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Siún Nic Gearailt

Siún Nic Gearailt
Born (1971-09-14) 14 September 1971 (age 42)
Feothanach, County Kerry, Ireland
Nationality Irish
Occupation Journalist
Notable credit(s) Nuacht RTÉ,
RTÉ News and Current Affairs

Siún Nic Gearailt is a newsreader with Raidió Teilifís Éireann (RTÉ) in Ireland.

She has presented many of RTÉ's news programmes, including Six One News, News on Two, Nine News and Nuacht RTÉ. She also reads the nuacht on RTÉ Radio.

A fluent Irish speaker, Nic Gearailt was raised in the Feothanach Gaeltacht region of western County Kerry. Her family ran a pub named An Cúinne.[1]

She lived in Germany for some years and speaks fluent German. She worked as a trainee assistant director on the Roger Corman-produced The Unspeakable (1996),[2] and she made a cameo appearance in the successful Irish sitcom CU Burn.

She married her fellow news presenter Ailbhe Ó Monacháin (from Gweedore, Co. Donegal) in December, 2007.


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