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Justin Charles Dowling

M, #10770, b. 3 August 1918, d. 17 October 1984

BIOGRAPHY

Vital Facts

  • Birth: Justin Charles Dowling was born on 3 August 1918 in Pietermaritzberg, Natal, South Africa.
  • Death: He died on 17 October 1984, at age 66, in Durban, Natal, South Africa.

Other Facts

  • Occupation: Justin Charles Dowling was a Cricketer.
  • Reference Number: He had reference number 10770.

Vincent Gerald Betrand Dowling1

M, #10773, b. 7 September 1929, d. 10 May 2013

Parents

Pedigree Link

Families

Family 1: Living Cusack

  • Living Dowling

Family 2: Brenda Doyle (d. 1981)





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BIOGRAPHY

Vital Facts

  • Birth: Vincent Gerald Betrand Dowling was born on 7 September 1929 in Dublin City, Dublin, Ireland.1
  • Marriage: He and Brenda Doyle were married in 1952.2
  • Death: He died on 10 May 2013, at age 83, in Boston, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USAG, Age: 83.1

Other Facts

  • Name: Vincent Gerald Betrand Dowling was also known as Vincent Gerard Dowling.3,2
  • Education: He was educated Read & Write.
  • Reference Number: He had reference number 10773.
  • Education: He was educated in Dublin, IrelandG, before 1940 St Mary's College.2
  • Education: He was educated in Rathmines, Dublin, Dublin, Ireland, before 1950 Rathmines College of Commerce.2
  • Occupation: He was an Actor in radio soap-opera: "The Kennedy's of Castleross" in 1950.
  • Occupation: He was an Actor in movie: "My Wife's Lodger" as Norman Higginbtham in 1952.1
  • Occupation: He was an Actor in comedy: "What Every Woman Knows" in 1954.1
  • Occupation: He was an Actor in drama: "Red Roses for Me" in 1955.1
  • Occupation: He was an Actor in television series: "Omnibus" episode segmment Plays of the Irish Rennaissance as Vince Dowling in 1956.1
  • Occupation: He was a Theatre Guild Actor in Cort Theatre play: "Sunrise at Campobello" written by Dore Schary 556 performances between 30 January 1958 and 30 May 1959.1
  • Occupation: He was an Acto in Queen's Theatre's Abbey Theatre play: "Long Day's Journey Into Night" written by Eugene O'Neill, in Dublin City, Dublin, Ireland, in 1959.1
  • Occupation: He was an Actor in movie: "Broth of a Boy" as Seamus in 1959.1
  • Occupation: He was an Actor in movie: "Boyd's Shop" as John Haslett in 1960.1
  • Occupation: He was an Actor in movie: "Johnny Nobody" as a train barman in 1961.1
  • Occupation: He was an Actor in movie: "The Devil's Agent" as uncredited Father Farcosc in 1962.1
  • Occupation: He was an Abbey Theatre Company Actor in Aldwych Theatre play: "The Plough and the Stars" by Sean O'Casey in Aldwych, Westminster, London, England, on 27 April 1964.1
  • Occupation: He was an Actor in movie: "Young Cassidy" as 2nd Hurler in 1965.1
  • Occupation: He was an Actor in television series: "Hawk" in episode Ulysses and the Republic as Patrolman Vesey in 1966.1
  • Occupation: He was an As narrator in documentary: "An Tine Bheo" in 1966.1
  • Occupation: He was an Actor in television mini-series: Insurrection episode Two Thosand Serwood Foresters as Mendicity Prisoner on 26 April 1966.1
  • Occupation: He was an Actor in movie: "Jules Verne's Rocket to the Moon" (uncredited) in 1967.1
  • Occupation: He was an Actor in Broadhurst Theatre play: "More Stately Mansions" written by Eugene O'Neill, as Mickey Malloy, 142 performances and 8 previews between 31 October 1967 and 2 March 1968.1
  • Occupation: He was an Actor in television sries: "The Gamblers" episode Thirty Stretch as Tom in 1968.1
  • Occupation: He was an Actor in Abbey Theatre play: "Borstal Boy" by Brendan Behan adapted by Sean O'Casey in Dublin City, Dublin, Ireland, in 1968.1
  • Occupation: He was an Actor in television series: "The Magical World of Disney" as Maston in episodes 1,2 & 3 in 1969.1
  • Occupation: He was an Actor in movie: "Guns in the Heather" in 1969.1
  • Occupation: He was an Actor in Trinity Repertory Theatre play: "Bastard Son" in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, USAG, between 1975 and 1976.1
  • Immigration: He immigrated to USA in 1976.2
  • Occupation: He was an Artistic an Producing Director of The Great Lakes Shakespeare Festival in Cleveland, Ohio, USA, between 1976 and 1984.2
  • Occupation: He was an Actor in television movie: Playboy of the Western World" with daughter Bairbre Dowling; Won Ohio VFalley local Emmy award in 1983.1,2
  • Occupation: He was Visiting professor at The College of Wooster in Ohio, USAG, between 1986 and 1987.2
  • Occupation: He was an Artistic Director of Abbey Theatre Company in Dublin City, Dublin, Ireland, between 1987 and 1990.2
  • Occupation: He was an As director of television special: "AFI Life Achievment Award: A Tribute to Tom Hanks" in 2002.1
  • Occupation: He was an Actor and director in movie: "On Broadway" as Augie Burke in 2007.1

