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Pauline McLynn
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Pauline McLynn

Pauline McLynn was named Best Comedy Actress on British TV in 1996 for her role as batty housekeeper Mrs. Doyle in the highly acclaimed series Father Ted.

She appeared in Alan Parker's Angela's Ashes earlier this year, the BBC production of It Happened One Year and David Caffrey's Aristocrats. She also stars in the television series Ballykissangel.

Alongside her acting career, McLynn is a regular guest on television panel shows They Think It's All Over, If I Ruled the World and Have I Got News for You." She played the younger sister in the Roddy Doyle-scripted The Family and will soon be seen in a new sitcom The Dark Ages. McLynn also presents her own radio show on London's GLR.

Note: This profile was written in or before 2003.

Pauline McLynn Facts

BirthdayJuly 11, 1962 (60)
BirthplaceSligo, Ireland

Selected Filmography

Not available.