In his first dramatic role, Patrick Kielty stars in Irish drama Ballywalter, and here’s the trailer for the film.
Patrick Kielty made a name for himself in the 1990s as a stand-up comic, going on to be a successful television presenter.
In his first dramatic role, he headlines Ballywalter. The synopsis reads as follows:
Shane (Patrick Kielty) has exiled himself in Ballywalter following the break-up of his marriage, but now he’s trying to get his life back on track by enrolling in a stand-up comedy course. When Shane calls a taxi to get him to his classes, Eileen (Seána Kerslake) answers and a surprising connection is made. As the two spend time together shuttling back and forth, a beautiful friendship develops, leading both to a moment of realisation. Shane reintegrates; Eileen makes peace with herself and who she really is. Finally, she can stop running and just drive.
Actor Prasanna Puwanarajah makes his feature directorial debut from a screenplay by Stacey Gregg.
Ballywalter will be released in UK cinemas on the 22nd September.
Watch the trailer below…
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