Ian trained at the Gaiety School of Acting in Dublin.
He is currently appearing as JJ Hopkins in _ An Klondike_, a new TV mini series for TG4 which was produced by Abu Media and he recently appeared in Charlie_ opposite Aidan Gillen in a three part mini-series produced by Touchpaper Films/RTE. He will next appear in Redwater for BBC.
On stage he appeared in At The Ford (Rise Productions) at the Dublin Theatre Festival. Other stage appearances include Tybalt in Romeo and Juliet and Tom in The Vortex directed Annabelle Comyn, both at the Gate Theatre and Bennett in Punk Rock at the Lyric Theatre Belfast