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George Shane (–2016)

George Shane was born in Belfast, Northern Ireland as George Kirkpatrick. He was an actor, known for A Prayer for the Dying (1987), Closing the Ring (2007) and Jumpers (1997). He died on March 9, 2016 in Derry, Northern Ireland. See full bio »

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Jumpers Santa Claus
Cal Second Policeman


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 2007 Closing the Ring
 2006/I Wilderness
 2004 Pulling Moves (TV Series)
- Claimitis (2004) ... Policeman
 2003 Holy Cross (TV Movie)
 2001/I The Devil You Know (Short)
 2000 An Everlasting Piece
Billy King
 1999 Eureka Street (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.2 (1999) ... Bannon
 1998 Divorcing Jack
 1998 Resurrection Man
James Kelly
 1997 Jumpers (Short)
Santa Claus
 1995 Beyond Reason (TV Movie)
Bob Christie
 1995 Nothing Personal
 1995 The Hanging Gale (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.4 (1995) ... Brewster
- Episode #1.3 (1995) ... Brewster
 1986-1995 Screen Two (TV Series)
Mr. Moloney / Cardinal's secretary / Patrick
- Life After Life (1995) ... Mr. Moloney
- All Things Bright and Beautiful (1994) ... Cardinal's secretary
- Shergar (1986) ... Patrick
 1989-1993 Screenplay (TV Series)
Gerry Ellis / Tony / Stella
- Love Lies Bleeding/L'Inconnue de Belfast (1993) ... Gerry Ellis
- You, Me & Marley (1992) ... Tony
- Chinese Whispers (1989) ... Stella
 1991 December Bride
 1990 Shoot to Kill (TV Movie)
Detective Superintendent Thomas George Anderson
 1988 God's Frontiersmen (TV Mini-Series documentary)
Minister in 1728
 1988 Crossfire (TV Mini-Series)
Inspector Massey
- Line of Fire (1988) ... Inspector Massey
 1987 Lorna (TV Movie)
 1987 A Prayer for the Dying
 1987 Bergerac (TV Series)
Nick McVie
- A Desirable Little Residence (1987) ... Nick McVie
 1985 We'll Support You Evermore (TV Movie)
Black Taxi Driver
 1984 Pigs
 1984 Cal
Second Policeman
 1978-1984 Play for Today (TV Series)
Tommy Agnew / Sidekick / Second Accused's Father
- A Coming to Terms for Billy (1984) ... Tommy Agnew
- The Last Window Cleaner (1979) ... Sidekick
- The Legion Hall Bombing (1978) ... Second Accused's Father
 1983 Every Picture Tells a Story
Tocher's Father
 1983 Acceptable Levels
Frank McAteer
 1981 Maeve
Causeway Man
 1979 The Boxer
Show Show Self (2 credits)

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Originally from Belfast, Shane lived in Strabane with his wife May for many years.

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