JIMMY KERR was born in Ballymena, Northern Ireland. He holds a Masters degree in Creative Writing from the University of Edinburgh. Kerr trained as an actor at the William Esper Studio in NYC. He last appeared on stage off-Broadway at the Irish Rep in a command performance of In Shorts. He is also the writer of “Ardnaglass on the Air”, “House Strictly Private” and “Maybe”; all of which have featured in the 1st-Irish Theatre Festival. He is the recipient of the 2013 Origin Award for Special Achievement. Kerr has also performed and written for various theatres, festivals and production companies in Ireland, Scotland and the US. Jimmy Kerr is a member of the Dramatist Guild of America.