Jessie Buckley

  • Birth Place: Killarney, County Kerry, Ireland
  • Profession: Actor
Where to Watch

Available to Stream

  • Watch on

Fast Facts

  • Came in second on I'd Do Anything, a 2008 BBC-televised competition to find a new, unknown lead to play the role of Nancy in a West End revival of Oliver!
  • Turned down an offer to understudy winner Jodie Prenger in order to appear in a revival of Stephen Sondheim's A Little Night Music, directed by Trevor Nunn.
  • Completed a six-month residency at the world-famous Annabel's, singing jazz music.
  • Performed opposite Jude Law in a West End production of Shakespeare's Henry V in 2014.
  • Hand-picked to join Kenneth Branagh's theatre company in 2015.

Awards

  • 2019, BAFTA Film Awards — Rising Star Award: Nominee
  • 0, — :

Relationships

  • Killian — Brother
  • Julie — Sister
  • Eva — Sister
  • Marina Cassidy — Mother
  • Lily — Sister
  • Tim Buckley — Father

College

  • Royal Irish Academy of Music, Dublin, Ireland; Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts, London, England (BA in Acting, 2013)

Coming Soon

Because it's never too early to plan Thursday night... two months from now.

Your new favorite show is right here. Trust us.

My News

Sign up and add shows to get the latest updates about your favorites shows - Start Now