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Niall Buggy (born 3 October 1948) is an Irish actor who has worked extensively on the stage and screen in Ireland, the UK and the US. Some of his more well known roles include the lead in Brian Friel's Uncle Vanya, for which he won an Irish Times Theatre Award and an Olivier Award for Dead Funny. He won the Clarence Derwent award the Obie Time out and Drama desk for Aristocrats and the best performance uk theatre awards for Juno and the Paycock.Recent theatre inc Translations Broadway Sheffield Rose theatre ,Afterplay,By Brian Friel,Druid Murphy,London Galway Dublin New York ,The importance of being Earnest,Wilde Westend St Joan Donmar , Penelope,Rooms,Gentrification,Enda Walsh,Haunted Edna O Brien On Blueberry Hill Sebastian Barry,Best Actor Origin Theatre Award New York Furniture Sonya Kelly.


In 2010, he starred alongside Brenda Blethyn in Edna O'Brien's play Haunted.[1] The 6 date spring tour concluded with a run on the West End.[2]



In 1995, Buggy won the Olivier award for Best Comedy Performance for Dead Funny[3]


  1. ^ "Haunted Reviews at Royal Exchange – Manchester". Retrieved 28 July 2010.
  2. ^ "Brenda Blethyn & Niall Buggy star in Edna O'Brien's play Haunted". Archived from the original on 17 July 2011. Retrieved 28 July 2010.
  3. ^ "Niall Buggy | London Theatre from". 14 June 2010. Retrieved 28 July 2010.

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