Emma Horan

Age: 23

Northern Irish singer/songwriter Emma Horan crafts chill, fun pop songs influenced by artists like Astrid S, Jon Bellion and Nina Nesbitt. After a series of mashup videos filmed on her iPod touch went viral in 2014, Emma gained local and global recognition as a singer. The same year Emma reached no.3 in the iTunes Singer/Songwriter charts with ‘Little Lion Man’, charting alongside artists including Ed Sheeran and Tracy Chapman. Emma was discovered by producer, songwriter and record company Raz Nitzan leading to a number of collaborations accumulating over 1 Million streams and a spin on Armin Van Buuren ‘A State of Trance’. Emma had the opportunity to perform for Prince Harry and Meghan in 2018 and since graduating with an MA in Commercial Songwriting in 2019, Emma has been establishing herself as an exciting new pop artist with her latest releases. Her series of singles in 2020 have been described as ‘Storytelling with commercial sensibility’ and ‘Electro-tinged Pop Songs’.

Along with music, Emma has always had a passion for acting starting at the age of 7 years old. Emma has done voice-overs for NSPCC, BBC Bitesize and Danske Bank. In 2016, Emma appeared as step-daughter to James Nesbitt in the BBC series, ‘The Secret’ which was an amazing experience for her.

County: Armagh
DOB: 25/07/1998
Playing Age: 17-20
Hair Colour: Light Blonde
Eye Colour: Green
Height: 5"0
Physique: Short
Distinguishing Features: Curly blonde hair
Location: Belfast

Emma Horan

Age: 23

Northern Irish singer/songwriter Emma Horan crafts chill, fun pop songs influenced by artists like Astrid S, Jon Bellion and Nina Nesbitt. After a series of mashup videos filmed on her iPod touch went viral in 2014, Emma gained local and global recognition as a singer. The same year Emma reached no.3 in the iTunes Singer/Songwriter charts with 'Little Lion Man', charting alongside artists including Ed Sheeran and Tracy Chapman. Emma was discovered by producer, songwriter and record company Raz Nitzan leading to a number of collaborations accumulating over 1 Million streams and a spin on Armin Van Buuren 'A State of Trance'. Emma had the opportunity to perform for Prince Harry and Meghan in 2018 and since graduating with an MA in Commercial Songwriting in 2019, Emma has been establishing herself as an exciting new pop artist with her latest releases. Her series of singles in 2020 have been described as 'Storytelling with commercial sensibility' and 'Electro-tinged Pop Songs'.

Along with music, Emma has always had a passion for acting starting at the age of 7 years old. Emma has done voice-overs for NSPCC, BBC Bitesize and Danske Bank. In 2016, Emma appeared as step-daughter to James Nesbitt in the BBC series, 'The Secret' which was an amazing experience for her.

County: Armagh
DOB: 25/07/1998
Playing Age: 17-20
Hair Colour: Light Blonde
Eye Colour: Green
Height: 5"0
Physique: Short
Distinguishing Features: Curly blonde hair
Location: Belfast

Skills

Music: Singer, Songwriter, Soprano, Harmony, Classical singing, Musical Theatre singing, Pop Singing, RnB singing, Choral singing

Dance: Contemporary dancing, lyrical dancing, hip-hop dancing, Commercial dancing

Sports: Skiing, Tennis

 

Accents

American, Belfast, English, Irish, Northern Irish, RP

Professional Roles

Professional Musical Theatre, Professional Theatre, Professional Voice-over

Languages

English

Performance Training

Musical theatre singing (Grade 8)

Pop Singing (Grade 7)

Classical singing (Grade 5)

Ballet Grades

Masters in Commercial Songwriting and Production at Tileyard Studios, London

TV Experience

Date Name of Production Role Director Production Company
2016 The Secret Step-daughter of Lead Nick Murphy Hat Trick Productions

Other Experience

Date Name of Production Role Director Production Company
2012 Danske Bank Voice-over artist / The Soundhouse
2017 Teenage Pregnancy Pregnant Teenager / Queens University Belfast
2019 BBC Bitesize 'Six' Voiceover artist Tim Bryans ALT Animation

TV Experience

Date: 2016
Production: The Secret
Role: Step-daughter of Lead
Director: Nick Murphy
Production Company: Hat Trick Productions

Other Experience

Date: 2012
Production: Danske Bank
Role: Voice-over artist
Director: /
Production Company: The Soundhouse
Date: 2017
Production: Teenage Pregnancy
Role: Pregnant Teenager
Director: /
Production Company: Queens University Belfast
Date: 2019
Production: BBC Bitesize
Role: 'Six' Voiceover artist
Director: Tim Bryans
Production Company: ALT Animation