News & Reviews

Shane Casey in The Young Offenders

Posted by on Sep 19, 2016 in News

Shane Casey in The Young Offenders

Shane Casey plays Billy Murphy in Peter Foott’s comedy The Young Offenders which is on general release in Ireland at the moment and has been getting four and five stars reviews. Graham Norton loved the film, saying “”A classic movie double act is born! It captures everything that makes Ireland so special – it’s very funny, outrageous, and full of heart. Sell all your cocaine and buy a ticket to see this film!”” ★★★★★ “Funniest movie in Years” 98FM ★★★★ 1/2 “Perfectly...

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Finished filming on Partly Cloudy

Posted by on Mar 19, 2012 in News

Finished filming on Partly Cloudy

Shane has completed filming on Mark Cogan’s ‘Partly Cloudy’ which is a follow up to ‘Heart’ which can be viewed on YouTube.

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Review: Wet Paint

Posted by on Jul 1, 2011 in Reviews

Review: Wet Paint

  Meantime, Barry, played with aplomb by the charismatic Casey himself, is the laddish type, bragging about his sexual exploits, swaggering about the workplace, but hiding problems and vulnerabilities that he has no way of divulging to others. Read the full review by the Irish Theatre Magazine Excellent 96fm

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Kettle wins award at Cork Film Festival

Posted by on Nov 14, 2010 in News

Kettle wins award at Cork Film Festival

Brian Power’s ‘Kettle’ scooped the ‘Made In Cork’ Award for Best Short Film. Irish Film & Television Network

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Cork actor wins award

Posted by on Feb 1, 2009 in News

Cork actor wins award

The Cork Independant had a piece on Love Peace and Robbery’s win at the Limerick Unfringed Festival Awards: A 28-year-old Cork actor was acknowledged for his sterling performances during the recent Limerick Unfringed Festival when he was voted Best Actor.

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Review: Love Peace and Robbery

Posted by on Jan 24, 2009 in Reviews

Review: Love Peace and Robbery

The Irish Examiner gave Love Peace and Robbery four stars, called the show excellent and said: Shane Casey gives a fine performance as the young criminal, Darren, who is edgy and frenetic” The Cork Independant said …with outstanding performances from three cork men, Aidan O’Hare, John Desmond and Shane Casey  

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Review: Disco Pigs

Posted by on Jun 1, 2008 in Reviews

Sunday Times said of Disco Pigs Casey is excellent, conveying a sense of having suddenly outgrown his own skin, combining this effectively with an undertone of mania, hinting at something broken within Cork Independant said ‘Wow!’ Shane Casey and Samantha Heaney as Pig and Runt had the full house at times rocking with laughter while at other times reeling with revulsion and fear […] two of the best performances seen in a Cork production in years. Beg borrow or steal a ticket if you must, make sure you see this superb...

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Review: Lonestar

Posted by on Mar 5, 2008 in Reviews

Irish Examiner gave Lonestar four stars and had the following to say: Shane Casey inhabits the rather manic character with ease, succeeding in betraying his angst as he drunkenly plays out scenes he witnessed in the war

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Review: Romeo & Juliet

Posted by on Mar 1, 2008 in Reviews

The Irish Times review of Romeo & Juliet included the following: Those who can accommodate a comic emphasis are bound to relish it. The energy, athleticism, competence and quality of the five multi character actors are so engaging… The Evening Echo said Shane Casey is excellent

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