Marie Kean

Marie Kean

Highest Rated: 93% The Dead (1987)

Lowest Rated: 50% Ryan's Daughter (1970)

Birthday: Jun 27, 1918

Birthplace: Rush, County Dublin, Ireland

Marie Kean was an actress who founded her entertainment career success with roles in film. Kean's early acting career consisted of roles in various films, such as "The Big Gamble" (1961) with Stephen Boyd, "The Quare Fellow" (1962) and "Girl With Green Eyes" (1964). She also appeared in "Cul-de-Sac" (1966) and the Cyril Cusack dramatic adaptation "I Was Happy Here" (1966). She kept working in film throughout the sixties and the eighties, starring in the adaptation "The Fighting Prince of Donegal" (1966) with Peter McEnery, the comedic adaptation "Great Catherine" (1968) with Peter O'Toole and the Robert Mitchum drama "Ryan's Daughter" (1970). She also appeared in "Barry Lyndon" (1975) with Ryan O'Neal and the drama "Angel" (1982) with Veronica Quilligan. Film continued to be her passion as she played roles in the John Huston documentary "John Huston & The Dubliners" (1987), the dramatic adaptation "The Dead" (1987) with Anjelica Huston and "The Lonely Passion of Judith Hearne" (1987) with Bob Hoskins. Additionally, she appeared on the television special "The Comedy of Errors" (1989-1990). Kean more recently appeared in "The Real Charlotte" (PBS, 1989-1990).

Highest rated movies

The Dead
Barry Lyndon
Ryan's Daughter




93% 77% The Dead Mrs. Malins (Character) $766.4K 1987
No Score Yet 77% The Lonely Passion of Judith Hearne Mrs. Rice (Character) $82.7K 1987
No Score Yet 22% Danny Boy Mae (Character) - 1982
89% 92% Barry Lyndon Barry's Mother (Character) - 1975
50% 72% Ryan's Daughter Mrs. McCardle (Character) - 1970
No Score Yet No Score Yet Great Catherine Princess Dashkoff (Character) - 1968
No Score Yet No Score Yet Time Lost and Time Remembered Barkeeper (Character) - 1966
No Score Yet 17% The Fighting Prince of Donegal The Mother (Character) - 1966
No Score Yet No Score Yet I Was Happy Here Barkeeper (Character) - 1966
No Score Yet 67% The Quare Fellow Mrs. O'Hara (Character) - 1962
No Score Yet No Score Yet Broth of a Boy Molly Lehane (Character) - 1960


No Score Yet No Score Yet The Irish R.M. Unknown (Guest Star) 1983