Barry Ward is an Irish actor who is widely recognized for his breakthrough performances on stage and screen. He portrayed the lead role in the Ken Loach historical drama Jimmy’s Hall. He recently appeared in the British historical drama, Britannia.
Ward is dating his longtime girlfriend Laura Kavanagh. He currently resides in East London with his family.
Early Life and Education
Barry Ward was born in 1980, in Blanchardstown, Republic of Ireland. He spent most of his childhood days in Blanchardstown. He belongs to Irish nationality and regarding his ethnicity, he is a Caucasian.
Ward graduated from St. Declan's College in Cabra. The BBC discovered him when they reached the Cabra school looking for kids for Roddy Doyle’s Family.
Ward first made his appearances on stage in Buddleia as a member of Dublin Theatre Festival. He later transferred to Donmar Warehouse in London's West End.
Ward started his career at the age of 16. Ward played the role of Fionn in the BBC six-part series Plot Lands. He then appeared in a 1999 comedy-drama film Sunburn alongside Cillian Murphy and Paloma Baeza.
Ward appeared as Dillon in the movie The Claim. He then went on to portray Ashely in a hit TV crime drama series Silent Witness alongside Liz Carr.
The following year, Ward appeared as Jez in the British TV series The Bill. He has also made remarkable works including Coming Up and Blood Cells.
Ward recently appeared in a British historical period drama television series Britannia. He played the character of Sawyer in the series alongside actor David Morrissey.
Ward appeared in the movies like Maze and The End of the F***ing World. In addition, he released several albums like West of Dodge, Distant Furrows, and Welcome Home.
Barry Ward is living a luxurious lifestyle and has earned a good amount of money which has added up to his net worth close to million. However, he has disclosed the exact amount of his net worth.
His album West of Dodge is priced $8.99 for MP3 and $18.98 for the Audio CD on Amazon.
Ward appeared in the 2000 film The Claim which was debacle at the box office making just $669,258 against its producing cost of $20 million.
Ward was cast in the 2015 movie, Pursuit that grossed $51.6 million at the box office. The movie was made under the budget of $35 million.
Barry Ward, 38, is not married yet. He is in a relationship with Deputy Commissioner his longtime girlfriend Laura Kavanagh. The couple has been dating for a long time.
They welcomed their first child, a son named Tom in 2015. The pair currently resides in East London with his girlfriend and a son.
Irish actors, Tom Vaughan-Lawlor, and Barry Ward talking about their upcoming movies in an interview,
The Irish actor is not actively involved in the social networking sites.
Barry Ward Affairs
First Affair with Laura Kavanagh
Laura Kavanagh is a Deputy Commissioner who has been in a relationship with Irish actor Barry Ward for a long time.