Kirwan was born in Churchtown, County Dublin, Republic of Ireland. Her father was an insurance broker and her mother was a French and Latin teacher.
She got her big acting break in 1991 production A Time To Dance. Whilst filming Ballykissangel she became engaged to co-star Stephen Tompkinson, but they later split.
Dervla Kirwan Facts
|Birthday||October 24, 1971 (47)|
|Birthplace||Churchtown, Dublin, Ireland|