Irish actor LIAM CUNNINGHAM (Maguire) was recently seen in the award-winning film The Wind That Shakes the Barley, opposite Cillian Murphy and directed by Ken Loach. For his role in the film, Cunningham received an Irish Film & Television Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role in a Feature Film, and the film won Best Irish Film.
Cunningham’s other film credits include The Tournament, Breakfast on Pluto, The League of Gentlemen’s Apocalypse, The Card Player, Mystics, Dog Soldiers, Revelation, The Abduction Club, The Island of the Mapmaker’s Wife, A Love Divided (for which he won Best Actor at the Cherbourg-Octeville Festival of Irish and British Film), Jude and First Knight. Cunningham will next be seen in Hunger and Blood: The Last Vampire.
Cunningham’s television credits include ITV’s Northanger Abbey; Anner House; BBC’s Murphy’s Law and Hotel Babylon; The Clinic; Granada Television’s Prime Suspect and Messiah: The Promise; and the telefilms The Crooked Man, Stranded (Hallmark Entertainment), Final Demand (BBC), Attila (USA Network), RKO 281 (HBO) and Too Rich: The Secret Life of Doris Duke (CBS).
Cunningham’s extensive theater credits include Poor Beast in the Rain (Gate Theatre, Dublin), The Cavalcaders (Tricycle Theatre), A Streetcar Named Desire (Gate Theatre, Dublin) and As You Like It (Royal Shakespeare Company).