Ruaidhri got his first acting job in the Abbey when he was 8. He hasn't worked there since. Starred in INTO THE WEST when he was 12. Hasn't been allowed to forget it since. He did his second play at 17-THE CRIPPLE OF INISHMAAN at The National in London. He was also in Oscar-winning short SIX-SHOOTER, During his career he has worked with a wide range of directors, including Mike Newell, Stephen Frears, Martin McDonagh and Nicholas Hytner. Recently, he studied History and Philosophy in UCD.