Narrative

Source: Wikipedia July 2009
Vincent Gerard Dowling (born September 7, 1929, Dublin, Ireland) is an Irish-American actor and director.
He was formerly married to the late Irish Actor, Brenda Doyle (who died in a car crash in 1981). He is the father of Actor Bairbre Dowling, and the former father-in-law of Irish actor, Colm Meaney.
Dowling first came to prominence in Ireland in the 1950s for his role as Christy Kennedy in the long-running radio soap opera, The Kennedys of Castleross. He served as Artistic and Producing Director of The Great Lakes Shakespeare Festival (now the Great Lakes Theater Festival) in Cleveland, Ohio from 1976 to 1984.[1] During his tenure at GLSF, he directed, produced and acted in many classical works, by Shakespeare and others.[1] He is credited with discovering award-winning actor Tom Hanks.[1]
Dowling founded the Miniature Theatre of Chester (now the Chester Theatre Company), in Chester, Massachusetts, in 1990.[2]
Dowling's first autobiographical book is Astride the Moon: A Theatrical Life, ISBN 0863278280 (Wolfhound Press, 2000).
Dowling's papers, from 1976 onward, are housed at the Kent State University and John Carroll University libraries.[3].

Citations

  1. [S2704] SOURCE: (Full): see citation,
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    Citation Detail: Record for VINCENT DOWLING,
    Citation Text: IMDb
  2. [S394] SOURCE: (Full):
    Source Combined Fields: Mostly reliable but does need checking. Wikipedia is hosted by the Wikimedia Foundation, a non-profit organization that also hosts a range of other projects. https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Terms_of_use,
    Repository: Wikipedia,
    Citation Detail: Record of VINCENT DOWLING,
    Citation Text: Vincent Dowling; Born: Vincent Gerard Dowling; 7 September 1929; Dublin, Ireland; Died: 9 May 2013 (aged 83); Boston, MA, United States of America; Occupation: Actor, director; Years active: 1950–2013; Spouse(s): Brenda Doyle (m. 1952; div. 1975); Olwen O'Herlihy (m. 19??; died 2010); Children: 5, including Bairbre Dowling and Richard Boyd Barrett
  3. [S394] SOURCE (Short):, Title: Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia, Citation Detail: Record for BAIRBRE DOWLING

Brenda Doyle1

F, #10774, d. 1981
  • This person appears in the following lists:- : Acting
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Family

Family: Vincent Gerald Betrand Dowling (b. 7 September 1929, d. 10 May 2013)

BIOGRAPHY

Vital Facts

Other Facts

  • Occupation: Brenda Doyle was an Actor.
  • Reference Number: She had reference number 10774.

