Maeve Dermody

Maeve Dermody

  • Birthday: 1985-11-02
  • Place of birth: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Biography

Maeve Dermody (mayv DUR-mə-dee; born 2 November 1985) is a UK-based Australian actress. After a film appearance at 5 years old, her adult acting career has included work in Australian and British television, theatre, short films, and movies. While still in high school, Dermody began getting roles in Australian television series such as All Saints (1998), and in short films. Her first major film role was in the independent thriller Black Water (2007), which earned her multiple nominations for Best Supporting Actress awards in the Australian film industry. Her next major film role was in Beautiful Kate (2009), for which she was again nominated for the AFI Best Supporting Actress Award. She had a lead role in the 2010 film Griff the Invisible, and in the 2012 miniseries Bikie Wars: Brothers in Arms. In 2013, Dermody starred as Claire Simpson in the 10-part Australian-Singaporean TV drama series Serangoon Road. In Christmas 2015, Dermody starred as Vera Claythorne in BBC One's version of Agatha Christie's thriller And Then There Were None. She is also active in the Australian theatre, having appeared in productions such as Killer Joe, Measure for Measure, Our Town, and The Seagull, for major theatre companies in Sydney.

Filmography

Black Water

2007

As Lee

Beautiful Kate

2009

As Toni

Griff the Invisible

2011

As Melody

Dangerous Remedy

2012

As Jo Wainer

The Fear of Darkness

2015

As Dr. Sarah Faithfull

Breathing Under Water

1993

As Maeve

The Space Between

2017

As Olivia

Greg's First Day

2013

As Mandy

Almost

2012

As Emily

A Fairytale of the City

2006

As The Girl

Magpie

2010

As Martha

Pawno

2015

As Kate

Past Midnight

2009

As Ginny

2:22

2017

As Sandy

All Shook Up

2003

As Billy

Shot Open

2009

As Amelia Walsh

Walnut

2007

As Ghyselle

The Immortal

2019

As Lucy

Love Type D

2019

As Frankie

Birdie

2018

As

The Secret Garden

2020

As Alice

Hilma

2022

As Sigrid

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