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Westlife's Shane Filan "so proud" of nephew who stars in Normal People

By James Fenton

May 19, 2020 at 4:10pm


Shane Filan has posted a gushing tribute to his nephew Killian who is currently starring in the hugely-popular Irish drama series Normal People.

Westlife singer Shane Filan has posted four photos to his Instagram account which shows Killian Filan appearing as Jack in Normal People. Jack is a friend of Connell (Paul Mescal) and appears in four episodes throughout the series.

Shane has captioned the post with the words 'So proud of my nephew ( & godson ) Killian Filan in the smash hit BBC drama “Normal People". Watch out for this guy in the future!', and you can see Jack in all his glory by swiping through the pictures below...

According to, Jack is a graduate of DIT Conservatory of Music and Drama and has appeared in the Irish feature film Dub Daze which was released in 2019.

You can catch Jack and his castmates in Normal People every Tuesday night from 10.15pm on RTE One.

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