agent Phone: 353 (0) 86 3086400
Agent e-mail address:
Training: 2014 Breathing and Movement, Rudi Genbrugge
2014 Approaching Auditions Seminar, Marie Caffrey, STI
2013 Actors Masterclass Galway Film Fleadh, Zachary Quinto and Director’s Masterclass, Julien Temple, STI
TV3’s “Deception” from Script to Screen, Gert Thomas, Paul Walker, Ailbhe Nic Ghiolla Brighde, Hugh Farley, Ted Gannon, STI
New Business Models Seminar, Galway Film Fleadh, Screen Leaders & EAVE
2012 Advanced Creative Writing, Open University (OU)
Masterclass with Actress Fionnula Flanagan, STI
Pen-to-Paper (Creative Writing Workshops), Helen Ryan, MMCC
2011 Creative Writing, OU
Pen-to-Paper (Creative Writing Workshops), Helen Ryan, MMCC
5 Day Camera Acting Course, Graham Cantwell, Powertrip
From Englightenment to Romanticism, OU
Comedy Improvisation, Peter O’Byrne, The Craic Pack
2010 From Englightenment to Romanticism, OU
Filmbase, Improvisation/Neutrality, Paul Kennedy
The Evolution of Storytelling, Lance Weiler STI
Strategic Thinking - Vision to Results Decision-taking, Jim Mogan, SCI
How to Write a Screenplay that Sells, Elliot Grove, Filmbase
Audition Technique & Headshot Workshop, Abigail Smith, CloudNine
Adaptation or Anatomy of a Screenplay, Andrew Bovell, STI
Music & Animation, Gregory Magee, Jason Tammemagi, David McCamley, Andrew Kavanagh, Paul Young and Olivier Lliboutry, STI
Deconstructing Dracula, Jim Hart, STI
Pen-to-Paper (Creative Writing Workshops), Helen Ryan, MMCC
Auditioning Workshop, Louise Kiely, Thomas Hefferon & Halina Froudist, CloudNine
Final Draft 8 Training, Filmbase
Wilde Ideas: Oscar Wilde in the Nineteenth Century, Katherine O'Keefe, UCD
Facial Expression for Actors, Rodrigo Rodrigues, THE CORE DUBLIN

2009 Creative Thinking Techniques, Pam Relton, STI
Staging for Directors by Mark Travis, STI
The Three areas of concern in Staging
Other Characters
The Environment
The Self
The affect on the Audience
The internal affect on the character
Hi Speed Directing
The Circle of Action
Staging for the Camera

UCD Film Studies - An Introduction, Eric Egan
Introduction to the language of sound, image and form
Montage and Early Soviet Film
Mise-en-Scene, Andre Bazin
Classical Hollywood Cinema
Genre - Film Noir
European Art Cinema
Auteur Theory - Alfred Hitchcock
American Film of the 1970's & 1980's - The New Hollywood

W.B. Yeats at the National Library, Gerard Dineen, UCD
Yeat's family background, biography & work, How to read a poem
Yeats & the Theatre
Yeats & the Easter Rising
Yeats, Lady Gregory & Coole Park
Yeats & the Women in his Life
Yeats & the Occult
Yeats the Public Man
Last Poems & Legacy

Start Writing Workshop, Maureen Levy, UCD
Creative Workshop using Amherst Writers & Artists Method, Maggie Butler, UCD

2008 Writing Online Narrative, STI
Tutors: Neil Leyden, Nuno Bernardo, Triona Campbell, Melanie Martinez, Neil Mossey, Jo Schofield
The course covered the following:
• An understanding of the internet and interactive storytelling
• The different online narrative formats
• Concept and Idea generation
• Case studies in writing for the format
• An understanding of the production process and the demands of the format
• Collaborative team working (writer/director/producer)
• Genres (drama, animation, comedy, factual etc.)
• Technical issues (working on a budget)
• Distribution options
• Online Promotion
• Potential Revenue models
• Do’s and don’ts of developing online narrative concepts
• Brand integration and the concept of branded entertainment
• Platforms for formats (Bebo, MySpace etc.)
RTE's Turas Teanga (Irish language course), Regina Fitzpatrick (written by Eamonn O Donaill) 7 Oct -10 Dec 2008