Citations

  1. [S394] SOURCE: (Full):
    Source Combined Fields: Mostly reliable but does need checking. Wikipedia is hosted by the Wikimedia Foundation, a non-profit organization that also hosts a range of other projects. https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Terms_of_use,
    Repository: Wikipedia,
    Citation Detail: Record for BAIRBRE DOWLING,
    Citation Text: Born: 27 March 1953; Dublin: Died: 20 January 2016 (aged 62); Nationality: Irish; Occupation: Actor; Notable work: Playboy of the Western World, The Dead, War of the Buttons; Spouse(s): Colm Meaney; (m. 1982; div. 1994); Children: 1; Parent(s): Vincent Dowling, Brenda Doyle
  2. [S394] SOURCE (Short):, Title: Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia, Citation Detail: Record of VINCENT DOWLING

Bairbre Patricia Dowling1

F, #10775, b. 27 March 1953, d. 20 January 2016

Parents

Pedigree Link

Family

Family: Colm Meaney

  • Living Meaney





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BIOGRAPHY

Vital Facts

  • Birth: Bairbre Patricia Dowling was born on 27 March 1953 in Dublin City, Dublin, Ireland.1
  • Marriage: She and Colm Meaney were married in 1982.1
  • Divorce: She and Colm Meaney were divorced in 1994.1
  • Death: She died on 20 January 2016, at age 62, in Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA, Age: 62.1

Other Facts

  • Name: Bairbre Patricia Dowling was also known as Bairbre Dowling.1
  • Occupation: She was an Actor.1
  • Reference Number: She had reference number 10775.
  • Occupation: She was a Member of California Artists Radio Theatre ensemble, perfomed 30 of their live show plays.
  • Occupation: She was an Actor in Ensemble Theatre play: "The Memory of Water"m as Vii in Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California, USAG, between February and March 2007.
  • Occupation: She was an Abbey Theatre Company Actor in play: "The Becauseway" as girl in Dublin City, Dublin, Ireland, in 1970.1
  • Occupation: She was an Abbey Theatre Company Actor in play: "Rites" as girl in Dublin City, Dublin, Ireland, in 1973.1
  • Occupation: She was an Actor in movie: "Zardoz" as Star in 1974.1
  • Occupation: She was an Actor in movie: "Cry of the Innocent" as Maureen in 1980.1
  • Occupation: She was an Actor in movie: Playboy of the Western World" as Pegeen Mike, with husband Colm Meaney in 1983.1
  • Occupation: She was an Actor in television series: "1st & Ten" episode Califonia Freeze Out as Dr Rose in 1986.
  • Occupation: She was an Actor in television movie: "The Long Journey Home" as MIA wife #2 in 1987.1
  • Occupation: She was an Actor in movie: "The Dead" by John Huston, as Mrs Higgins, with husband Colm Meaney in 1987.1
  • Occupation: She was an Actor in television mini-series: "Scarlett" episode 1.4 as Mrs Boyle in 1994.
  • Occupation: She was an Actor in movie: "War of the Buttons" as Geronimo's Mum, with husband Colm Meaney in 1994.1
  • Occupation: She was an Actor in television programme: "Murder She Wrote" episode Another Killing in Cork as Kate Dempsey in 1995.1
  • Occupation: She was an Actor in movie: "Changing Habits" as woman in loft in 1997.1
  • Occupation: She was an Actor in television programme: "ER" episode Make A Wish as Dorgan in 1997.1
  • Occupation: She was an Actor in television programme: "Star Trek: Voyager" episode Spirit Folk as Edith in 2000.1
  • Occupation: She was an Actor in Laguna Theatre play: "Stella By Starlight" by Bernard Farrell, as Geraldine, with Caitlin Shannon in Laguna Beach, Orange, California, USAG, in February 2002.
  • Occupation: She was an Actor in television programme: "Crossing Jordan" episode Family Ties as Sister Mary Katherine in 2003.1
  • Occupation: She was an Actor in television programme: "Days of Our Lives" episode 1 as Sister Rose in 2007.1
  • Occupation: She was an Actess in movie short: "My Own Ladder" in 2010.
  • Occupation: She was an Actor in Mint Theatre play: "Temporal Powers" by Teresa Deevy in New York City, New York, New York, USA, in 2011.1

