Monaghan actress Aoibhinn McGinnity has landed her first big acting role in America.
The 28 year old actress shot to fame appearing as Trish in popular RTE show Love/Hate. Since then she has been working on feature films and musicals in Ireland but recently moved to the US.
She will be playing Marcy in Quarry based on the novels of Max Allan Collins. It’s the story of Mac Conway, a Marine who returns to Memphis from Vietnam in 1972. Struggling to cope with the aftermath of war, he is drawn into a network of killing and corruption along the Mississippi River. Aoibhinn will play the love interest of one of the underworld leaders. The show is being produced by Cinemax for HBO and has already been green-lit for eight episodes.