Darragh Mortell is a fast rising Writer/Director with strong roots in the acting game. Having landed a lead role in CBBC’s The Story of Tracy Beaker, Darragh went on to star in multiple other productions such as Dani’s House, BAFTA winning Diddy Movies and MTV cult hit Dubplate Drama. He also had the honour of playing the final villain in the UK’s longest running police drama The Bill in 2010.
As a filmmaker, Darragh has written and directed web episodes for Dani’s House spin off Dani’s Castle as well as hit show Millie Inbetween and upcoming Sky teen drama The Athena. With his debut film winning Best Experimental Film at the London Independent film festival in 2015, Darragh followed up with the widely acclaimed Donald Mohammed Trump starring Asim Chaudhry and London based musical, Beauty in the Street.
With a host of TV credits in 2018 and many more in development, Darragh has said that he aims to paint on as many canvases as he can get his hands on.