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Devon Murray (born 28 October 1988) is an Irish actor best known for playing Seamus Finnigan in the Harry Potter film series.

Devon Murray
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Murray in 2016
Devon Michael Murray

(1988-10-28) 28 October 1988 (age 30)
Years active1997–present



Devon Murray was born in County Kildare, Ireland on 28 October 1988. When he was six, his parents Michael and Fidelma Murray sent him to the Billie Barry and within two weeks he landed a Tesco television ad. Within six months he was in his first movie, acting alongside Aidan Quinn in This Is My Father (1998). He then joined the National Performing Arts School and made his breakthrough role in Angela's Ashes (1999). He also acted with Jane Seymour in Yesterday's Children (2000).


Year Title Role Notes
1998 This Is My Father Christy
1999 Angela's Ashes Middle Malachy
2000 Yesterday's Children Young Geoffrey Sutton TV film
2001 Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone Seamus Finnigan Released as Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone in the US and India
2002 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
Kelly Himself TV series
2003 Interviews with Students Video documentary short
2004 Head to Shrunken Head Video documentary short
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban Seamus Finnigan
2005 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
2006 Reflections on the Fourth Film Himself Video documentary short
2007 Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix Seamus Finnigan
2008 Gone Fishing Young Bill Short film
The Podge and Rodge Show Himself TV series episode #4.8
The 9th Meteor Ireland Music Awards Presenter
2009 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Seamus Finnigan
2010 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 1
2011 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2
2017 Every time you need me Simonna Music video
2018 Damo & Ivor: The Movie Bosco


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