Catherine Rees

Catherine Rees is an actor and writer, based between Belfast and London.

She trained on the BA Acting course at East 15 Acting School and has since appeared in The Mousetrap in London's West End, and on two India tours, as well as in television such as The Deceived, Nova Jones, and Catholic Matchmaking Bureau.

As a writer, she was a member of the Soho Theatre Writer's Lab, Lyric Hammersmith Development Lab and Northern Ireland Screen's Short's Focus Programme, where she developed her short Arena which appeared in the BFI NI Talent Showcase and Cork Film festival to name a few. She is currently developing her comedy pilot with Old Hall Films and her next short film with Farset Films. She is passionate about female-led work and comedy, and is delighted to be working with Alice Malseed and the MAC on their play Poached.