Paul Kennedy graduated from the University of Ulster in 2002 with an honours degree in theatre studies. He writes for the stage and the screen. His stage plays include 'The Black North', 'Lanciatore the Juggling Man' and 'Guidelines for a Long and Happy Life', which saw him shortlisted for the Stewart Parker Trust Award in 2011. Paul is also an actor and has appeared in 'Saving the Titanic', 'Cherrybomb', 'Jump', 'Fifty Dead Men Walking', 'Five Minutes of Heaven' and 'Omagh' among many others. He has appeared on stage in Britain, Ireland and off-Broadway.