John Kavanagh

Active - 1970 - 2017  |   Born - in Dublin, Ireland  |   Genres - Drama, Comedy Drama, Crime, Romance, Thriller

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  • Originally wanted to be a film technician and enrolled in a Dublin acting school in order to get a foot in the industry. 
  • Enrolled in the Abbey Theater's acting school, becoming a member of the Company in 1967.
  • While playing Thérnardier in Les Misérables in 1999, he was dropped and broke his ankle; he continued, despite the injury, for two more hours until the end of the performance.