Pat Laffan

Pat Laffan

Acting
  • Death Date:
    14 March 2019(aged 49)
  • Birth Place:
    County Meath, Ireland

Pat Laffan Movies

The Wednesdays2019Judge2019
War Horse2011Farmer #22011
Leap Year2010Donal2010
The Runway2010Manus2010
The Queen2006Head Ghillie2006
Intermission2003Charlie O'Brien2003
The Boys from County Clare2003Gerry - The Customs Officer2003
How Harry Became a Tree2002Father O'Connor2002
The General1998Sgt. Patrick Higgins ,Police Sergeant Patrick Higgins1998
The Saint1997Catholic Priest1997
An Awfully Big Adventure1995Mr Harcourt1995
War of the Buttons1994Mr Connor1994
The Snapper1993George Burgess1993
Journey to Knock1991Father Mallory1991
The Treaty1991Bishop1991
Hear My Song1991Taxi Driver 11991
After Midnight1990Head Chef1990
My Left Foot: The Story of Christy Brown1989Barman1989
Pigs1984Detective 21984
Barry Lyndon1975-1975
Girl with Green Eyes1964Bertie Counham1964

Who is Pat Laffan?

Pat Laffan was an Irish actor best known for his roles as Georgie Burgess in The Snapper and the milkman Pat Mustard in the Father Ted episode Speed 3. Laffan grew up on a farm in Co. Meath and began his career as an actor after graduating from Engineering in UCD. A prolific theatre actor, Laffan was a member of the Abbey Theatre Company in the 1960s and 1970s, and was the Director of the Peacock Theatre for most of the 1970s. He directed in the Gate Theatre from 1979 to 1982. Laffan had around 40 film credits to his name - including turns in Steven Spielberg's War Horse (2011), Intermission (2003), The General (1998) and Leap Year (2010) - and 30 credits on TV, Moone Boy, EastEnders and Ripper Street, to name a few. He died on March 14th, 2019 at the age of 79.