Killian Donnelly Biography

Gender: Male

Killian is originally from Ireland.

Theatre includes: most recently, Enjolras in Les Misérables, before which he understudied and played Jean Valjean and Javert (Queen’s). Also, Collins in Michael Collins (Cork Opera House), Sweeney Todd (Gate, Dublin), Ethan Girard in The Full Monty (Olympia Theatre), Tony in West Side Story (The Solstice), Declan in The Wireman (Gaiety) and Rod in Singin’ in the Rain (Olympia Theatre). Workshops: Deco in The Commitments directed by Jamie Lloyd.

Concerts include: Courfeyrac in Les Misérables 25th Anniversary (O2 Arena), You Should Be Dancing (National Concert Hall, Dublin) and Les Misérables (Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Isle of Wight).

Television includes: Showbands, The Last Furlong, Batchelors Walk, The Tudors, The Late Late Show and Open House.

Killian Donnelly Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

Olivier Awards - 2016 - Best Actor in a Musical
Killian DonnellyKinky Boots
Evening Standard Awards - 2015 - Best Musical Performance
Killian DonnellyKinky Boots
Olivier Awards - 2015 - Best Actor in a Musical
Killian DonnellyMemphis The Musical