Ciaran Donnelly
Ciaran Donnelly
Born Unknown
Gender Male
Occupation Director
Years Active 1991–present
Hair Dark Brown

Ciaran Donnelly is an Irish director, producer, and writer who directed two episodes of FX's The Bastard Executioner.


Ciaran Donnelly is an Irish film and television director. His works include four episodes of the ITV comedy drama series Cold Feet (including the episode that won the series the Best Drama Series BAFTA), the crime drama series Donovan, the BBC One drama Spooks and the 2016 Discovery Channel historical miniseries Harley and the Davidsons. His 2006 serial Stardust won the IFTA for Best Single Drama/Drama Serial. Since 2006, he has been a lead director on the Irish/Canadian series The Tudors, for which he won another IFTA in 2009. In 2010, he was nominated for another IFTA for his work on the third season.

Selected FilmographyEdit

  • Titanic: Blood and Steel
  • Vikings
  • The Tudors
  • Stardust
  • Proof
  • Cold Feet
  • Inspector George Gently
  • A.D. The Bible Continues

Episodes DirectedEdit

Season 1 appearances
"Pilot, Part 1" "Pilot, Part 2" "Effigy / Delw" "A Hunger / Newyn" "Piss Profit / Proffidwyr Troeth"
"Thorns / Drain" "Behold the Lamb / Gweled yr Oen" "Broken Things / Pethau Toredig" "The Bernadette Maneuver / Cynllwyn Bernadette" "Blood and Quiescence / Crau a Chwsg"

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