Aoibhin Garrihy: A life in brief
Born Castleknock, Dublin
Education Leaving Cert in Mount Sackville Convent, Chapelizod; Bachelor of Acting Studies from Trinity College
FAMILY parents from Doolin, Co Clare; two younger sisters
Best known as Neasa, the oldest of three girls in the warring Dillon clan on RTÉ's soap Fair City
Big break Getting the Fair City gig in 2010
Proudest moment "Probably the day I got into the course in Trinity – my dad flung me into the air, I'll never forget the excitement!"
Likes "Anything cosy! Fluffy socks, electric blanket, pyjamas. Fine dining and fine wine also (but 'like' might be an understatement . . .)"
Dislikes Arrogance, cold weather
Favourite actors Ryan Gosling, Leo DiCaprio, Cate Blanchett and Michelle Williams
film, TV show and play Grease, Downton Abbey and By the Bog of Cats by Marina Carr
Dream role Hester Swane in By the Bog of Cats