Amy Shiels

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Amy Shiels
Born (1991-02-21) 21 February 1991 (age 28)
ResidenceLos Angeles, California
OccupationActress
Years active2001–present

Amy Shiels (born 21 February 1991) is an Irish film and television actress who is best known for roles in the films Veronica Guerin, Slaughter, Twin Peaks, and as Lunafreya Nox Fleuret in Final Fantasy XV.

Early life and family[edit]

Shiels was born in 1978 in Dublin, the seventh child in a large family.[1] She was the cousin of actor Karl Shiels.[2]

Career[edit]

Shiels worked in the troupe of the Gaiety Theatre, Dublin for three years and began to appear in Irish and British television series.[1] Her debut in a big movie was a role in the film Veronica Guerin with Cate Blanchett in the lead role.[1] She performed a number of roles in films of independent American filmmakers: in 2009 she played in the movie Slaughter, in 2012 she performed a role in the film Citadel.[1]

Since 2012, she began to voice the characters of video games, including: Call of Duty: Black Ops III, Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare, Final Fantasy XV,[1] and Divinity: Dragon Commander. In 2014, she moved to live in Los Angeles to further develop her acting career.

In 2015, she was cast in Twin Peaks: The Return.[3]

Currently shooting another David Lynch project The Happy Worker, directed by Duwayne Dunham, due for release 2019.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e Duckers, Kirsteen (4 June 2017). "Who is Amy Shiels from Twin Peaks: The Return?". Monsters and Critics. Retrieved 7 October 2017.
  2. ^ "Sleep well, cousin. You were born to shock us, in all the best ways". 15 July 2019.
  3. ^ Kehoe, Paddy (18 March 2017). "Shine Brightly: Irish stars set to rise in 2017". RTÉ. Retrieved 7 October 2017.

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