Eamon Farren started acting at the age of 16, and ever since 2001, he’s pursued his career in the field of show business, whether it is on theatre or in front of the camera. From an early age, Eamon had an idea about what he wanted to do when he grew up, and then when the time came to fulfill his dream, the actor did not hesitate and flung himself into the world of show business.
The actor from North Queensland, Australia, was born on 19 May 1985, and till the later part of his teenage years, the actor stayed in his homeland. Eamon graduated from Benowa State High School, and as soon as school was done, the actor embarked on a journey to start his career with a degree from the National Institute of Dramatic Art.
Eamon Farren is an actor who plays the character of Cahir in Netflix series The Witcher. Source: Eamon Farren Instagram
Well, after initial rejections in his career, the actor persevered, and now he is starring in the second biggest show of 2019, 'The Witcher.' The actor made his way through various movies and TV shows to finally get the role of the villain in the beloved series, which is coming back for a second season. So, here are few facts you need to know about Eamon Farren Witcher cast member.
Eamon Farren Always Wanted to be an Actor – There was Never a Plan B
It was acting or bust for the actor Eamon Farren. Source: Instagram
For most of the actors in the world, acting is the last thing they try, for fear of the whole thing not panning out. There is always the fear of being stuck in audition dates and tapes which go nowhere in particular, and most actors use the job of acting as a fall back thing, something they will come back to if all else fails.
Well, Eamon Farren does not fall under the category of trying it last; from the time he started seeing movies, Eamon wanted to be an actor. He stated there was never a second option for him, and it was becoming an actor or bust. The actor said, “I can't remember a time when I didn't watch a movie and think, 'That's what I want to do'... Growing up, people said you have to have a plan B. I never felt that, I always thought, Nah, this is what I'm going to do.”
The Actor was Handpicked by David Lynch to be in the Continuation of Twin Peaks
Eamon Farren was handpicked by David Lynch to be in the revival of Twin Peaks. Source: Instagram
The decision to go acting or bust resulted in Eamon giving his hundred percent, all of the time, and this resulted in a lot of goodwill build-up for the actor. After a lot of hard work, the actor was hired to be in the movie 'Chained' with Jennifer Lynch directing the flick. Well, the father of the director, David Lynch, reportedly saw the film, and Eamon was hired to be in the revival series of 'Twin Peaks.'
Eamon’s agent got the call from the casting people, and he said the job he accepted the job without even knowing the scope of his role and what character he was playing. When a legendary director like David Lynch comes knocking, you definitely want to be in whatever project they are involved in.
Eamon and Anya Chalotra Both Appeared on The ABC Murders
Though the two actors did not share the screen on 'The Witcher' as of yet, this was not the first time both the actors were in the same production. Eamon and the Yennefer actress Anya Chalotra, were together in the Poirot adaptation 'The ABC Murders,' starring John Malkovich in the iconic detective character.
Eamon Farren Witcher Cast – The actor Plays the Character of Cahir
'Cahir' is a Nilfgardian commander, someone who is tasked with sacking Cintra and other kingdoms of the Continent. The ruthless commander is working alongside Fringilla, played by the amazing Mimi Ndiweni, and together they are trying to get all the kingdoms under the control of Nilfgard.
Eamon plays the pasty ruthless villain of the series, and he gives his best to portray what he is willing to do for his nation and to the Cirilla. The show hinges on the commander finding and capturing Cirilla, which means 'Geralt' and 'Cahir' are headed for a collision course.