Celia Ireland has worked extensively in film, television and theatre and has garnered several awards and nominations throughout her career. Notably, her role in the feature film Australian Rules won her the Film Critics Circle of Australia Best Supporting Actress Award and also a nomination from Australian Film Institute Awards.
In 2016 Celia was the winner of the TV WEEK Logie Award for Most Outstanding Supporting Actress for her work in Wentworth.
Celia’s most recent film was Goddess, a musical comedy directed by Mark Lamprell. Celia has also appeared in the thriller Cactus, in which she starred alongside Bryan Brown and Shane Jacobson. Other film credits include Rogue, Angst, My Mother Frank, Thank God He Met Lizzie, Idiot Box and Venice.
Prolific in her television performances, Celia has appeared in many Australian dramas; Packed to the Rafters, All Saints, Water Rats, McLeod’s Daughters, Murder Call, Police Rescue, A Country Practice and many others. Celia has used her comedic flair in Monster House, Supernova, Don’t Blame Me and The Comedy Sale. Her more recent television appearances include the multi award winning Redfern Now Season 2, Laid, Home and Away, Rake Season 3, ABC children’s program My Place and the BBC/ Network Ten commissioned series Me and My Monsters.