Upon graduating Trinity College Dublin's Samuel Beckett Centre with a Degree in Acting Studies, she moved to Sydney, Australia and later to London where she worked in both film and theatre. She is now based in her native Ireland.
In the course of her career she has played opposite actors such as Julie Christie, Iain Glen and Henry Cavill, and worked with internationally acclaimed directors including Pat O'Connor, Agnieskja Holland, and Alison Macleane.
Amy-Joyce recently won the Underground Cinema Award for Best Supporting Actress for her performance as Oonagh in the multi-award winning, IFTA nominated Lily. She plays Iseult in Sanctuary, Len Collin’s groundbreaking, critically acclaimed film, which won awards around the world including Best Irish Feature Film of 2017 from the Dublin Film Critics Circle.
She has just completed filming mystery thriller The Green Sea with Katharine Isabelle, directed by Randal Plunkett. She starred as the title character in The Callback Queen, a romantic comedy set in London’s film industry which premiered in the U.S. at George R. R. Martin’s Jean Cocteau Cinema. The film received two IFTA nominations at the 2016 Awards.
She is represented by Alex Cusack Management. This site contains media and information about her past and current film, television and theatre projects, for you to enjoy.
Amy-Joyce’s directorial offering Body of Christ broadcast on SKY Television’s new series The Short Film Show on 22nd January. It is Nominated at The International Short Film Show Awards in Nottingham in March. Here she gives a video interview about how she got involved with making short films.
Sanctuary has been named Best Irish Feature Film of 2017 by the Dublin Film Critics Circle. It was also voted Best Irish Film by Irish Times readers in The Irish Times Ticket Awards. It…
Amy-Joyce is currently in Mullingar filming mystery thriller The Green Sea with Katharine Isabelle, directed by Randal Plunkett.
The Underground Cinema Awards were held in Dun Laoghaire last night. Amy-Joyce was awarded Best Supporting Actress for her performance as Oonagh in Lily. Lily was nominated for seven awards on the…
Amy-Joyce can be seen in short comedy film Parfum, shot earlier this year in Rome. Parfum is screening twice for Culture Night at An Taibhdhearc in Galway (7 & 8pm).