Born: October 24, 1971
Famous for: Being so close, and yet so far, from Father Peter in Ballykissangel
Most young women know it's not a good idea to fall in love with the village priest. However, this didn"t stop Ballykissangel,"s Assumpta Fitzgerald aka Dervla Kirwan doing exactly that, much to the delight of British TV audiences. Since bidding farewell to the Irish countryside, the Dublin-born actress has appeared in Hearts And Bones and 55 Degrees North.