Laura Donnelly’s performance as Caitlin Carney in ‘The Ferryman’ earned her a 2019 Tony nomination for Best Actress. Donnelly delved into the political, and social implications of the Northern Ireland conflict of the late 20th century via a character whose story was connected to her family’s personal history.
Up for a total of 9 awards at the Tony’s, ‘The Ferryman’ was already a huge success.
Written by Jez Butterworth and directed by Sam Mendes, ‘The Ferryman’ went on to win the 2019 Tony for Best Play.
Images by Jenny Anderson and courtesy of VOGUE.