Helena Bereen

About: Helena is one of Northern Ireland’s more mature actors. She has been working professionally for over 40 years and has performed in many theatrical productions throughout Ireland, England, and Canada. She has starred in the Oscar winning short ‘The Shore’ and the BAFTA winning short ‘United’. Helena trained at the Gaiety School of Acting and the Canadian National.
Playing Range: Sixties/Seventies 
Height: 5’4″
Hair: Blonde
Eyes: Blue
Build: Slim
Skills: Trained SRN and Midwife. Full clean license.
Accents: Fluent French Speaker

The Weather Watchers Grandma Paul McAneaney Cahoots NI
The Colleen Bawn Mrs Creggan Zoe Seaton Big Telly Theatre
Family Plot Aunt Lizzie Michael Duke Tinderbox Theatre
The Borrowers Mrs Driver Chris Wallace Helix Theatre
Marching On Shirley Stuart Graham Lyric Theatre
Cinderella Potty (Ugly Sister) Rachel O’Riordan Devenish
A Doll’s House Ann-Marie Simon Magill Lyric Theatre
On McQuillan’s Hill Mrs Tymley Stephen Wright Tinderbox
Noel Coward’s Fallen Angels Jayne Colin Carnegie Europa
Lovers Cissy Zoe Seaton Big Telly/Tour
All My Sons Kate Keller Zoe Seaton Arts Theatre
Dance of the Dinosaurs Helena French Jim Brookes Punchbag Theatre- Galway
Philadelphia Here I Come Madge/Lizzie Kevin McHugh Irish Tour
The Tinker’s Wedding Mary Byrne Pierre Campos Hawkswell
Children Of Eve Mother Mercy Peter Sheridan Andrews Lane
Chapter Two Faye Rebecca Roper Andrews Lane
The Plough and the Stars Bessie Burgess Kevin McHugh Irish Tour
Strategy for Butterflies Eve Terry O’Dea Andrews Lane
Hamlet Gertrude Pierre Campos Hawkswell
Romeo and Juliet The Nurse Kevin McHugh Irish Tour
Mrs Klein Mrs Klein Dr Diana Theadorus Dartington
Jacko Sister David Kevin McHugh Irish Tour
Try Anything Twice Josephine Terry O’Dea New Eblana Theatre
The Country Boy Mother Zoe Seaton Big Telly
Woman on the verge of HRT Vera Jonathan Burgess Irish Tour
One of Us Grandmother Stefan van de Graaff NI Screen
I am Belfast Belfast Marc Cousins NI Screen
The Devils Doorway Mother Superior Aislínn Clarke IFC Films
Don’t Leave Home Housekeeper Michael Tully Netflix
Green Oranges Helen Conor Grimes Cinema
Wake Mum Stephen Petticrew Morrow
Tonight We Fly Sadie Fintan Brady Triplevision
Hunger Mother Steve McQueen
Winding Down Mother Richard Parkin
Blue Lights Valerie Gilles Bannier BBC
Glenroe Maisy Tommy McArdle RTE
United (BAFTA Winner) Hazel Michael McGowan BBC NI
Good Morning Canada Presenter Mike Young CBS
The Look Marge William Adams Granada
Dry Yer Eyes Mrs Kelly Michael McDowell BBC
The Clinic Mrs Clarke John Owens RTE
From Donegal With Love Various Pam Brighton BBC Radio