Maria Doyle Kennedy



  • Birth Name: Maria Josephine Doyle
  • Birth Place: Clontarf, Dublin, Ireland
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 09/25/1964, Libra
  • Profession: Actor; singer
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Maria Doyle Kennedy Fast Facts:
  • Released her first album When Justice Came in 1989 as part of the Black Velvet Band.
  • Made her film debut in The Commitments (1991), playing a backup singer.
  • Appeared in The Blue Macushla at the Druid Theatre in Galway in 1996.
  • Founded the music label Mermaid Records in 2001 and released her debut solo album, Charm.
  • Teamed with her husband, singer Kieran Kennedy, on the 2011 album The Storms Are On The Ocean.
  • Maria Doyle Kennedy Relationships:
  • Salvador Kennedy - Son
  • Kieran Kennedy - Husband
  • Louis Kennedy - Son
  • Daniel Kennedy - Son
  • Jesse James Kennedy - Son
  • Maria Doyle Kennedy Awards:
  • 2010 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 2012 Irish Film & Television Awards: Best Actress in a Lead Role in Television - Nominee
  • College:
  • Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland (BA in Political Science and Business, 1986)

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