Writing Online Narrative SCREEN TRAINING IRELAND (STI)

BIL KEATING CENTRE Television Production, Direction & Presentation
Tutors: Bil Keating, Marty Whelan, Michael Murphy, Margaret Martin, Walter Harrington
Content: The Parts of a TV Programme, The Role of a TV Presenter
TX Link, Studio Procedure, Television Communication,
Researching for Television,
The Television Camera, Television Camera Script, Floor Management
'The Call Back' Recording, 'The Interview', The Making and Use of a Presenter's Showreel

The Actor and Director in Rehearsal & Performance - A Collaborative Process, Mark Travis SCREEN TRAINING IRELAND

WORKSHOP on Audition process dos & donts TALENTWORKS

2004 WORKSHOP with Nigel Harvey, AATG

2003 BOOM CHICAGO AMSTERDAM improvisation course Level 1
ACTING WORKSHOP with Lewis Hancock, OSC

2002 MUNSBACH SUMMER SCHOOL (one week intensive course)
Course Director: Mike McCormack; Tutors: Peta Lily; Jen Hayes; Julia McLeish
VOICE WORKSHOP (intensive, weekend) - Andrew Wade, RSC

2001 MUNSBACH SUMMER SCHOOL, Course Director: Mike McCormack; Tutors: Noël Grieg, Barb Jungr, Ris Widdicombe
STAGE MANAGEMENT & LIGHTING WORKSHOP, Jonathan Scheele & Anthony Knott

2000 OU Summer School, Queen Mary and Westfield College, University of London, East London;
Globe Theatre lecture by Tony Hutchinson;
Course Director/academic content: Bob Owens, Tutors: Peter Fairclough, Ruth Cowl, Viv Sterling, Mary Sommerville, Stephen Bygrave
OU - A306 Shakespeare: Text and Performance

1999 OPEN UNIVERSITY (OU) - A210 An Approach to Literature MUNSBACH SUMMER SCHOOL, Course Director: Mike McCormack; Tutors: Mike McCormack, Noël Grieg

1998 Singing lessons with Mary Benefiel
1997 Singing lessons with Margaret Lysak

DANCE CLASSES (ballroom, rock n roll, waltz, chachacha)
MUNSBACH SUMMER SCHOOL, Course Director: Mike McCormack; Tutors: Noël Grieg, Helen Ireland

OU SUMMER SCHOOL, Reading University, Visit to Ashmolean Museum
Oxford Course Tutors: Vivien Heffernan, Ros Falvey
OPEN UNIVERSITY - A102 Arts Foundation Course

1994 JAZZ DANCING, Kathy Freeman
MUNSBACH SUMMER SCHOOL, Course Director: Anthony Cornish, Tutor: Graeme du Fresne

1993 Mask Workshop, ISB


Theatre: Actor/Drama Facilitator with Down to Earth Theatre Company, Rua Red, (Theatre in Education), various roles including Mabel in Turning the Tide

Flash Mob, AARO (Association of Artists representatives organisations) in conjunction with The National Campaign for the Arts, directed by Veronica Coburn

Chorus, The Trojan Women, Euripides, Smock Alley, The Core Dublin, Rodrigo Rodrigues

Masie Madigan, Juno and the Paycock, Sean O’Casey, L'Espace Leopold Senghor, Lynne Vaughan

