Frank Kelly

TV Actor

Birthday December 28, 1938

Birth Sign Capricorn

Birthplace Ireland

DEATH DATE Feb 28, 2016 (77)

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Irish acting veteran who is best known for his role as Father Jack Hackett on the Channel 4 series Father Ted.

Before Fame

He had his first acting job as an extra in The Italian Job (1969).


He had film roles in Evelyn (2002) and My Name Is Yu Ming (2003).

Family Life

He raised seven children with his wife, Bairbre Neldon.

Associated With

He had a supporting role opposite Timothy Hutton in the dramatic comedy Turning Green (2005).