Stephen Darcy, studied Drama at the Beckett Centre for the Performing Arts at Trinity College, Dublin. He was awarded a scholarship to the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London where he graduated in 2001. Since then he has appeared in theatres in Ireland and Britain, including The Abbey in Dublin and The Bush and Arcola theatres in London. He was a long-running member of the cast of the TG4 soap opera Ros na Run, playing Rory Murtagh. He has also appeared in the American television series The Tudors and Silent Witness on BBC.