Andrea Kelly is an award winning actress for short film Scope for which she won the Best Performance Award at Bolton Film Festival 2018 . She won Best Actress Winner at the 9th Underground Cinema awards 2018.
She plays a lead in award winning, IFTA and London Critics Circle nominated short film Terminal. Recent work includes indie feature Bad things in the middle of Nowhere,Thursdays Child, and the voice of the Queen Mother in animation Royals Next Door for RTÉ. Other short films include Wake of Mary Murphy,Where the Shoe Pinches, Cailín Álainn, The Dressmaker, Scope, RTE/GFC comedy Mother, Skint, and award winning short Joyriders (Rebecca Daly).
Television includes Prosperity (Lenny Abrahamson, RTE),The Clinic (Declan Recks, RTE) and Pure Mule (Declan Recks, RTE).
Andrea trained at the Samuel Beckett Centre, Trinity College Dublin and has worked with The Gate, The Abbey, and Druid Theatre as well as other Irish theatre companies. Andrea is currently developing a collaborative theatre production with Clíona O Connell called The Last Cottage.