Dervla Kirwan

Deervla Kirwan is a stunning Irish actress who has appeared on stage, in television, and in films. Ballykissangel, Goodnight Sweetheart, and The Next Door are among her most well-known roles.

She also worked on Michael Winterbottom’s With or Without You, Dave McKean’s Luna, and Interlude in Prague.

What is the Net worth and Salary of Dervla Kirwan in 2022?

Dervla Kirwan’s net worth is projected to be over $7 million dollars, however her salary and earnings have yet to be revealed.

Wikis of Dervla Kirwan

Age: 50 years 4 months
Birth Date: October 24, 1971
Horoscope (Sunshine): Scorpio
Full Name: Dervla Kirwan
Birth Place: Churchtown, Dublin, Ireland
Net Worth: 7 Million USD
Height / How tall : 5 feet 4 inches (1.63m)
Ethnicity: Mixed
Nationality: Irish
Profession: Irish Actress, Model, Goodnight Sweetheart. Ballykissangel
Father’s Name: Peter Kirwan
Mother’s Name: Maureen O’Driscoll
Education: Sandymount High School
Weight: 58 Kg
Hair Color: Brown
Eye Color: Hazel
Waist Size: 24 inch
Bra Size: 34 inch
Hip Size: 35 inch
Lucky Number: 7
Lucky Stone: Garnet
Lucky Color: Purple
Best Match for Marriage: Capricorn, Cancer, Pisces
Last Update: March, 2022

Early Life of Dervla Kirwan: Age, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity, Education

Deervla Kirwan was born on October 24, 1971, in Churchtown, Dublin, Ireland, to her parents. Kirwan is 51 years old and an American citizen as of 2022. Her birth zodiac sign is Scorpio, and she is of mixed heritage.

Her father, Peter Kirwan, is an insurance salesman, and her mother, Maureen O’Driscoll, is a language instructor who specializes in French and English. She is the younger of two sisters.

Loreto Beaufort, a Catholic girls’ school in Rathfarnham, Dublin, was her alma mater. She then dropped out of school to pursue her acting profession full-time. She completed her secondary education at Dublin’s now-defunct non-denominational Sandymount High School.

Body Measurements: Height and Weight

Dervla Kirwan is 5 feet 4 inches tall and weighs roughly 58 kilograms, according to sources. Her measurements are 34 inches in bust, 24 inches in waist, and 35 inches in hips. Her skin is fair, her hair is brown, and she has a pair of hazel eyes.

Relationship Status: Who is Dervla Kirwan married to?

Dervla Kirwan is married to Ruper Penry-Jones and they have a happy life together. The couple tied the knot in 2007 after a four-year engagement. Florence and Peter, their two gorgeous children, are their blessings.

The couple met for the first time during the production of Dangerous Corner at Leeds’ West Yorkshire Playhouse. They went on to star in Les Liaisons Dangereuses in 2003 and Casanova, a television series, in 2005.

She was formerly engaged to Stephen Tompkinson, her Ballykissangel co-star, who she married in 1998. After two years, they decided to split up.

Rumors and Controversy

Dervla Kirwan has had a clean image and has not been involved in any speculations or controversies to date.

Professional Life and Career

Dervla Kirwan started on the TV series The Lilac Bus in 1990, alongside Stephanie Beacham, and the drama series Troubles in 1988, both based on Maeve Binchy’s novel.

Her role as Bernadette Kennedy in the BBC Scotland production A Time To Dance in 1991 was a big career breakthrough for her, bringing her a lot of popularity and notoriety. She starred alongside Nicholas Lyndhurst in Casualty and the Good Sweetheart.

Between 1996 and 1998, she played Assumpta Fitzgerald in Ballykissangle, a 23-episode series. In a British sitcom titled The Vicar of Dibley, she reprised this character, this time as a Father Ted.

Similarly, in 1999, she landed a role as a single mother of two daughters in a BBC production named The Greatest Store in the World.

In the BBC television series Hearts and Bones, she played Emma Rose opposite Amanda Holden, Hugo Speer, Damian Lewis, and Sarah Parish. There were two seasons of the show. In the Sky TV drama series The Bombmaker, she played a former IRA bomb-maker.

She also starred alongside Don Gilet in the crime series, 55 Degrees North. The show was launched in 2004. She was able to book a role even for a second season in 2005. The series aired in the US with the name, The Night Detective. She worked in the BBC drama series, True Dare Kiss in 2007.

Kirwa made a guest appearance as pathologist Amanda Long in the BBC TV series, Silent Witness in 2019. In 2020, she started to appear on the Irish TV series, Smother that airs on RTE Television. The show was released on March 2021 delay caused due to COVID-19 restrictions in Ireland. Later, in autumn 2021, the show was broadcasted on UK’s Alibi in autumn of 2021.

Theatre Appearance

  • At the Bush Theatre, I played a factory girl in “A Handful of Stars.”
  • Play Water Music by Lyndon Morgans at the Cockpit Theatre
  • In 1992, I worked at the Royal Court Theatre in April De Angelis’ Hush.
  • In 1994, I worked in Peter Hall’s seasonal piece An Absolute Turkey at the Globe Theatre.
  • In Leeds, directed by JB Priestley and produced by Dangerous Corner in 2001, he co-starred with Rupert Penry-Jones.
  • In 2003, she co-starred with Penry-Jones in Samuel West’s Les Liaisons Dangereuses at the Bristol Old Vic.
  • Harold Pinter’s Betrayal was performed at the Donmar Warehouse.
  • In 2014, she played Frankie in Terrence McNally’s Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune at the Chichester Festival Theatre.
  • Jonathan Munby portrayed Goneril in the Chichester Festival Theatre’s production of King Lear.


  • With or Without You as Belfast girl Rosie Boyd in 1998
  • School for Seduction in 2004
  • Ondine in 2009
  • Luna in 2007 directed by Dave McKean
  • Entity as Ruth Peacock in 2013
  • Red in 2016 directed by Branko Tomovic
  • Interlude in Prague in 2017


  • In 1996, she won a National Television Award for Best Actress.
  • In the category of Best Irish Entertainer, he won the Irish Post Award.
  • In 2010, she won the Irish Film and Television Awards (IFTAs) for Best Supporting Actress.
  • In 2010, she was nominated for a Crime Thriller Award for Best Supporting Actress.
  • In 2016, he was nominated for the Maverick Movie Awards.
  • In 2017, she won the Best Actress Award at the Flagship City International Film Festival.

Social Media

Dervla Kirwan is a Twitter user with over 3.3K followers. Under her name, she has an official Facebook page with a large number of fans.

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