Mark Geraghty

Academy Member

Starting out as an Assistant Art Director on the Oscar-winning Irish film My Left Foot in 1989, Mark Geraghty, worked as an Art Director for films like The Commitments and Into The West before making his Production Designer debut in the adaptation of Roddy Doyle’s acclaimed novel The Snapper.

Since then, Mark has worked on many Irish and international productions such as Welcome To Sarajevo, The Debt Collector, Dancing At Lughnasa, and The Actors. He returned to Art Direction and subsequently won the IFTA for Best Art Direction in 2003 for the Irish television film Home For Christmas.

He followed this up by working on more mainstream, international fare with the comedy drama Everything Is Illuminated and the Jim Sheridan directed Get Rich Or Die Tryin, winning an IFTA for Best Production Design in 2006 for his acclaimed work on the latter.

Mark’s other film credits include Shrooms, Leap Year, My Brothers, Death Of A Superhero and the multiple IFTA-winning Calvary. Since 2012, Mark has been working on the Amazon series Ripper Street, work that has brought him much acclaim including another IFTA in 2013 and a BAFTA TV Craft Award in 2014. He has also worked on the hugely successful historical drama series, Vikings, from 2014 to 2020.


Awards & Recognition

Ripper Street
  • BAFTA Winner, Television Craft Award (2014)
  • IFTA nominee, Best Production Design (2014)
  • IFTA winner, Best Production Design (2013)
  • RTS Craft and Design Award nominee (2013)
Get Rich or Die Tryin
  • IFTA winner, Best Production Design (2007)
Home for Christamas
  • IFTA nominee, Best Art Direction (2003)

Key Credits

  • Intergalactic (2021)
  • Vikings (2014-2020)
  • Calvary (2014)
  • Ripper Street (2012-2013)
  • Death of a Superhero (2011)
  • My Brothers (2010)
  • Leap Year (2010)
  • The Eclipse (2009)
  • Shrooms (2007)
  • Tristan & Isolde (2006)
  • Get Rich or Die Tryin’ (2005)
  • Everything is Illuminated (2005)
  • The Actors (2003)
  • Dead Bodies (2003)
  • In America (2002)
  • The Count of Monte Cristo (2002)
  • Rat (2000)
  • When the Sky Falls (2000)
  • The Dect Collector (1999)


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