13 November 2019 The Irish Film & Television Network
Actors
TV
Crew
Digital
Distribution
Education / Training
Equipment
Festivals / Markets
Finance
Legal
Locations Ireland
Post Production
Production
Rep Bodies
JOBS FILMOGRAPHY NEWS WHO'S WHO DIARY GALLERY IFTA
     
NEWS IN BRIEF
Features & Interviews
Production News
Post Production News
VFX News
Animation News
Digital News
Festivals News
Training News
Cast News
Finance News
IFTA Film & Drama Awards
Galway Film Fleadh 2017
List Your Company
Daily News Bulletin
Site Map
IFTN HOME
Irish Actor Alan Devlin Passes Away Aged 64
20 May 2011 :
Alan Devlin
The funeral will take place today, Friday May 20th for veteran Irish actor, Alan Devlin. The stage and screen veteran died suddenly on Friday, May 13th at the age of 64. He is best known for his roles in films such as ‘War of the Buttons’, ‘Song for a Raggy Boy’, ‘Bloom’ and ‘The Wednesdays’ and for Noel Pearson’s stage version of ‘HMS Pinafore’.

The veteran actor appeared on stage and screen since the 1970s, starring in films such as ‘The Long Good Friday’, ‘Ordinary Decent Criminal’ and ‘The Lonely Passion of Judith Hearne’ amongst many others. He also starred in TV dramas such as ‘The Crezz’, ‘Omagh’ and ‘Sinners’. He furthermore enjoyed much stage success, winning a West End Theatre award (now known as the prestigious Laurence Oliver award) for a London production of ‘A Moon for the Misbegotten’.

The removal will take place at 1pm today from Quinn's of Glasthule in Dun Laoghaire, to Mount Jerome Crematorium, arriving there at 2pm for a Funeral Service.


BREAKING NEWS
Irish Screen legend Niall Tóibín passes away, aged 89
Speakers and further information announced for SSI & Screen Skillnet Co-Production Lab
“Transformational change” needed to address public service media issues in Ireland
IFTA to Host Panel Event ‘Writing Scripted Comedy (…That’s Actually Funny)’ in Association with the BAI

FEATURES & INTERVIEWS
Darklands stars Dane Whyte O’Hara & Damien Gildea speak with IFTN
What Time is Death? Director Paul Duane talks with IFTN
Free Industry Newsletter
Subscribe to IFTN's industry newsletter - it's free and e-mailed directly to your inbox every week.
Click here to sign up.


RELATED NEWS
INTERVIEW: Five Minutes With... 'My Left Foot' and 'Tara Road' Screenwriter Shane Connaughton
31 Jul 2012 
Irish Actor Alan Devlin Passes Away Aged 64
20 May 2011 
‘The Wednesdays’ Wins at Aspen Shortsfest
24 Apr 2008 
‘The Wednesdays’ Scoops Audience Award at Clermont-Ferrand
11 Feb 2008 
EDITOR'S PICK
Irish Screen legend Niall Tóibín passes away, aged 89
“Transformational change” needed to address public service media issues in Ireland
Animation Ireland seeking applications for position of Chief Executive (part-time)
Three Canada-Ireland projects receive over €94k in funding
CONNECT WITH IFTN
Find us on Facebook
Follow IFTN on Twitter
E-Newsletter Subscribe
Subscribe to RSS Feed




 
 the Website  Directory List  Festivals  Who's Who  Locations  Filmography  News  Crew  Actors
 

Contact Us | Advertise | Copyright | Terms & Conditions | Security & Privacy | RSS Feed | Twitter