Russell has trained and completed workshops in most of the established acting schools in Dublin, ie. Irish Film Academy, the LIR Academy of Dramatic Arts, Bow Street, Screen Acting Academy and regularly auditions for Louise Kiely Casting.
Shortly after he started training in 2015, Russell booked his first role on Irish TV drama Red Rock(Element Pictures) and has since gone on to audition for other high profile television shows on BBC/RTE/Starz (Ripper Street, Dublin Murders)
A dedicated actor committed to training, learning and gaining a deeper understanding of the craft, he is focused, professional, punctual, easy to work with and loves to create and have fun with his fellow actors. With a passion for screen acting, particularly, Russell hopes to gain more experience and become a well rounded and employable actor.