Biography of Mark McKennaMark McKenna is an Irish actor and singer, famous for his roles in the musical comedy Sing Street (2016) and the TV series Wayne (2019). He is playing in such bands as Milk and THE | GIRL | TALK.
His Childhood and FamilyMark McKenna was born on May 5, 1996, in Dublin, the capital of Ireland. Mark's father is a musician. McKenna remembers with a smile how his dad has taught him to play the guitar for two years before he and his on-screen character, a musician from the Sing Street, won applause at the Sundance Film Festival.
Acting CareerMark McKenna made his movie debut in 2016. Mark was lucky to play one of the lead roles in the musical comedy Sing Street. Its director, Irishman John Carney (the creator of the movie Begin Again with Keira Knightley and Mark Ruffalo), admitted that he had planned to shoot unknown actors.
So, it happened. Most of the cast became open to the public: Ferdia Walsh-Peelo, Kelly Thornton, Percy Chamburuka, singer Maria Doyle Kennedy and Mark McKenna, who first appeared on the set. However, in the movie, there were starred such well-known artists as the star of Game of Thrones Aidan Gillen, and the young actress Lucy Boynton.
Mark and Ferdia recorded songs for the movie themselves.
Personal Life of Mark McKennaLittle is known about Mark McKenna’s personal life. But in 2020, fans still found out about his new companion. She was Ciara Bravo, whom he met on the set of the series "Wayne".
The height of the actor is 173 cm.