Miss Bordelon, Auto De Fé, Tennessee Williams, The Warehouse Studio, Joe Tancredi
Lizzie, Scenes from The Rainmaker for the American Ambassador and friends, American Ambassador's Residence Brussels, Sharon Hollander
Cat/Garryowen/Newsboy/Zoe, A Dublin Bloom, Dermot Bolger, Scarabeus (performance cancelled opening night, rights issues), Colma O'Luanaigh
Madeleine, Vampire Lesbians of Sodom, Charles Busch, FEATS Competition - Arenbergschouzburg Antwerp, Ellen Eaves-Hileman
Madeleine, Vampire Lesbians of Sodom, Charles Busch, La Maison Blanche, Ellen Eaves-Hileman
Woman Singer, Cannibal Masque, Ronald Ribman Farce, ATC CT May
Lizzie, The Rainmaker, N. Richard Nash, British School of Brussels, Sharon Hollander

Starveling, Midsummer Night’s Dream, W. Shakespeare, Corroy-le-Chateau, Ellen Eaves-Hileman
Alf, Red Peppers, Noel Coward, FEATS Competition - Kurtheater Bad Homburg, Diana Morton-Hooper Deeks
Alf, Red Peppers, Noel Coward, The Warehouse Studio, Diana Morton-Hooper Deeks
Elena Ivanovna Popova, The Bear, Anton Chekov, La Maison Blanche, Christine Marchand Long
Princess Elena, Ways & Means, Noel Coward, La Maison Blanche, Sharon Hollander
Mrs Bald/Scots Girl, Road, Jim Cartwright, The Warehouse Studio, Steve Challens

Hedda's Demon, Hedda Gabler, Henrik Ibsen, Les Bains Connective, Andrew McIlroy

Marge, I Do Like to be Beside the Seaside, Paul Gray, The Warehouse Studio, Paul Gray
Grandma Fraochlán, The Mai, Marina Carr, Theatre Les Treteaux, Richard Wells

Susie, A Small Death In Belgium, Vincent Eaton, The Warehouse Studio, Vincent Eaton

Abbie, Desire Under The Elms, E. O’Neill, British School Brussels, Bob Bender

Monica, The Prime Of Miss Jean Brodie, Muriel Spark adapted for stage by Jay Presson Allen, British School of Brussels, Adam Brown

Hermia, Midsummer Night's Dream, W. Shakespeare, British School of Brussels, Tony Crasner

Nicky, Shakers, Godber and Thornton, The Warehouse Studio, Diana Morton-Hooper Deeks
Nora, Two Women, adaptation from Ibsen's A Doll's House by Kevin Leyden, Maelbeek Centre Brussels, Kevin Leyden
Various, A Midsummer's Evening - ATC Gala Benefit, an evening of song and dance, Jardin d'Hiver (Solvay Residence), Mary Benefiel
The Moon, Blood Wedding, Garcia Lorca, Le Grand Parquet, Sandy Notman

Gabriel, The Mysteries, adaptation by Tony Harrison, Boesdaelhoeve, Barbara Campbell
Lizzie, Drama At Inish, Lennox Robinson, British School of Brussels, Richard Wells

Miss Julie, Miss Julie, August Strindberg, L'Espace Leopold Senghor, Michael Elmquist

Raina, Arms And The Man, G. B. Shaw, British School of Brussels, Anne Fox
Madalayna, The Richest Girl In The World Finds Happiness, Robert Patrick, La Maison Blanche, Robert Rowe
Katie, Big Maggie, J. B. Keane, Theatre Les Treteaux, Bob Bender
Skills: Accents & dialects: American-California, American-New York, American-Southern States, American-Standard, Australian, Belfast, Cockney, Cork, Dublin, Irish-Northern, Irish-Southern, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Russian, Scottish-Standard
Languages: English* French Dutch German Gaelic
Music & Dance: Ballad, Cabaret, Bossa nova, a capella, Irish Step, Jazz Dancing, Ballet
Performance: Voice Over, ADR-Additional Dialogue Recording, Audio Drama, Childrens Theatre, Comedy, Musical Theatre, Physical Theatre, Story Telling
Sports: Horse-Riding, Tennis, Hockey, Stage Combat, Cycling, Swimming, Bowling
Vehicle Licences: Car Driving Licence
Other Skills: Improvisation (Boom Chicago Amsterdam), Narration, Story Telling, Computer Literate
Film: Rose, Full Circle, Phoenix Artz, Noel Brady

