JJ graduated from the Gaiety school of Acting in 2006. He’s preformed at the National Theatre, London, The Lyric, Belfast and the Everyman Palace, Cork among others. He ran his own theatre company Down Stage Productions where he toured a production of Conor McPherson’s The Good Thief. He’s worked also as a playwright, screenwriter and director. More recently he has done various training workshops at Bow Street with Shimmy Marcus, Maureen Hughes, William Conacher and Gerry Grennell. He can be seen in Kodaline’s multi-award winning music video HEAD HELD HIGH.