Niamh Cusack Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 19 Jul, 2017
Facts of Niamh Cusack
Date of Birth: 1959 , October-20
Age: 61 years old
Birth Nation: Ireland
Name Niamh Cusack
Father Cyril Cusack
Mother Maureen Cusack
Nationality Irish
Birth Place/City Dalkey, County Dublin, Ireland
Net Worth N/A
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown
Waist size 82
Weight in KG 68 kg
Married Yes
Married to Finbar Lynch
Children Callam Lynch
Awards Irish Life Award
Siblings Sinéad Cusack (sister) Sorcha Cusack (sister) Pádraig Cusack (brother) Catherine Cusack (half-sister) Jeremy Irons (brother-in-law) Max Irons (nephew) Richard Boyd Barrett (nephew)
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Niamh Cusack is an Irish actress who is known for her work on Hereafter (2010), Five Minutes of Heaven (2009), and Heartbeat (1992). She has also made her remarkable appearance in a number of tv series including in the United Kingdom series Heartbeat (1992-1995) as a long-running character as Dr. Kate Rowan.

Early life and Education

Niamh Cusack was born on October 20, 1959, in Dalkey, County Dublin, Ireland into an acting family of great repute. She is the daughter of Cyril Cusack, one prominent star of the screen and stage and Maureen Cusack, an actress.

Niamh Cusack was raised up in Dalkey, with her three sisters Sinéad Moira Cusack, Sorcha Cusack, and, Catherine Cusack and two brothers, Pádraig Cusack and Paul Cusack. Her all three sisters are Irish actress and her two brothers are international theater producers.

Niamh Cusack belongs to Caucasian ethnicity and as far as concerned with her nationality, she is an Irish. Originally, she trained as a professional flutist and she also won a scholarship at the Royal Academy of Music.

Before winning a place at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama to train as an actress, Niamh Cusack also worked for the RTE National Symphony Orchestra as a freelance musician.

Professional career and Path

Niamh Cusack is a successful actress in Hollywood industry who has featured in a number of films. She first made her film debut in 1988 film Paris by Night portraying Jenny Swanton.

After portraying the major character in several movies and TV series, Niamh Cusack appeared as Lady Northumberland in Henry IV, Part || in 2012, alongside Alun Armstrong, Tom Hiddleston, and Jeremy John Irons as well.

Personal life and Affair

57 years old, Niamh Cusack is married to her boyfriend, Finbar Lynch. Her husband is an Irish actor. The couple has a son named Callam Lynch. According to the Guardian, she was candid about her hobby and child and said:

My husband, Finbar, and Calam are my biggest passion in life. My family and friends come second and then comes my acting. I think Calam's already decided acting's not for him. And that's fine. All I wish is that he finds something he's passionate about, the way I'm passionate about acting.”

Therefore we can guess, she exceedingly takes care of her family.  

Moreover, Niamh Cusack also loves food and feeding people. She has a dog.

Net worth and Body Measurement

As an actress, Niamh Cusack has earned a handsome amount of net worth from her career. After featuring in several popular films. She playing a major character in 2010 drama film Hereafter, which budget $50 million and finally collected a huge box office of $105.2 million.

Being a successful actress in Hollywood, Niamh Cusack has earned a million of net worth. She has a white face and brown colored hair.


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