Hair: Dark Blonde
Playing Age: 26 – 34
Amy-Joyce stars as the title character Kate Loughlin in feature film THE CALLBACK QUEEN, a sparkling romantic comedy set in London’s film industry which had its US Premiere at George R. R. Martin’s Jean Cocteau Cinema in Santa Fe. It received a theatrical release in both the UK and Ireland last year and received two IFTA nominations in the 2016 Awards.
She kick-started her adventures in the film industry as a young actress when she was scouted by Bond Movies casting director Debbie McWilliams for Michael Hirst’s screen adaptation of FOOLS OF FORTUNE. She was cast as Oscar winner Julie Christie’s young daughter in the Irish family epic directed by Pat O’Connor, which co-starred Iain Glen and Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio.
She has since starred in an array of award winning feature films, shorts and prime time television drama, notably co-starring opposite Henry Cavill in an episode of Showtime’s multiple Emmy winning series THE TUDORS. Recent screen highlights include Len Collin’s SANCTUARY (Zanzibar Films/IFB) which won Best First Feature at the 28th Galway Film Fleadh and is released theatrically in 2017, and LILY (Filmbase) which won the Oscar Qualifying Tiernan McBride Award, and premiered in the US at the prestigious Savannah Film Festival. Other film and television credits include Simon Rumley’s LITTLE DEATHS, DANCER (Best British Film, BIAFF) and THE GUARDS (TV3).
She earned a Distinction at Trinity, graduating with a Bachelor in Acting Studies from the Samuel Beckett Centre. Favourite stage roles include Carol in David Mamet’s controversial masterpiece OLEANNA, cut-throat socialite Estelle Rigault in Sartre’s existentialist classic NO EXIT, Maggie in the world premiere of THE NIGHT GARDEN developed by the Royal National Theatre Studio and performed at The Northcott Theatre in Exeter, and Cathy Calhoun in the first European production of ORANGE FLOWER WATER. More recently Amy-Joyce played Shakespearean heroine Miranda in a Summer tour of THE TEMPEST, and portrayed Titanic Stewardess Violet Jessop in the world premiere of ICEBERG – RIGHT AHEAD! at the Gatehouse, London.