|Dominique McElligott Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 8 in|
|Date of Birth||March 5, 1986|
Dominique McElligott is an Irish actress who is well-known for starring in several independent films and popular television shows. She became known to American audiences with her role as Lily Bell in the western drama Hell on Wheels in 2011. Dominique has also appeared in prominent roles in successful shows like House of Cards (2016-2017), The Astronaut Wives Club (2015), The Last Tycoon (2016-2017), and The Boys (2019). Her film credits include Dark Floors (2008), Moon (2009), Blackthorn (2011), and Not Fade Away (2012).
Rathfarnham, Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Los Angeles, California, United States
Dominique is represented by the United Agents Ltd in London.
5 ft 8 in or 173 cm
57 kg or 125.5 lbs
Race / Ethnicity
Best Known For
Appearing as Lily Bell in Hell on Wheels (2011-2012), Louise Shepard in The Astronaut Wives Club (2015), Hannah Conway in House of Cards (2016-2017), Kathleen Moore in The Last Tycoon (2016-2017), and Queen Maeve in The Boys (2019)
Dominique made her theatrical film debut as Emily in the fantasy-horror flick Dark Floors. The film was released in Finland and Iceland in February 2008.
First TV Show
Dominique made her first TV show appearance as Cora Collins in the Irish sports drama series On Home Ground in 2001.
Dominique McElligott Favorite Things
- Actors – Daniel Day-Lewis, Juliette Binoche, Toni Collette
- Films – His Girl Friday (1940), An Affair to Remember (1957), It Happened One Night (1934), Gone with the Wind (1939), On the Waterfront (1954)
- Quotes – By the poet Rumi
- Role Of Herself – Aoife O’Carroll in The Guard (2011)
Source – VioletaNicola.ro
Dominique McElligott Facts
- Daniel Day-Lewis’s performance in My Left Foot (1989) had a huge impact on Dominique as a kid and inspired her to become an actor.
- She bears a striking resemblance to actress Sharon Stone from her younger days.
- In 2017, Dominique revealed in an interview that she had not visited her hometown in Ireland since the last 10 years.
- Dominique does not have any social media accounts.
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