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Robert Sheehan Biography

Birth Name:
Robert Michael Sheehan
Birth Place:
Portlaoise, County Laois, Ireland

Fast Facts

  • Became interested in acting during primary school when he played the lead in his school's production of Oliver With a Twist
  • Did not undergo any formal training to be an actor
  • Made his film debut in Song for a Raggy Boy (2003) at age 14
  • Won a BAFTA Television Award in 2010 along with his fellow cast mates of the British sci-fi drama Misfits


  • 2017IFTA Film & Drama Awards-Best Actor in a Supporting Role Drama: nominated