Irish Eye on Hollywood:
Wrestling onto the Big Screen

WWE Champion Sheamus.
WWE Champion Sheamus.

By Tom Deignan, Contributor
February / March 2016

He was born Stephen Farrelly in Cabra, Dublin, and raised to speak fluent Irish, but the world knows him best as the professional wrestler Sheamus. A World Wrestling Entertainment champion, Sheamus is now looking to break into the acting world. (That is, if you don’t consider wrestling as a kind of acting.) Look for Sheamus this summer in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadow, alongside the likes of Megan Fox, Laura Linney, Tyler Perry, and Johnny Knoxville. ♦

 

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