Michael Bates

Curently appearing in Irelands longest running soap, Fair City.

Recent: Playing Tornado in Roy (BBC, RTE, Jam Media) BAFTA Winner, Best Childrens Drama 2012. Screening on BBC early 2014.

News: Award winning Barry's Bespoke Bakery (RTE, IFB) continues it's success on the international festival circuit.

Recent: After a successful tour throughout September Down By The River, ran in Bewley's Cafe Theatre Dublin from 17th October 2012 for four weeks. The show returned for the Five Lamps Arts Festival in 2013. More to follow...

"Excellent performance" - The Irish Times

"Bates animates this ordinary Joe to perfection" - The Irish Independent

"Charismatic performance" - Irish Theatre Magazine

"Captivating to the last" - The Sunday Times