Tara Breathnach is a professional actress on both stage and screen. She trained at the Welsh College of Music and Drama and Dublin's Focus Theatre. Her theatre career has included work with Derry Playhouse, An Taibhdhearc, Donmar Warehouse, Macnas. Screen credits include The Last Days of Anne Boleyn, Ros na Rún, Jack Taylor, Na Cloigne and The Tudors,
She was nominated for an IFTA for her role as May Collingwood in the feature 'A Nightingale Falling'.