Sarah Greene is originally from Cork and trained in Dublin where she graduated from the Gaiety School of Acting in 2006. She was recently awarded the 2015 IFTA and Irish Film Board ‘Rising Star Award" as well as winning the Best Supporting Actress IFTA for 2015 for her role in the feature film Noble – one of very few people to ever win two IFTA's in one night! She add these awards to her TONY Award nomination and Olivier Award nomination in 2013 and 2014 for her role as ‘Slippy Helen' in Michael Grandage's production of Martin McDonagh's The Cripple of Inishmaan with Daniel Radcliffe in the West End and on Broadway.
Other theatre includes Rough Magic's production of Peer Gynt, and the Abbey Theatre's hugely successful production Alice In Funderland. Sarah appeared as Amber in Guna Nua's award winning and highly acclaimed production of Little Gem which won the Carol Tambor Best of Edinburgh Award at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and led to a remounting of the production in New York as well as tours across the UK and Ireland. Other previous productions have included: Danti Dan for Galloglass, The Death of Harry Leon, The Year of the Hiker, and The Playboy of The Western World, The Empress of India, and most recently Big Maggie, all with Druid Theatre Company and directed by Garry Hynes.