Niamh Algar - Biography

Last Modified: Nov 16, 2022

Niamh Algar
Profession: Actress
Best Known For: Calm with Horses (film)
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: $300K

Personal Details

Born on : June 28, 1992 (age 31)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Niamh Algar
Birth Place: Ireland
Horoscope: Cancer
Father's Name: N/A
Mother's Name: N/A
Siblings: 4
University: Dublin Institute of Technology, Bow Street Academy
Ethnicity: Multi-ethnic (Irish, English)
Nationality: American


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: In Relationship
Boyfriend Name: Lorne MacFadyen

Body Measurements

Height: 1.70 meter (5 feet 7 inch)
Weight: 55 kg (121.25 lb)
Hair Color: Blonde
Eye Color: Blue
Shoe Size: 7 US
Dress Size: 4 US
Breast Size: 33 inch
Waist Size: 25 inch
Hip Size: 34 inch
Bra Size: 33
Cup Size: A

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Who is Niamh Algar?

Niamh Algar is an actress by profession and Irish by nationality. She is well known for starring in the TV series MotherFatherSon, Raised by Wolves, Pure, and the films Wrath of Man, Censor, Calm with Horses, Pam and Tommy.

Niamh Algar – Age, Parents, Siblings

Niamh Algar’s birth took place on June 28, 1992, in Ireland. She was raised by her parents alongside her four older siblings. The names and occupations of her mother and father are not shared with the public.

young Niamh Algar with her mother (Image: Instagram)

Education, Ethnicity

For education, Niamh Algar studied design at the Dublin Institute of Technology. She went on to attend Bow Street Academy where she studied the Programme of Screen Acting.

Her ethnicity is Irish, and English.

Niamh Algar – Boyfriend, Relationship

Niamh Algar is currently dating actor Lorne MacFadyen. She and her boyfriend are very secretive about their relationship and do not have children yet.

Niamh Algar, Lorne MacFadyen (Image: Instagram- posted May 2022)

Niamh Algar – Career

Early Days

Algar began her professional career in the year 2011. Her debut TV appearance was in an episode of the TV series Reabhloid. She went on to portray characters in the 2014 films Trampoline, The Light of Day, From the Dark and Without Name (2016). Meanwhile, Niamh Algar landed roles in episodes of the TV series The Savage Eye (2014), Vikings (2015), The Bisexual (2018), etc.

Her role as Ursula in the 2019 film Calm with Horses is her breakthrough role.

Niamh Algar, Cosmo Jarvis in Calm with Horses (Image: The Times)

Films, Series

Over the years, Niamh Algar has starred in the films Censor (2021), Wrath of Man (2021), Burial (2021), and in the episode(s) of the TV series Pure (2019), MotherFatherSon (2019), The Virtues (2019), Raised by Wolves (2020), and in miniseries My Name is Lizzie (2021), to name a few.


On the set of Wrath of Man, Niamh Algar has worked with Jeffrey Donovan, Darrell D'Silva, Lazaro Alonso, Lyne Renée, and Montana Manning.

Niamh Algar – Awards, Nominations

She was awarded the 2019 BAFTA Breakthrough Brit. A year prior, she had been named Screen International 'Star of Tomorrow' for her leading turn in The Virtues.

Niamh Algar in Raised by Wolves (Image: IrishCentral)

Niamh Algar – Net Worth, Salary

The net worth of Niamh Algar is estimated to be around $300k while the figure on her annual salary/income is not shared with the public.

Niamh Algar – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On social media handles Instagram and Twitter, Niamh Algar is followed by thousands of followers but is absent from Facebook.

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