Normal People’s India Mullen on insecurity, ambition and why actors can never stand still
The Irish actress to watch discusses the daily grind beneath the bright lights
In the 2020 juggernaut that was Normal People, all eyes may have been on Daisy Edgar-Jones and Paul Mescal, but Peggy, played by Irish actress India Mullen, stole a scene as the ice-white blonde who casually suggested a threesome with Marianne and Connell.
Mullen the actress seems a million miles away from that character; a timid and softly-spoken brunette. We’re talking via Zoom from her home in London and she’s remembering the time she got ...