Eric Keoghan is making a name for himself in the entertainment industry. He is the brother of Barry Keoghan, who stars in the movie ‘Eternals’. Eric’s career is focused on working behind the scenes, as he takes on roles as a stagehand and art department professional.
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Who Is Eric Keoghan?
Eric Keoghan was born in Summerhill, Dublin in the 1980s. He prefers to keep his personal life private and low-profile. However, he had a challenging childhood that helped him develop resilience and determination. Sadly, his mother struggled with drug addiction and passed away when he was only 12 years old. Eric and his brother were placed in foster care and had to move between 13 different foster families over a period of seven years. The boys were raised by their grandmother, aunt and older sister, Gemma after being taken in.
Eric Keoghan is a skilled worker in the crafts department and has achieved two credits for his work. He mainly works behind the scenes as a laborer and is a loyal supporter of Barry, especially during his most famous moments. In 2021, Eric played an important role in the making of the captivating medieval fantasy movie, ‘The Green Knight.’
Who is Barry Keoghan, Eric Keoghan?
Barry began his journey as an actor in 2011 when he responded to an advertisement for a film called Between the Canals. He managed to secure a small role in the movie, which was eventually released. Inspired by this success, Barry decided to pursue formal training in acting at The Factory in Dublin. In the same year, at only 18 years old, he made an appearance on the popular TV show Fair City. In 2011, Barry started his acting career by appearing in a movie called “Stand Up”. Two years later, Barry landed a significant role as Wayne, the notorious “cat killer,” in the RTE drama Love/Hate.
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However, it was in 2017 when he gained recognition for his exceptional performances in two critically acclaimed films. In Christopher Nolan’s war epic “Dunkirk”, Barry portrayed the character of George Mills, a young soldier facing the challenges of evacuation. Since then, he has continued to make an impact in the film industry with notable roles in movies like “The Green Knight” and Marvel’s “Eternals”.