Gerard Plunkett was born and raised in Dublin, Ireland. He became a proud Canadian citizen in the early 80's. A Jessie and Leo award winner, he has enjoyed a successful career in theatre, film and television.
Flowers of the Rarest is his first full length stage play.
His directing credits include,
Flowers of the Rarest,
Exiles by James Joyce, Salome by
Oscar Wilde, Salt Water Moon by David French, Molly Bloom
by James Joyce, and several Bloomsday Festivals.
Favourite acting theatre credits include: Shelley Levene, in Glengarry Glen Ross. Professor Higgins in My Fair Lady, Edward, in Someone Who'll Watch Over Me, and his one man show Oscar Wilde in Earnest.
Movie and television guest star appearances include, Eight Below, Nightwatching, Intelligence, Snakes on a Plane, Travelers, A Million Little Things, Da Vinci's Inquest, X-Files, A Cooler Climate and many Hallmark Christmas movies.