Bríd Brennan

Brid Brennan was an actress who had a successful Hollywood career. Brennan's early acting career consisted of roles in various films, such as the drama "The Ballroom of Romance" (1981) with Brenda Fricker, the action flick "Excalibur" (1981) with Nigel Terry and the drama "Maeve" (1982) with Mary Jackson. She also appeared in "Four Days in July" (1984), "Anne Devlin" (1984) and "Ursula and Glenys" (1985). She continued to act in productions like "Saint-Ex" (1995), the Geraldine Chaplin historical love story "Words Upon the Window Pane" (1995) and the romance "Trojan Eddie" (1997) with Stephen Rea. In her more recent career, she continued to act in the dramatic adaptation "Dancing At Lughnasa" (1998) with Meryl Streep, "Felicia's Journey" (1999) with Bob Hoskins and "Topsy-Turvy" (1999) with Jim Broadbent. She also appeared in the drama "Swansong: Story of Occi Byrne" (2011) with Martin McCann and "Shadow Dancer" (2013). Most recently, Brennan acted in the Saoirse Ronan dramatic adaptation "Brooklyn" (2015).