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Fionnula Flanagan ACTOR

Fionnula Flanagan was born on December 10th, 1941 in Dublin, Ireland with the birth name Fionnghuala Flanagan, born to parents, Rosanna and Terence Niall Flanagan.  She had four siblings and they all were raised to speak both English and Gaelic.  
She received her early years education in Dublin and in Switzerland and studied acting at the Abbey Theatre in Dublin.  She first began her involvement in acting as a stage actress.  Some of her early stage roles were in such productions as, "An Triail" followed by a role in the Irish film, "Ulysses" (1967). 
In 1968 she relocated to Los Angeles, California and soon made her Broadway debut in the play, "Lovers" and in 1972 she married her only husband, Garrett O'Connor.  Other film roles soon followed such as, "The Picture of Dorian Gray" (1973), "In the Region of Ice" (1976), the pilot for "How the West Was Won" titled simply "The Macahans" (1978) starring James Arness, "Mr. Patman" (1980), "Scorned and Swindled" (1984), "Youngblood" (1986) and "A State of Emergency" (1986).
Along with earning herself a decent amount of popularity as a stage and film actress, she also appeared on a number of television series such as, "Gunsmoke" (1972), "Murder, She Wrote" (1987), "Star Trek: Enterprise" (2002) and some of her latest television appearances have been in, "Nip/Tuck" (2004), "Brotherhood" (2006-2008) and "Lost" (2007-2010).
Fionnula also continues to work in the industry with some her more recent film roles being on, "Sexual Life" (2005), "Yes Man" (2008), "Kill the Irishman" (2010) and "Coming & Going" (2011).
Flanagan remains living in Los Angeles with her husband who is a practicing psychiatrist and they also own a home in Dublin. 


2013 The Home
2012 Life's a Breeze
2011 When Angels Sing 
2011 Coming & Going
2011 The Guard
2011 Kill the Irishman
2010 Three Wise Women
2007-2010 Lost
2009 A Christmas Carol
2009 The Invention of Lying
2009 The Payback
2006-2008 Brotherhood
2008 Yes Man
2007 Paddywhackery 
2007 Slipstream
2005 Four Brothers 
2005 Revelations
2005 Sexual Life 
2005 Transamerica 
2004 Man About Dog 
2004 Nip/Tuck
2004 Blessed 
2004 One of the Oldest Con Games 
2003 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
2003 Murder, She Wrote: The Celtic Riddle 
2003 Tears of the Sun
2002 Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood 
2002 Star Trek: Enterprise
2001 The Others
2000 For Love or Country: The Arturo Sandoval Story 
2000 919 Fifth Avenue 
1999 A Secret Affair
1999 With or Without You
1999 Deceit
1998-1999 Poltergeist: The Legacy
1999 Chicago Hope
1998 To Have & to Hold
1998 Waking Ned Devine
1998 Kings in Grass Castles
1998 Nothing Sacred
1998 Paperlily
1996 Some Mother's Son
1987-1995 Murder, She Wrote
1995 Legend 
1994 White Mile 
1994 Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman 
1993 Star Trek: The Next Generation
1993 Money for Nothing
1993 Star Trek: Deep Space Nine
1992 Reasonable Doubts
1992 Mad at the Moon
1991 Final Verdict 
1991 Death Dreams 
1990 Father Dowling Mysteries
1990 Beauty and the Beast 
1990 H.E.L.P. 
1989 Columbo 
1989 Hunter
1984-1988 Simon & Simon
1987 Hard Copy
1987 P.K. and the Kid
1986 A State of Emergency
1986 A Winner Never Quits 
1986 Youngblood 
1985 Cagney & Lacey 
1985 James Joyce's Women
1984 Riptide 
1984 The Ewok Adventure 
1984 Scorned and Swindled 
1984 Reflections
1984 Fame 
1983 Through Naked Eyes
1983 Voyagers! 
1982 Benson
1982 Voyager from the Unknown
1981 Trapper John, M.D.
1980 Mr. Patman 
1980 Here's Boomer 
1979 Young Love, First Love 
1978-1979 How the West Was Won aka The Macahans
1977 Mary White
1976 Nightmare in Badham County
1976 Serpico 
1976 The Bionic Woman
1976 In the Region of Ice 
1976 Kojak 
1972-1976 Marcus Welby, M.D. 
1976 Rich Man, Poor Man 
1976 Medical Center 
1976 The Streets of San Francisco 
1975 Movin' On 
1975 Police Story
1975 The Legend of Lizzie Borden
1974 The Godchild 
1974 Hec Ramsey 
1974 Shaft 
1974 The Rookies 
1973 The New Perry Mason
1973 The Picture of Dorian Gray
1972 Gunsmoke 
1972 Mannix 
1972 Bonanza
1969 Sinful Davey
1968 Cold Comfort Farm 
1967 Callan
1966-1967 The Wednesday Play
1967 Ulysses 
1965 Deirdre

Matinee Classics - Rich Man, Poor Man starring Peter Strauss, Nick Nolte, Susan Blakely, Edward Asner, Dorothy McGuire, Robert Reed, Gloria Grahame, Kim Darby, Bill Bixby, Fionnula Flanagan,Tim McIntire, Ray Milland, Lawrence Pressman, Talia Shire, Craig Stevens, Norman Fell, Lynda Day George, George Maharis, Murray Hamilton, Van Johnson, Dorothy Malone, Andrew Duggan, Herbert Jefferson Jr., Kay Lenz, Leigh McCloskey, Gavan O'Herlihy, Josette Banzet, William Smith, Dick Sargent, Dennis Dugan and

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