After graduating from the Gaiety School of Acting, Barry Barnes's numerous stage credits include Antonio in Twelfth Night; Malcolm in Macbeth; Rory in the Royal Court's production of Cavalcaders; Bentham in Juno and the Paycock; Donal Davoren in The Shadow of a Gunman; Rehill in Sour Grapes; John in Into the Heartland; Sir Henry in Cuirt an Mhean Oiche, Manus in the Abbey Theatre's production of Translations, which also toured the U.S.; Dave in Lovers at Versailles; and Jim Bayliss in All My Sons at the Abbey Theatre. On television and in film he has appeared in the MGM production of Moll Flanders; as Michael Dolan in The Hanging Gale; as DI Fagan in The Painted Lady; the BBC drama, Vicious Circle; as Sergeant Ruane in the second series of The Ambassador; in Thaddeus O'Sullivan's Ordinary Decent Criminal; he was DI Simms in The Escapist and he played Sean in the RTE mini-series, No Tears. Most recently, he appeared in Spin the Bottle.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2003.
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