Karen, DUETS, Film Venture, Graham Cantwell

Linda, Horses for Courses (working title), Phoenix Artz, Noel Brady

Director’s Assistant & Dog Groomer, Webisodes 4 & 5, Craic Box, Linda Teehan / Sarah Carroll

Pilot’s Wife, In Transit: the white hotel, KASKfilms , Wim Baeten

Mrs Marquis, The Curiosity of Chance, Bigfoot Entertainment, Russell P. Marleau

A, Sell-a-Vision, Tim Brusselaers

Arbeidster, Explode RU486, Jesse De Greef - Best Debut at International Short Film Festival Leuven

Julia, Dear Julia, Isaac E. Gozin

Medieval Prostitute, The Anchoress, British Film Institute, Chris Newby
Voice Over: Commercial:
BASE, Dr Swing Studio
New Schweppes Fruit Drinks, Dr Swing Studio
Kantera, Dr Swing Studio
Coca Cola, Dr Swing
Ambipur, Studio Moliere
Leffe, ThinknTalk Studio
Dolmio, ThinknTalk Studio
The Emporer’s Wife film dubbing, Studio 5/5
Lipton’s Iced Tea, Dr Swing
Grand Marnier, Dr Swing
KBC competition clip, Mazda
Orange advertisement, Czar / Whar Music
European Space Agency, Banana Radio
Yaris Car of the year, Deux sur Deux Rep, Match Box

Luna Techs by Ivan Petrus recorded in Antwerp
Daisy and Dandelion, Cartoon, 352 Productions Luxembourg

ADR, The Velvet Voice
ADR, Magma Productions, Velvet Audio/The Velvet Voice
ADR, The Clinic, Velvet Audio/The Velvet Voice
Woman 1, Voice123
Girl, ABC Voiceover 2008 (IRL)
corporate video, Suez, LiveMedia Productions
information/promotional material, UCB
Instructional Pharmaceutical Corporate Video, UPC
Baby Girl (vaccination short), Studio Moliere
European Council promotional video, No Noiz
nature documentary, Triangle 7
pharmaceutical product instructional video, UCB HQ
corporate video, Suez, LiveMedia Productions
corporate recording, Sabena Technics, Studio Moliere
nature documentary, Twins Studios
commercial, BASE, Dr Swing
Decathlon promotional video, France
4 corporate videos, Suez, LiveMedia Productions
Pharmaceutical product instructional video, UCB Headquarters
IBA, Triangle7
corporate recording, Sabena Technics, Studio Moliere
Certus, Dr Swing
Instructional video on the environment, Studio 43
Fort Loncin audio guide, Studio 5/5
Instructional CD-Rom on credit cards, Europay
Languages & Accents: French, Irish, German, Dutch, Gaelic
Various English language accents
French, Irish, German and Dutch in English accents
TV: Police Constable, The Take, Take TV Ltd (Sky Network Television Ltd)

Wailing Woman, The Tudors Series 3 by HS Productions

Eliza Clark, White King Red Rubber Black Death, British Film Institute, Peter Bate

Secretary, Teen Spirit Productions, Flemish TV soap opera
Ballet teacher, Anna’s Summer, Createl, Jeanine Meerapfel
Extra, Farrinelli, Gérard Corbiau
Commercials: Base (mobile phone provider)
New Schweppes Fruit Drinks
Coca Cola
Lipton’s Iced Tea
Grand Marnier
Orange (mobile phone provider)
Yaris 'Car of the Year'
Dance: Dancer/Addict, Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About the Clubbing Scene, Random Scream Company, re-opening of Beursschouwburg, Davis Freeman

Various, A Midsummer's Evening - ATC Gala Benefit, an evening of song and dance, Jardin d'Hiver (Solvay Residence), Mary Benefiel