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 four years ago to pursue acting after graduating from The University of Notre Dame. TV credits: SHRINK (Seeso). Film credits: SOUL SESSIONS, A WAKE (accepted to Festival de Cannes 2017), BIRD OF PREY, and RUNNER. Most recently she performed as Kate Middleton in KING CHARLES III at Cardinal Stage. Recent Chicago credits include PIRANDELLO'S HENRY IV (Remy Bumppo), CHOPS (Dashnight Productions), BEAUTIFUL AUTISTIC (Chicago Dramatists). In Chicago, she has also worked with Northlight Theatre, Theater Wit, Redtwist Theatre, the Backroom Shakespeare Project, Waltzing Mechanics, and Circle Theatre, and she has performed regionally with Shakespeare at Notre Dame. 

Clare received an award for Outstanding Acting at Sidewalk Film Festival 2016, for her work in the short film BIRD OF PREY.
Location Chicago
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Height 5'11"
Hair Brown
Eyes Blues