First person: Liam Carney

Liam Carney: 53, actor, Wexford

8th June, 2014
Liam Carney: 53, actor, Wexford. Picture: Robbie Reynolds

It's easy to be an actor if you're willing to be poor. You have to do it for the love, because you sure can't do it for the money.

I've had a successful career on paper, but not at the bank. It's very hard to make money in this game.

I made up a CV to try to get my Equity card, which you couldn't really work without in the 1980s. I went to drama...

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