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    Profile of Ignazio De Maria

Nationality:   Italian/Irish
Playing Age:   36 to 45
Location:   Dublin
Hair Colour:   Black
Hair Length:   Shaved
Eye Colour:   Brown
Height:   5ft. 10inch
Body Size:   Large
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2011/2012 Performance Theatre Company (Gaiety School of Acting) Graduated 2012.

2011 Acting for Camera 2 (Gaiety School of Acting Summer Summer Programme)

2010/2011 Advanced year in Performance Acting (Gaiety School of Acting) Graduated June 2011

2010 Acting for Camera 1 (Gaiety School of Acting Summer Programme)

  - National Certificate in Media Production, Full time 2 year Programme, (Pearse College for further Education) Graduated.         

   - City & Guilds Journalism, Media Broadcasting

 -  Media Technical Workshops: Filmbase (Centre for TV and Film) & at Dun Laoghaire College of Art & Design - National Film School. Digital Movie Camera, Studio Telecamera. Film Moving Image Studies: Re-born Digital, by Boston College, DBS, Trinity College Dublin, Los Angeles Academics.

 - College Productions: Govinda  (Music Video) Director and Cameraman in a Team. (Pearse College For Further Education-Crumlin-Dublin). An unlucky Occasion ( Film Short ) Co-Director/Cameraman, for Students Team Work. (Liberties College-Media Section). Animal Rights (Documentary) Cameraman. Director Pearse College team Work.

 -  Workshops/Lectures: -Cinematography-Directing-Acting-Producing- By Oliver Stone, Alan Parker (Master Class) , John Boorman (Master Class), Jim Sheridan, Neil Jordan, John Hurt, Danny De Vito, Martin De Barra, Mark O' Connor, Conor Barry, Shimmy Marcus, Kieron J.Walsh, Andre Delveau, Theo Angelopoulos (Master class) Christopher Sheppard, Gillies MacKinnon, Patrick Sutton, Richard Gere, Claudia Cardinale, Gianbattista Assanti. (TCD, Savoy Cinema, Irish Film Institute, Abbey Theatre, (Filmbase(Centre for TV and Film), G.S.A. Lighthouse Cinema).

June 2013 -       World Actors Forum Weekend - With, John Boorman, Kirsten Sheridan, Patrick Mason, Joseph O'Connor, Jeremy Irons, Sinead Cusack, Charles Dance, Nick Dunning, Michael Gambon,  Brendan Gleeson, Bryan Murray, Wayne Jordan, Lia Williams, Penelope Wilton. Caroline  Peters. ( Gate Theatre Dublin).

January to March 2015 - Screenwriting - Filmbase, Centre for TV and Film, Dublin.

End August/ Beg Sept 2016 Cast in Survivor - New Production Documentary for Smithsonian Channel (CBS Corp. USA - Showtime, The Movie Channel, Flix, Canada).

  -          Youth Theatre: When in youth Theatre Wrote-Directed-Acted.


Hercules -playwrite -Youth Group Theatre-Open Space Theatre (Italy).

Robinson Crusoe (Adaptation) -Co-writer- For Pearse College For Further Education. (Dublin).

Cell Walkers - Co-writer-For Black Box Theatre (Dublin).

Film Scripts 

A Troubled Home - Script for a short movie.

She should have known better - A story for a film script.


Composer/Writer - Various written work material - Short Stories - Poems - Journalistic Articles (Italy/Ireland).


      Film and TV Credits:

Rock Rivals Photographer at Wedding Shed Productions ITV James Erskine
Sid Macarteney
George Gently Arab (Extra) BBC 1 Daniel O'Hara
Series 3 Ciaran Donnelly
Night Life Cameraman Independent Ignazio De Maria
(Short Documentary)
Survivor Hero Rescuer DAC Dundalk for Smithsonian Channel, Smithsonian Inst. (CBS Corp. USA -Showtime, The Movie Ch., Flix & Canada) Chris Nikkel
Reconst./Docum Landslide Disaster Vajont Dam IT (1963)      
Survivor Football Fan at the bar DAC Dundalk for Smithsonian Channel, Smithsonian Inst. (CBS Corp. USA -Showtime, The Movie Ch., Flix & Canada) Chris Nikkel
Reconst./Docum Landslide Disaster Vajont Dam IT



      Theatre Credits:





The Councillor of Egypt


Teatro Comunale

Giardini Naxox Italy

Nino Scandurra

Co. Theatron

At Carneval


Teatro Comunale

Giardini Naxos Italy

Nino Scandurra

Co. Theatron

Robinson Crusoe

Man Friday

Pearse College Dublin

Dermot Rattigan

The Lodger


Gaiety School of Acting

John Delaney

Career Move


Postman/Conductor on the


Complex Theatre


John Delaney G.S.A.


Waiting for Godot



Civic Theatre


John Delaney G.S.A.




Civic Theatre


John Delaney G.S.A.

Cell Walkers

Prison Guard/Ghost/


 Blackbox Theatre


David Scott

Waiting for Lefty

Fatt/Fayette (Leading)

Blackbox Theatre


David Scott

The Boor

Luka (The servant)

Blackbox Theatre


David Scott


      Special Skills: 



Improvisation, Combat Fencing (Sabre,Epee), Archery, Paragliding, Target Shooting, Parachuting, Stage & Body Combat (General), Judo and Some Martial Arts mixed styles, Power Lifting. Powerboat Sailing, Swimming (Basic) , Horse & Camel riding (Basic), Boxing, Campanology, tennis (Beginners), Body Guard (Some experience), Door Security(Experience - PSA Licenced), Researching, Investigative (skills), Teacher/Trainer (Experience), Art Mediator (some experience), Managerial Experience.

High Grade Hotel/Restaurant traditional Service, including some cooking and Flambe'. Sailing: Can

 work at sea  Former Sailor in USA Ireland & France.

Languages: Fluent in Italian, English and also in the Southern Italian dialects(Part of Romance Languages), French, (Intermediate), Spanish, (Conversational), Familiarity with Portuguese, some good knowledge of the Corsican and Monegasque Languages. Latin: Can read, pronounce (i.e. Roman epic) sing (i.e. Religious Ceremonies). Singing: Can adapt to musical, operatic, singing improvisation.

      Voice Credits:

I have had some radio broadcasting experience as Newscaster in a Regional radio station, including voice over. I also Produced Radio Documentaries, for Radio Stations and while Studying in College.

      Accents: Italian, Continental neutral, Southern Italian




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