Neil McDermott

Last updated 09 January 2020

Neil McDermott
(this image appears for illustrative purposes only and no attempt is made to supersede any copyright attributed to it)

Neil McDermott

Born: Monday 15th December 1980 (age: 41)


Neil McDermott is a British stage and television actor who is best known for portraying Ryan Malloy in the BBC television soap opera EastEnders from April 2009 until 2011.

McDermott appeared in the 2008 Doctor Who episode "The Next Doctor" as well as Casualty and Rosemary and Thyme, amongst others, the feature film Goal!, and various stage productions including The Sound of Music in the West End. He trained at the Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts. He joined the cast of EastEnders in 2009. In June 2011

McDermott replaced fellow Enders actor Nigel Harman as Lord Farquaad in Shrek the Musical at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane in London's West End on 29 February 2012.

Biography from the Wikipedia article, licensed under CC-BY-SA