Bairbre Dowling

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Bairbre Dowling (born 27 March 1953) is an Irish actress.

She was born in Dublin as Barbara Patricia Dowling, the daughter of actor Vincent Dowling and actress Brenda Doyle, who died in a car crash in 1981. She has three sisters, Louise, Valerie, and Rachel, and a step-brother, Cian.[1] She was married from 1977 to 1994 to actor Colm Meaney,[2] with whom she had a daughter, Brenda, in 1989.[3]

Dowling worked with her husband in the PBS television film, Playboy of the Western World in 1983,[4] in John Huston's 1987 film The Dead,[5] and in the 1994 drama, War of the Buttons.[6]

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Television[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Dowling, Vincent 1929–". Contemporary Authors  – via HighBeam Research (subscription required). 2006-01-01. 
  2. ^ "'I had no time for them crying into their pints'". The Irish Times  – via HighBeam Research (subscription required). 2007-09-22. 
  3. ^ "Stroke-ism and greed: why Colm Meaney is convinced we've sold our souls". The Mail on Sunday  – via HighBeam Research (subscription required). 2012-08-26. 
  4. ^ Playboy of the Western World (TV 1983) Internet Movie Database. Retrieved: 2013-03-14.
  5. ^ The Dead (1987) Internet Movie Database. Retrieved: 2013-03-14.
  6. ^ War of the Buttons (1994) Internet Movie Database. Retrieved: 2013-03-14.

External links[edit]