Niamh Algar is an Irish actress. From Mullingar, the youngest of five children, she is a graduate from The Programme of Screen Acting at The Factory, Bow Street in Dublin. She has lived in London since 2016.
She has appeared in Conor McMahon’s From the Dark, Aoife Crehan’s road trip movie The Last Right, Lorcan Finnegan’s Without Name, Rose Cartwright’s Pure, the Michael Fassbender-produced Calm With Horses from first-time feature director Nick Rowland, and Desiree Akhavan’s The Bisexual.
She was named amongst the 2019 BAFTAs Breakthrough Brits.
Niamh most recent award wining achievement is for winning Best Actress in a leading role- TV Drama at the 2020 IFTA Film & Drama Awards
She played Dinah in Shane Meadows’ The Virtues.
She has also appeared in MotherFatherSon, and Ridley Scott’s Raised by Wolves.
In 2021 Niamh Played Dana Curtis in the movie Wrath of Man. Niamh also Played Sadie Byrne/Lizzie James in the TV Show Deceit.