Rúaidhrí Conroy

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Rúaidhrí Conroy
Born (1979-11-30) 30 November 1979 (age 39)
Dublin, Ireland
OccupationActor
Years active1990–present

Rúaidhrí Conroy (born 30 November 1979 in Dublin) is an Irish actor. He is the son of actor Brendan Conroy.[1] One of his first castings was as Tito in the film Into the West, for which he won a Young Artist Award in the Outstanding Youth Actors in a Family Foreign Film category.[2] In 1998, Conroy received the Theatre World Award for his performance in Martin McDonagh's play, The Cripple of Inishmaan.[3]

Conroy also appeared in another McDonagh piece, Six Shooter, which won the Academy Award for Live Action Short Film in 2006.[4] Although invited to the 78th Academy Awards, Conroy was unable to attend due to a "passport infringement" on arrival, resulting in his being returned home.[5]

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  1. ^ Ruaidhri Conroy Biography (1979?-)
  2. ^ a b "15th Annual Awards". Young Artist Awards. Archived from the original on 4 March 2011. Retrieved 9 May 2006.
  3. ^ a b "Theatre World Award Recipients". Retrieved 9 May 2006.
  4. ^ "Irish short Six Shooter wins Oscar". RTÉ News. Retrieved 9 May 2006.
  5. ^ "UK stars shine at Academy Awards". BBC News. Retrieved 9 May 2006.
  6. ^ "The Cripple Of Inishmaan: a CurtainUp Review". Retrieved 9 May 2006.
  7. ^ "National Theatre: Past Productions: 1996–2000". Retrieved 9 May 2006.
  8. ^ "DRUID Production Archive: The Country Boy". Archived from the original on 20 February 2005. Retrieved 10 May 2006.
  9. ^ "DRUID Production Archive: The Beauty Queen of Leenane". Archived from the original on 18 February 2005. Retrieved 10 May 2006.
  10. ^ "The View: 24 February 2004". RTÉ Television. Retrieved 9 May 2006.

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