Eoin Christopher Macken
Date of Birth
21 February 1983
Mother (–), Father (James Macken, Barrister at Law (Deceased in 2007))
Sister (Freya Macken, Younger Sibling)
5’11″ / (1.80m)
Halina Froudist, Actors and Movers (click)
Josh Pearl, ICM (click)
Kat Gosling, Finch & Partners (click)
Morgan The Agency (click)
University College Dublin, Bsc. Psychology, Dublin, 2005
Honours 4 year Science Degree in Psychology
Advanced Acting for Camera, Gaiety School, 2004
Meisner Technique (Nina Murrano), New York, 2004-2009
Stanislavski and Film (Vincent Chase), Los Angeles, 2006-2008
Performance Year in Acting, Gaiety School, 2004-2005
Swimming, Horseriding, Golf, Soccer, Athletics, Rock-Climbing, Surfing, Sailing, Kick-Boxing.
American: Generic, New York, Southern. English: London, Liverpool, flat and upper class. French. Scottish. Northern Irish. Irish including various regions and flat and upper. Australian.
Eoin Macken was born in Dublin and began his interest in drama at University College, Dublin. At the age of 19, he became a highly successful model, chosen as the face of Abercrombie and Fitch, in addition to working for Ralph Lauren, Braun and GQ magazine. After joining the Attic studio of drama he spent some time in Los Angeles, where he directed the well-regarded short, ‘Dreaming For You’, about young acting hopefuls in Tinseltown, in addition to completing his psychology degree. Back in Ireland he directed and shot a second film, psychological thriller ‘Christian Blake’ as well as appearing in serial drama ‘Fair City.’ Eoin is well known for his role as Sir Gwaine from the BBC Merlin Series.