WFT Podcast from the Archives: Seána Kerslake on Acting

By 22 December 2021Listen, News & Events

In 2016, actor Seána Kerslake participated in WFT Ireland’s ’A Stronger Voice For Women’ event at the Galway Film Fleadh. In this recording from our archives, she chats about her background in performance, her process and past roles.

WFT Ireland spoke with Seána just after she filmed the lead role of Aisling in the RTÉ drama series Can’t Cope, Won’t Cope directed by Cathy Brady and written by Stefanie Preissner. Her other projects that year included Darren Thornton’s forthcoming feature film, A Date for Mad Mary in which she plays the lead. Seána trained with the Screen Acting Programme at The Factory in Dublin (now Bow Street Academy) and has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Music & English from NUI Maynooth.