Actor of film and television who had recurring roles on the series Inside and the soap opera Fair City. He was nominated for a Best Actor award for his work in the 1995 film Guiltrip.
He served in the Irish Navy before becoming involved in the Dublin Youth Theater.
He appeared in films such as Patriot Games and The Courier, and on shows such as Heroes, ER, and Lost.
He married actress Karen Woodley and had two children.
He had a small part in the 2011 film Water for Elephants, starring Reese Witherspoon.