Narrative

Wikipedia Page 4 Nov 2019:

Bairbre Dowling (27 March 1953 - 20 January 2016) was an Irish Actor.
She was born in Dublin as Barbara Patricia Dowling, the daughter of actor Vincent Dowling and Actor Brenda Doyle, who died in a car crash in 2016. She had three sisters, Louise, Valerie and Rachel, and a half-brother, Cian.[1] Between 1982 and 1994 she was married to actor Colm Meaney,[2][3] with whom she had a daughter, Brenda, in 1984.[4]
Dowling acted with her husband in the PBS television film Playboy of the Western World in 1983,[5] in John Huston's 1987 film The Dead,[6] and in the 1994 drama War of the Buttons.[7]
In 1970 she was part of the company at the Abbey Theatre, where she appeared in The Becauseway[8] (1970) and Rites[9] (1973).
In 2011 she appeared in a play by Irish playwright Teresa Deevy, Temporal Powers;[10] this was a Mint Theatre[11] production presented as part of the Teresa Deevy project.
Bairbre was a member of The California Artists Radio Theatre ensemble and performed in over 30 of their live radio plays.

Filmography[

Film
Zardoz (1974)
Cry of the Innocent (television film, 1980)
Playboy of the Western World (television film, 1983)
The Long Journey Home (television film, 1987)
The Dead (1987)
War of the Buttons (1994)
Changing Habits (1997)

Plays
The Becauseway (1970) - Girl
Rites (1973) - Girl
Temporal Powers (2011)

Television
Murder, She Wrote (1995)
ER (1997)
Star Trek: Voyager (2000)
Crossing Jordan (2003)
Days of Our Lives (2007)

References]
1. "Profile: Dowling, Vincent (1929-2013)". Contemporary Authors - via HighBeam Research (subscription required). 2006-01-01. Archived from the original on 2014-06-10.
2. http://www.independent.ie/irish-news/irish-Actor-bairbre-dowling-62-dies-after-short-illness-34403225.html
3 "'I had no time for them crying into their pints'". The Irish Times - via HighBeam Research (subscription required). 2007-09-22. Archived from the original on 2013-11-11.
4. "Stroke-ism and greed: why Colm Meaney is convinced we've sold our souls". The Mail on Sunday. 2012-08-26 - via Questia Online Library.
5, Playboy of the Western World (TV 1983) Internet Movie Database. Retrieved: 2013-03-14.
6. The Dead (1987) Internet Movie Database. Retrieved: 2013-03-14.
7. War of the Buttons (1994) Internet Movie Database; retrieved 1 February 2016.
8. "The Abbey Theatre Archive".
9. "The Abbey Theatre Archive".
10. "The Teresa Deevy Archive".
11. "Mint Theatre Company".

Citations

  1. [S394] SOURCE: (Full):
    Source Combined Fields: Mostly reliable but does need checking. Wikipedia is hosted by the Wikimedia Foundation, a non-profit organization that also hosts a range of other projects. https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Terms_of_use,
    Repository: Wikipedia,
    Citation Detail: Record for BAIRBRE DOWLING,
    Citation Text: Born: 27 March 1953; Dublin: Died: 20 January 2016 (aged 62); Nationality: Irish; Occupation: Actor; Notable work: Playboy of the Western World, The Dead, War of the Buttons; Spouse(s): Colm Meaney; (m. 1982; div. 1994); Children: 1; Parent(s): Vincent Dowling, Brenda Doyle