Allen Leech

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Acting

Associate Agent: Tom Holcroft

Acting

Allen is well known for his television work, for which he has won awards in his native Ireland - he has appeared in ROME for HBO, THE TUDORS for the BBC and Showtime and ITV's beloved series DOWNTON ABBEY, which won the cast a SAG Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series for both series 2, 4 and 5. His theatre credits include Mike Leigh's hugely successful ECSTASY at The Hampstead and Duchess Theatres and Nick Payne's multi award winning play CONSTELLATIONS at the Geffen Playhouse in Los Angeles. Other credits include THE IMITATION GAME with Benedict Cumberbatch and Keira Knightley which was nominated for 5 Golden Globes and 8 Academy Awards. He has just wrapped the lead role in the CBS pilot, SURVEILLANCE and has most recently been seen in cinemas in the multi-award winning BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY for Fox.

**Nominated for Best Supporting Actor in a Television Drama for the Irish Film and Television Awards 2007
*Nominated for Best Actor in a Television Drama for the Irish Film and Television Awards

B.A. and Masters Degree in Drama and Theatre Studies at Trinity College, Dublin

Film

ProductionCharacterDirectorCompany

DOWNTON ABBEY

Michael Engler

Carnival Film / Focus Features

BOHEMIAN RAPSODY

Dexter Fletcher

20th Century Fox

THE DENTIST'S DAUGHTER

Jackie O'Neill

Independent

YESTERDAY'S CHILDREN

Marcus Cole

CBS Entertainment

THE ESCAPIST

Gilles McKinnon

Independent

BENEDICT ARNOLD

Mikhail Soloman

Independent

COWBOYS AND ANGELS

David Gleeson

Independent

MAN ABOUT DOG

Paddy Breathnach

Independent

FROM TIME TO TIME

Julian Fellowes

Fragile Films

THE SWEENEY

Nick Love

Vertigo Films

IN FEAR

Jeremy Lovering

Studio Canal

GRAND PIANO

Eugenio Mira

Independent

THE IMITATION GAME

Morten Tyldum

The Weinstein Company

THE HUNTER'S PRAYER

Jonathan Mostow

Independent

Stage

ProductionCharacterDirectorCompany

A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE

Gate Theatre

THIS LIME TREE BOWER

New Theatre

THE QUEEN AND THE PEACOCK

Red Kettle Theatre

THE MORNING AFTER OPTIMISM

Peacock Theatre

DA

Abbey Theatre

ECSTASY

Mike Leigh

Hampstead Theatre

CONSTELLATIONS

Giovanna Sardelli

The Geffen Playhouse

Television

ProductionCharacterDirectorCompany

THE GOOD DOCTOR

Steven DePaul

ABC

BELLEVUE

Various

CBC

DOWNTON ABBEY VI

Various

ITV

DOWNTON ABBEY V

Various

ITV

DOWNTON ABBEY IV

David Evans

ITV

DOWNTON ABBEY III

Brian Percival

ITV

BLACK MIRROR

Otto Bathurst

Channel 4

DOWNTON ABBEY II

Ashley Pearce

ITV

DOWNTON ABBEY

Brian Kelly

ITV

THE TUDORS IV

Various

BBC/Showtime

ATTILA

Gareth Edwards

BBC

ROME - SERIES 2

Various

BBC/ HBO

**LEGEND

Various

RTE

*LOVE IS A DRUG

RTE