Apart from being a thoroughly nice Irish chap, Ciaran is an extremely experienced TV drama director. His jealousy-inducing filmography includes Vikings, The Tudors, Cold Feet (to name but a few). In short, if you're looking for a director who can work with his cast to get believable, fantastic performances, Ciaran is your man.
AMAZON & THE HISTORY CHANNEL
Already one of the classics of the on-demand era. Vikings is a massive TV show born out of Amazon and The History Channel which follows the adventures of Ragnar Lothbrok and his cohort. As well as being an story told on an incredible tale, it's also one with incredible characters - something which Ciaran is an absolute dab hand with.
Ciaran directed several episodes of this reimagining of the classic tale of King Arthur. Broadcast all over the world, including on Channel 4 in the UK, it featured A-list film stars like Eva Green, Joseph Fiennes and James Purefoy.
Ciaran Donnelly was the lead director of this massively successful series throughout its run. Following Henry VIII's fall from grace, 'The Tudors; has won over critics, viewers and many an award jury along the way.
TITANIC: BLOOD & STONE
Ciaran Donnelley directed an epic retelling of the Titanic story, set during the construction of the ill-fated vessel. The 12-part drama has been sold internationally, so expect to see it on your screens soon.