Irish actress Ann Skelly was born in Dublin in 1995. Though she has no formal education, she has been making a successful living as an actress since the age of 18. She began her career on television, becoming famous for her portrayal of Rachel Reid in the series Red Rock. Her first role in a feature film was as the young lead in Kissing Candice, who loses herself in the grey area between imagination and reality. Her performance of the protagonist of Aoife McArdle’s debut earned Skelly a nomination in the Irish Film and Television Awards.