Belfry, Livin’ Dred Theatre
…Malcolm Adams, as the troubled parish priest, a tender and brilliant portrayal of mind and, indeed, of masculinity in crisis.
– Belinda McKeon, Irish Theatre Magazine
Nominated for Best Supporting Actor, Irish Theatre Awards

Malcolm Adams is an Irish Film, TV and Theatre actor.
He trained as an actor in The Actor’s Space, New York, which was a two year, full time, conservatory programme under the guidance of Alan Langdon. The training was rooted in the ideas and practices of Stanislavsky and his student Boleslavsky, and influenced by those of people like Nikos Psacharopoulos and Alan Langdon himself.   Read more…

  News…September/October, 2023:

The Gallant John Joe at the Mill Theatre and Cavan Town Hall Theatre. A one-man show exploring the soliloquy of John Joe Cancannon who is grappling with physical and mental infirmity and trying to plumb the mysteries of his relationship with his troubled daughter.

March, 2020: Short Documentary, Tumbling Towards Home(Story and narration by Malcolm Adams)


Thomas Edison Black Maria Film Festival, 2021

Director’s Choice Award

L’Age d’or International Arthouse Film Festival, 2020

Certificate of Achievement

WILDsound Documentary Short Film Festival, 2020

Best Characters

WorldFest Houston

Bronze Remi Award

Independent Short Awards

Bronze Award for Best Female Director

Accolade Competition

Award of Recognition / Best Documentary Short

Mindfield Film Festival Albuquerque

Diamond Award, Best Documentary Short

Indie Short Fest

Certificate of Achievement Best Web Series/TV Pilot

Changing Face Film Festival, 2020


Dumbo Film Festival, 2020


Alternative Film Festival, 2020

Semi-Finalist – Nominee, Best Documentary

London X4

Honorable Mention, Seasonal Short Film Festival

The Monkey Bread Tree Film Awards

Nominee, Best Short documentary film

Indie Short Fest

Nominee, Best Web Series

Long Island International Film Expo

Nominee, Best Animation

I Am Patrick……..now available on Netflix.


by David Rooney

…View here

SONJA – The White Swan
about Norwegian ice skating champion Sonja Henie and her rise to stardom.
Malcolm plays Arthur Wirtz, the American Sports impressario who produced her ice shows during the 30’s and 40’s. It’s directed by Anne Sewitsky and stars Ine Willmann



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