Clare Cooney

Clare Cooney a Chicago based theater, film, tv and commercial actor. She is a proud graduate of The School of Steppenwolf, Class of 2014.  A Detroit native, Clare moved to Chicago to pursue acting after graduating from The University of Notre Dame. Recent film/TV credits: WIDOWS (Steve McQueen), HOT DATE (Pop TV), SHRINK (NBC), SOUL SESSIONS (Vincent Gaffney).  Recent stage credits include KING CHARLES III (Cardinal Stage) & PIRANDELLO'S HENRY IV (Remy Bumppo). In Chicago she has also worked with Chicago Dramatists, Northlight Theatre, Theater Wit, Redtwist Theatre, and the Backroom Shakespeare Project. Clare received an award for Outstanding Acting at Sidewalk Film Festival 2016, for her performance in the short film BIRD OF PREY. Clare is also a director and filmmaker, and her short film RUNNER recently World Premiered at Sidewalk Film Festival 2017, and won Best USA Short Film at Fairhope Film Festival 2017. More at

Location Chicago
Union 2 None
Height 5'11"
Hair Brown
Eyes Blues