Bern Deegan - Lorcan Casey
The Viewer is a new Hitchcock inspired psycho-thriller drama. (Currently in Development)
Nigel has worked as a professional actor since 1968, an active member of AEA, British Equity, SAG and AFTRA. He has worked on stage (Drama and Musical Theatre) in Film, Television, Radio as well as a Commercial Print and Voice Over artist. Nigel is currently filming 'Fear the Unknown Men', playing the lead role of 'Elijah Conway' for Tropic Crusade Films. He has just finished filming 'The Telephone' for NineLadiesFilm, as well as 'Mad to be Normal' where he will be playing 'Dr Bloom' opposit David Tennent and 'Patient 35' playing 'D.I. Brian Gold' for Eduard Vijulie and BeginningLifeFilms.
Nigel is currently to be seen in the UK touring musical Funny Girl playing the role of FLORENZ ZIEGFELD.
Father Clancy stands outside his small rural church; he offers his goodbyes to the deserting parishoners for one last time. A lone young woman stands red eyed away from the crowd and approaches the priest. Clara needs to talk, it is urgent! The priest agrees to visit later that day.
Little did the priest realise that that last gesture of compassion would be met with a case of multi personality possession.
Clara is convinced that her unborn child is the child of a devil and must be destroyed. She threatens the priest with a plot to murder both herself and the child. Unable to help, the priest finds himself in a position where he must turn to something he himself believes is the work of the devil.
The Viewer (Lorcan Casey) a well-known psychic who lives alone in a remote part of the rural hamlet ‘sees’ the priest approaching.
What happens next is a story of un-requited love, murder and possible tragedy.
Will the priest Clancy and the psychic Lorcan Casey be able to work together to find the missing woman, or will they be too late to stop the double murder.
Bern is an Irish actor whose experience spans from feature film, award winning short films and to touring theatre. Bern was recently cast in the lead role of 'Peter Nash' in Big Ideas Films Feature Film 'POINT OF NO RETURN' which also stars Paul Ronan, Don Wycherley and Steven Berkoff. The film was Directed by Kevin Glynn and is currently in post production. Bern recently played the role of Richard in The Telephone (Nine Ladies Film) The first half of 2014 saw Bern on national tour playing the title role in "SETANTA" for Clan Cluana Theatre Company.
Nigel Barber - Father Clancey.