Claire is a graduate in Drama and Theatre at Trinity College Dublin, and has specialised in the Michael Chekhov technique with the Michael Chekhov International Academy, Dublin & Berlin.
She was a recipient of the Cinetalent Spotlight Award at the JDIFF Dublin International Film Festival for her role in Ferdia MacAnna’s All About Eva.
Claire is currently to be seen on Netflix in Paddy Slattery’s highly acclaimed feature film Broken Law (Failsafe Films), and is in development with Flirting with the Surreal: An Encounter with Pat Ingoldsby, a theatre piece celebrating the life and works of Ireland’s much-loved writer and poet.
Film credits include Urban Traffik (October Eleven Productions), Hidden Potential (Scan Productions), and Hexing (Dark Window Media).
Theatre credits include Meet Me in The Gardens(Shiva Productions), Green Skies, A Double Ryhthm (Lisa Freeman), The Living Poet’s Society (Power of Words Festival), and SAC – Special Area of ConVersation (Joanna Hopkins & Mary Conroy).
We are delighted to announce Paddy Slatterys film Broken Law, featuring Frontline member Claire Blennerhassett, has been accepted to the virtual Newport Beach Film Festival.
The film will be available to view from 1st Oct and you can find out more information Here