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Westmeath Actor Named As Judge For Virgin Media Short Film Competition

She says she's "honoured" to adjudicate this year.

A Westmeath actor is among the judges for this year's Virgin Media Discovers Short Film Competition.

Niamh Algar has been named on the panel this afternoon, along with director Lenny Abrahamson, 'Derry Girls' creater Lisa McGee, and screenwriter Ursula Rani Sarma.

The Mullingar star appears most recently in the major Ridley Scott series, 'Raised by Wolves'.

She says she's "honoured" to adjudicate this year, with supporting filmmakers, their stories and crew more important now than ever.

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