Anna Nugent

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Height: 5' 8"

Principal Age Range: 34 - 40

Build: Slim

Hair: Blonde

Eyes: Hazel


Screen credits include the role of 'Mars' in the webseries "FOLLYWOOD" directed by John Gleeson, 'AMY' in "MEITHERHOOD" directed by Maureen O'Connell, 'Florence' in Ian Power's "THE TATTOO" an IFTA nominee and winner of Best Irish Short at this year's Fastnet Film Festival, the lead female role in Justin Davey's short film "THE LONG WET GRASS", a role in TV3's political mini-series "THE BAILOUT" directed by Conall Morrison and John Comiskey, and 'Lucille Wright' in the feature film "WE HAVE ALWAYS LIVED IN THE CASTLE" directed by Stacie Passon, which are both currently in post production.

Other screen credits include 'Emily' in "LAW & ORDER: SVU", Mary Dore's award winning documentary "SHE'S BEAUTIFUL WHEN SHE'S ANGRY", the lead role of 'Penny' in the feature film "CHECKING IN", 'Sarah Palmerston' in Andrew Legge's short film "THE UNUSUAL INVENTIONS OF HENRY CAVENDISH", and the lead role of 'Penelope' in the web series "30,000 TO ONE".

Watch Anna's Show Reel here

A talented voice artiste Anna voices characters in Gingerbread Productions animated series for Disney "SPACE CHICKENS IN SPACE", and also the voice of 'Phyllis' in the Irish animated feature "UGLY DUCKLING & ME".

Theatre credits include "THE MCGOWAN TRILOGY", "ORSON WELLES CHRISTMAS CAROL", "THE LARAMIE PROJECT", "COLLECTED STORIES", "BOY GETS GIRL", "FEATURING LORETTA", "TAPE" and "ALL IN THE TIMING", 'Helen of Troy' in Mike Finn's "SHOCK & AWE", 'Emily Webb' in "OUR TOWN", "BUMBOG AND BEES", and 'Ophelia' in "HAMLET". Her US theatre credits include 'Sister James' in "DOUBT", the US premiere of Irish playwright and screenwriter Derek O'Conner's one-woman show "MISAPPROPRIATED", "CHECKING IN", "SOMETHING TO REMEMBER ME BY" and "TO FOOL THE EYE".

Accents & Skills

Accents: Mid West US (Native), Irish, RP, Cockney, New York, Southern States

Skills: Drama Facilitation, Stage Combat, Pistol (Level 1), Voice-over (Animation & Commercial), Mime, Teleprompter, Improvisation

Interests: Fitness & Yoga

Music & Dance: Ballroom Dancer & Instructor, Voice (Mezzo Soprano)

Awards: Best Actress Award 2014 1st Irish Theatre Festival in New York for Seamus Scanlon's THE MCGOWAN TRILOGY




Drama Facilitation / ArtsTrain

Youth Theatre Ireland / The Lab

2 year Conservatory

Gaiety School of Acting

BA in Theatre and Criminal Justice

Calvin College (Grand Rapids, MI)

Acting for Camera

Bob Krakower, Marci Phillips, Steven Williford, Casey Childs, the Laundras, Michael Laibson


Patsy Rodenburg, Mortiz von Stuelpnagel, Andy Goldberg, Andrew Wade, Jonathan Epstein

Scene Study

Mark Blum, Blake Lawrence, Harry O'Reilly, Duncan Stewart, Primary Stages ESPA


Keith Johnstone

Stage Combat

B. H. Barry


Alex Brumel, Dan Thaler

Screen Experience




Production Company

Follywood (webseries)


John Gleeson

Eleanor Bell

Meitherhood (Short)


Maureen O'Connell

Christiane O Mahony

The Monterey Express (Short)

Miss Purviance

Anthony Breatnach

Black Stream Films

The Tattoo (IFB Short)


Ian Power

Rocket Science Productions

The Long Wet Grass (Short)

Woman (Lead)

Justin Davey

Nancy Manocherian's The Cell

The Bailout

Fed Official 1

Conal Morrison

White Friar Film Productions

We Have Always Lived in a Castle (Feature)

Lucille Wright

Stacie Passon

Further Films

Law & Order: SVU (Season 17, Episode 18)


Jean de Segonzac

Universal Television

She's Beautiful When She's Angry (Documentary)

Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz / Manifesto Reader

Mary Dore

30,000 to ONE (Web Series)

Penelope (Lead)


Cahill Bros

Checking In (Feature)

Penny (Lead)

Richard St. Peter

Small Town Dangerous Productions

Northern Blue (Web Series)

Det. Christina Starr (Lead)

Anna Nugent

Self produced

Ugly Duckling & Me (Animated Feature)

Phyllis (Lead)

Michael Hegner

Magma Films

On the Prowl (Web)

Guest Star

Vaughn Stewart & Troy Curtis

Funny or Die

The Unusual Inventions of Henry Cavendish (Short)


Andrew Legge

Restoration Films

Theatre Experience



Theatre/Theatre Company


The McGowan Trilogy (World Premiere)


Kino Theater and the Cell

Kira Simring

Checking In



Brian Hampton / Richard St. Peter


One-woman show

Fringe NYC / Art House Productions (Jersey City, NJ)

Jack Halpin

To Fool the Eye

Taxi Driver / Gypsy / Chanteuse


Cailín Heffernan

Something to Remember Me By


Art House Productions (Jersey City, NJ)

Jack Halpin

The Seagull (Reading)

Cook / Stage Directions

Culture Project

Max Stafford-Clark

The Yeats Project (Concert Reading)

Nona / Ismene

Irish Repertory Theatre

George G. Heslin

Doubt, A Parable

Sister James

Tangent Arts (Tivoli, NY)

Keith Teller

Orson Welles' Christmas Carol


AboutFace Ireland

Paul Meade & Moira Walsh

Collected Stories

Lisa Morrison

Civic Theatre

Josh Edelman

The Laramie Project

Multiple Roles

Helix Theatre & Civic Theatre

Paul Brennan

Featuring Loretta


TheatreSPACE and Civic Theatre

John Delaney

Shock and Awe (World Premiere)

Helen of Troy

Island Theatre, Limerick

Paul Brennan

Boy Gets Girl

Theresa Bedell

Civic Theatre

John Delaney


Amy Randall

AboutFACE Ireland

John Delaney



Dublin Castle

Mary Kelly-Borgata

Our Town

Emily Webb

Island Theatre, Limerick

Terry Devlin

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