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List of famous TV actors from Northern Ireland, listed alphabetically with photos of the actors when available. Northern Ireland has given birth to a lot of talented television actors who have gone on to star in comedies, dramas, soap operas, reality shows and more. These are some of the funniest and most talented Northern Irish TV stars that have ever lived, so if you're an aspiring actor or actress from Northern Ireland this list should contain many of your idols. If you're looking for a particular popular actor or actress from Northern Ireland then use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

This is a list that includes TV actors like Gary Moore and Iain Dowie.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the best Northern Irish TV actors?" and "Which television actors are from Northern Ireland?"

You can click on the names of these legendary TV stars of Northern Ireland in order to get more information about each one. If you're a TV junkie use this list of talented Northern Irish actresses to find some new TV stars that you haven't already heard of.

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Liam Neeson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland
Liam Neeson Star Wars: The Clone Wars, The Big C, Liberty's Kids

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Kenneth Branagh is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland
Kenneth Branagh Conspiracy, Wallander, Shackleton

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Amanda Burton is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland
Amanda Burton Silent Witness, Waterloo Road, Brookside

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Ciarán Hinds is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland
Ciarán Hinds Rome, Political Animals, Above Suspicion

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Diane Craig is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland
Diane Craig E Street, Out of the Blue, The Young Doctors

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Van Morrison is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland

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Gerry Brady is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland
Gerry Brady River City

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Gary Moore is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland

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Ray Stevenson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland
Ray Stevenson Dexter, Rome, At Home with the Braithwaites

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Michelle Fairley is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland
Michelle Fairley Game of Thrones, 24: Live Another Day, The Broker's Man

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Eamonn Holmes is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland
Eamonn Holmes Hard Spell, The Rich List, Points of View

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Susan Lynch is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland
Susan Lynch Monroe, The Unloved, The Ten Commandments

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Roma Downey is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland
Roma Downey Touched by an Angel, The Bible, A Woman Named Jackie

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James McCaffrey is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland
James McCaffrey Rescue Me, Beautiful People, Viper

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Roy Walker is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland
Roy Walker The Comedians, Catchphrase, I'm Famous and Frightened!

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John Hallam is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland
John Hallam The Black Adder, EastEnders, Moonbase 3

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Nadine Coyle is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland
Nadine Coyle Popstars: The Rivals, The Girls Aloud Party, Girls Aloud: Off the Record

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James Greene is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland
James Greene Alien Nation, The Days and Nights of Molly Dodd, Mapp and Lucia

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John Lynch is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland
John Lynch Labyrinth, Chimera, The Passion

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Adrian Dunbar is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland
Adrian Dunbar Death in Paradise, A Woman's Guide to Adultery, The Quatermass Experiment

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Colin Blakely is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland
Colin Blakely The Beiderbecke Affair, Paradise Postponed, The Hanged Man

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Pat Bishop is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland
Pat Bishop Number 96, Brides of Christ

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George Best is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland

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Warren Christie is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland
Warren Christie Alphas, October Road, House Rules

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Peter Dickson is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland
Peter Dickson Monkey Dust, Test the Nation, Ant & Dec's Gameshow Marathon

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Ian McElhinney is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland
Ian McElhinney Game of Thrones, Single-Handed, Wokenwell

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James Burke is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland
James Burke British television Apollo 11 coverage, The Day the Universe Changed

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Patrick Magee is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland

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Conleth Hill is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland
Conleth Hill Game of Thrones, The Life and Times of Vivienne Vyle, Blue Heaven

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Garth Ennis is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland

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Michael Smiley is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland
Michael Smiley Luther, Utopia, Murder Prevention

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Patricia Quinn is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland
Patricia Quinn I^! Claudius, Hammer House of Horror, The 100 Greatest Musicals

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Stephen Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland
Stephen Kennedy Making Waves

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Robert McKenzie is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland

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Flora Montgomery is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland
Flora Montgomery Father & Son, The Murdoch Mysteries (2004)

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Siobhán McKenna is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland

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Bronagh Gallagher is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland
Bronagh Gallagher The Fitz, Over The Rainbow (UK)

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Michael Legge is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland
Michael Legge Thomas the Tank Engine and Friends, Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends, Outcasts

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Valerie Lilley is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland
Valerie Lilley Shameless, Emma, Albion Market

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Geraldine Hughes is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland

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Zara Turner is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland
Zara Turner Midnight Man, Any Time Now, McCallum

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Geraldine O'Rawe is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland

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Charles Lawson is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland

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Gerard Murphy is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland
Gerard Murphy The Scarlet Pimpernel, Charters and Caldicott, McCallum

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Sean Caffrey is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland
Sean Caffrey Edge of Darkness, Galloping Galaxies!, No Hiding Place

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Eileen Pollock is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland

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Aislín McGuckin is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland
Aislín McGuckin The Creatives

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Frances Tomelty is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland
Frances Tomelty Strangers, The Amazing Mrs Pritchard

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Shane Brolly is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland
Shane Brolly Chromiumblue.com

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Linda Martin is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous TV Actors from Northern Ireland
Linda Martin You're a Star, Popstars: Ireland