Eric Keoghan is a well-known Irish actor and also known as the Brother of Barry Keoghan. He is well-known for his appearances in theater and television, having appeared in both indie and blockbuster blockbusters.
He was ranked 27th in The Irish Times list of Ireland’s best film performers in 2020.
Barry Keoghan (/ˈkjoʊɡən/ KYOH-gən; born 18 October 1992) is an Irish actor. He is known for his roles on stage and screen, appearing in independent films and blockbuster films. In 2020, he was listed at number 27 on The Irish Times list of Ireland’s greatest film actors.
His early film roles include ’71 (2014), Mammal (2016), and Trespass Against Us (2016). He received acclaim in 2017 for his roles in Christopher Nolan’s Dunkirk (2017), and Yorgos Lanthimos’s The Killing of a Sacred Deer (2017), receiving a Independent Spirit Award nomination for the latter. He continued acting in American Animals (2018), Calm with Horses (2019), receiving a BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role nomination, and The Green Knight (2021). In 2021, he appeared as Druig in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) film Eternals. In 2022 he appeared in Martin McDonagh’s The Banshees of Inisherin for which he received his first Golden Globe nomination for Best Supporting Actor.
He’s also known for his television roles including the RTÉ drama Love/Hate (2013) and the HBO limited series Chernobyl (2019). Keoghan is an ambassador for Dior and Barretstown.