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Charlie McCarthy

Producer, writer and director for theatre and film

Theatre, Film & TV
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CV

Television
Director
The Bunions 2014
Telegael for TG4
In production
Director Charlie McCarthy

Comedy-drama series

Play Next Door 3 x 40'
2014
Vision International Productions for RTE
Director Charlie McCarthy
Writer Fiona Looney, Patrick McCabe & Deirdre Purcell

Three single dramas for RTE written by Fiona Looney, Patrick McCabe and Deirdre Purcell

Citizen Charlie 1 x 90'
2013
Touchpaper/Element for RTE
Producer Clare Alan
Director Charlie McCarthy
Writer Colin Teevan
Starring Aidan Gillen

 
An Crisis Eile 6 x 25'
2012
Wildfire Film and Television Productions for TG4
Director Charlie McCarthy

 
Edna O'Brien - Life, Stories 2012
Icebox Films for RTE 1
Producer Cliona Ni Bhuachalla
Director Charlie McCarthy

Intimate portrait of the writer, Edna O'Brien.

Raw 4 3 x 52'
2011
Ecosse/Octagon Films for RTE
Director Charlie McCarthy
Writer Tom Farrelly, Stacey Gregg and Ursula Rani Sarma
Starring Charlene McKenna & Paul Reid

The fourth series of the popular Irish series

Touchpaper Television for RTE
Director Charlie McCarthy
Writer Colin Teevan
Starring David Herlihy, Simone Lahbib, Owen McDonnell, Sean McGuley & Matthew McNulty

Police drama set in a rural community on the West coast of Ireland

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Colum McCann: Becoming a New Yorker 52'
2010
Icebox Films for RTE
Director Charlie McCarthy
Starring Colum McCann

52 minute documentary

Raw Series 3 3 x 52'
2010
Ecosse/Octagon Films for RTE
Creator Lisa McGee
Director Charlie McCarthy
Starring Damon Gameau, Keith McErlean, Charlene McKenna & Liam Garrigan

Series 3 of the popular drama

An Crisis 6 x 25'
2009
Wildfire Film and Television for RTE
Producer Martha O'Neill
Director Charlie McCarthy
Writer Antoine O'Flatharta
Starring Risteard Cooper, Conor McNeil, Norma Sheahan, Kate Nic Chonaonaigh & Michelle Beamish

 
Seamus Heaney: Out of the Marvelous Feature documentary
2009
Icebox Films for RTE
Director Charlie McCarthy

Feature Documentary

Being John Banville 1 x 52'
2008
Icebox Films for RTE
Director Charlie McCarthy

Documentary about the Booker Prize winning John Banville

Pure Mule 2005
Accomplice Television for RTE
Director Charlie McCarthy
Writer Eugene O'Brien
Starring Charlene McKenna, Simone Kirby & Eileen Walsh

Each of the episodes is a self-contained story focusing on the weekend of one particular character from a Friday until a Monday morning.

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The Clinic 4 x 60'
2004
Parallel Films for RTE
Producer Joanthan Curling
Director Charlie McCarthy
Writer Orla Bleahen-Melvin
Starring Dominic Mafham & Victoria Smurfit

RTE's hit medical drama series

On Home Ground 2002
Little Bird for RTE
Producer Martha O'Neil
Director Charlie McCarthy
Starring Amy Huberman & Rory Keenan

 
All About Anna 2001
Icebox Films for RTE
Director Charlie McCarthy

 
The Bad Boy and the Home Town Girl 2000
Tyrone Productions for CBC
Director Charlie McCarthy

 
Writer and Director
Home For Christmas 2003
Icebox Films for RTE
Director Charlie McCarthy
Writer Charlie McCarthy
Starring Colin O'Donoghue & Dearbhla Molloy

 
Director and Producer
Legend 6 x 60'
2006
Icebox Films for RTE
Producer Charlie McCarthy
Director Charlie McCarthy
Starring Padraig Delaney, Allen Leech & Katie Whelan

The story of three very different Irish families, each one struggling to find their place amid the harsh realities of modern Ireland.

Radio
Writer
Rose Early One Morning 2000

 
Writer Charlie McCarthy

 
Theatre
Writer and Director
Ice 2000
Dublin Youth Theatre
Director Charlie McCarthy
Writer Charlie McCarthy

Oblivion 1999
Dublin Youth Theatre
Director Charlie McCarthy
Writer Charlie McCarthy