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Amy Huberman
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Huberman at the Dublin Film Festival in 2012
Born (1979-03-28) 28 March 1979 (age 44)
Dublin, Ireland
Occupation
  • Actress
  • Author
Years active 2001–present
Spouse(s)
(m. 2010)
Children 3

Amy Huberman (born 28 March 1979) is an Irish actress and writer. She is known for her role as Daisy in the RTÉ drama series The Clinic. In 2018, she began writing and starring in the comedy series Finding Joy.

Early life

Huberman grew up in Dublin, south Dublin. She is the middle child of three siblings and the only daughter. Her father Harold was born in London to a Polish Jewish family; her mother Sandra is from County Wexford. Her parents married in 1974. Her brother, Mark Huberman, is also an actor and worked in films such as Boy Eats Girl and on The Clinic as Kieran Miller.

She was educated at Loreto College, Foxrock and she took classes in the Betty Ann Norton Drama School. Following school, she attended University College Dublin (UCD) intending to become a social worker, but when she found the drama society her career took a different direction.

Acting career

From 2003 to 2009, Huberman portrayed the role of Daisy on RTÉ's drama series The Clinic. Her film appearances include Satellites & Meteorites, and A Film with Me in It, both released in 2008.

Writing

Huberman's debut novel, Hello Heartbreak (ISBN: 978-1844882144), was published on 2 July 2009. In 2018, Huberman began writing and starring in the comedy series Finding Joy, as titular character Joy. To date, two series have been broadcast on RTÉ.

Personal life

Huberman married former Ireland rugby captain Brian O'Driscoll in July 2010 in Lough Rynn Castle; the couple have three children.

Filmography

Film
Year Title Role Notes
2002 Bad Karma Jenny Pantelli
2005 Showbands Bella
2006 Showbands II Bella
2007 Shattered Nicole Lawlor
2008 Satellites & Meteorites Lucinda
2008 Film with Me in It, AA Film with Me in It Sally
2009 Legend of the Bog Hannah Ross
2010 Rewind Karen Won: IFTA for Best Actress in a Film
2010 Three Wise Women Liz
2011 Stella Days Elaine Nomination: IFTA for Best Supporting Actress in a Film
2012 Chasing Leprechauns Sarah Cavanaugh Television film (Hallmark)
2013 Stag, TheThe Stag Ruth
2016 Kill Ratio Gabrielle Martin
2016 Handsome Devil Natalie Roche
2017 Zoo Emily Hall
Television
Year Title Role Notes
2001–2002 On Home Ground Diane Collins 10 episodes
2006 Dream Team 80's Ann Kavanagh 1 episode
2007 Inspector George Gently Charlotte Dawson 1 episode
2003–2009 Clinic, TheThe Clinic Daisy O'Callaghan 62 episodes
Nominated: IFTA for Best Supporting Actress in Television
2010 Your Bad Self Herself 6 episodes
2010 Comedy Lab 1 episode
2011–2012 Threesome Alice Main role
2014 Moone Boy Miss Tivnan 1 episode
2015 Silent Witness Carol Mansfield Episode: "Protection" (2 parts)
2016–2018 Can't Cope, Won't Cope Kate 5 episodes
2016 Cold Feet Sarah Poynter 4 episodes
2017–2018 Striking Out Tara Rafferty 10 episodes
2018 Butterfly Gemma Main role
2018 Finding Joy Joy Main role
2019 Flack Celina Pope 1 episode
2022 Derry Girls Tara 1 episode

See also

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