Stephen Fingleton wins 2016 IFTA Rising Star Award

Stephen Fingleton has been awarded the Irish Film and Television Academy RISING STAR award for his work on THE SURVIVALIST. Previous recipients include Saoirse Ronan and Michael Fassbender.

The award was given at a televised ceremony in Mansion House, Dublin, where Liam Neeson was also honoured by the Irish president Michael D. Higgins. THE SURVIVALIST was nominated for three other awards, including Best Actress for Olwen Fouére, Best Actor for Martin McCann and Best Film.