Hugh is an award-winning actor, photographer, and writer-director. He has written and directed shorts for Screen Ireland, and made music videos with artists including Sinéad O’Connor. He was a writer and performer on the IFTA-winning Your Bad Self, an executive producer on his IFTA-nominated animated adaptation of Nikolai Gogol’s The Overcoat, and made his feature directorial debut with Metal Heart in 2018, starring Jordanne Jones, from a script by Paul Murray. He recently directed Headcases, a pilot for RTÉ, written by Charleigh Bailey and starring Seána Kerslake. His photography has been exhibited in the RHA Dublin, the RUA in Belfast, and the National Gallery of Ireland.