Category Archives: Directing

‘Being Irish, I was apprehensive about playing a US army doctor’

by Deirdre Reynolds, Published 04/01/2015.

Eoin
“It’s weird,” jokes Eoin, who’s based in LA, “it seems totally fine to have a show on TV in England or America, but when it airs in Ireland, there’s a bit more trepidation about it. Suddenly your mates and your family are going to slag you a lot more! “When your show’s on American television, it’s like, ‘That’s awesome’; when it’s on RTÉ, people are like, ‘Now I can rip the piss out of you!'”

Having just been snapped up for a second season of the NBC show, filmed over 7,500 kilometres away in Albuquerque in New Mexico, the former Abercrombie and Fitch model is unlikely to mind too much. His turn as the talented-but-troubled doc has led to a role in Ridley Scott’s upcoming TV drama, Killing Jesus, alongside former Frasier star Kelsey Grammer.

“It’s like early ER meets MASH with a touch of Scrubs humour,” explains Eoin of the show that’s fast turning him into a household name. “It’s set in a Texas hospital and I play an ex-army medic who’s got Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. “Being Irish, I was kind of apprehensive about playing an American army doctor. Growing up, there’s nothing in our culture about being in the army; in America, that’s part of their culture. “But all the army vets have actually embraced the show and they really like it, which is important, so it’s been really interesting.”

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Kellie Blaise Showreel


Take a look at this amazing schowreel from Kellie Blaise, actress and singer, and bump into a familiar face. Eoin joins her in ‘Whacked’, ‘Jameson 60 Seconds’, ‘Aces’, shows pieces of ‘The Inside’ (directed by Eoin) and the music video ‘Sleep’ (shot by Eoin).

‘Christian Blake’, official music video by Una Healy


Official music video for the film ‘Christian Blake’ with the title song of the film written by Una Healy and Eoin C Macken, performed by Una Healy now of the Saturdays girlband. The song is the main song from the film. This video was shot and cut by Eoin C Macken and produced by Kevin Whyms of the band Noise Control.