Thu 6th Aug 2015
James Nesbitt announced keynote speaker at NI Chamber gala event
Local actor James Nesbitt, one of the most recognised, talented and accomplished stars on our screens, has been announced as the keynote speaker at the Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce and Industry (NI Chamber) President’s Banquet later this year.
The well-known television personality, who has the lead role in the hit TV show The Missing, will speak at the gala event at Titanic Belfast on 19 November 2015.
His first major TV roles included Ballykissangel and Playing The Field but it was the BAFTA award winning Cold Feet that brought him to the attention of a wider audience. Since then, TV roles have included Monroe and Murphy’s Law, Jekyll, The Passion, The Deep and Babylon.
He has starred in multiple crit
ically acclaimed film roles, including Bloody Sunday, Danny Boyle’s movie Millions, BAFTA award-winning Occupation for BBC One. He has also starred in Coriolanus, alongside Ralph Fiennes and Gerard Butler. He can currently be seen as Bofur in The Hobbit trilogy.
The NI Chamber President’s Banquet takes place on Thursday 19 November 2015 from 7pm until late at Titanic Belfast. The event is supported by BT, A&L Goodbody, First Trust Bank and Power NI.