Michael-David McKernan

Michael-David McKernan

Irish Language


Michael-David is an Irish actor and filmmaker based in Dublin and London. Since graduating with a First Class Honours in Drama & Theatre Studies from Trinity College Dublin, he has worked on stage in Ireland and the UK, winning an Irish Times Theatre Award for Disco Pigs & Sucking Dublin (Best Ensemble, 2018).

He has been seen on Irish television in Red Rock as well as Quantico for ABC/Disney. 

He will be seen in ‘AFLOAT’ as part of the Dublin Fringe Festival and later this year in ‘Translations’ for the National Theatre, London. 

Other theatre credits include ‘The Eurydice Project’ (White Label/Project Arts Centre), ‘King Lear’ (Mill Productions), ‘The Voice Factor [X]’ (Reality:Check Productions), ‘The Critic’ (Rough Magic), ‘HOSTEL 16’ (Dublin Fringe Festival), & ‘Fantastic Mr. Fox’ (Mill Productions). In 2017 he graduated from Bow Street Film Academy. Screen credits include Red Rock, Quantico and most recently In Orbit opposite Olwen Fouéré and Áine Ní Mhuirí. He has been the voiceover artist on campaigns for Aer Lingus, Bank of Ireland and Flexi-Fi. He’s also a multi-instrumental musician with a background in piano, guitar, mandolin and singing.


  • 20s-30s