Jim O’Casey

played by Peter Mullan

A fellow teacher.


Peter Mullan’s film credits include ‘Hercules,’ ‘Sunshine On Leith,’ ‘Liability,’ ‘The Man Inside,’ ‘Welcome to the Punch,’ ‘War Horse,’ ‘Tyrannosaur,’ ‘Harry Potter & The Deathly Hallows,’ ‘The Red Riding Trilogy,’ ‘Neds,’ ‘Stone Of Destiny,’ ‘Dragnet,’ ‘Cargo,’ ‘Children Of Men,’ ‘Last Legion,’ ‘On a Clear Day,’ ‘Blinded,’ ‘Criminal,’ ‘Out of This World,’ ‘Kiss Of Life,’ ‘Young Adam,’ ‘Shallow Grave,’ ‘Session 9,’ ‘The Claim,’ ‘Miss Julie,’ ‘Ordinary Decent Criminal,’ ‘My Name Is Joe,’ ‘Bog Woman,’ ‘Trainspotting,’ ‘Braveheart’ and ‘Riff Raff.’

Mullan received an Emmy® Award nomination in 2013 for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or Movie for his role in ‘Top of the Lake.’ Other television credits include ‘The Fear,’ ‘The Fixer,’ ‘Boy A,’ ‘Shoe Box Z00,’ ‘Entering Blue Zone,’ ‘Ruffian Hearts’ and ‘Rab C Nesbitt.’

Jim O’Casey

A fellow teacher and bit of a tortured soul, Jim and Olive maintain a friendship based on a deep mutual understanding -- as well as a shared tendency towards self-destruction.

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