Diarmaid Murtagh is one of those elusive few talents who has managed to score A-list roles while staying out of the spotlight.
The Cavan native got his start on Irish television, with bit roles on RTE's The Clinic, alongside Amy Huberman and long-running TG4 soap Ros na Run.
But the last 12 months of his career have skyrocketed beyond belief.
He's just fiinished filming Dracula Untold alongside Dominic Cooper and Samantha Barks and is also awaiting the release of Good People later this year.
Despite his impressive acting CV, Murtagh has remained a relative unknown here