The Space Between Us

Play Video

View Showreel

Stage & Screen Actor

Donna Anita Nikolaisen is an Irish Actor and Voice Over Artist. She appears as Lucy in Hulu TV Drama Conversations with Friends (2022); Paige Monaghan in Hallmark’s Christmas at Castle Hart (2021); Frances Frond in CBBC’s Nova Jones (2021); Lucy in RTE’s The South Westerlies (2021) and Grace Ture in Feature Film Sweetness in the Belly (2020);

Her breakthrough role came as Zambian refugee Ama Chisenga in Ireland’s longest running TV Drama Fair City from 2013 to 2017. In 2018 Donna won a Best Supporting Actor award at the Dublin Underground Cinema Festival for her role in the award winning short QED. She is represented by Byron’s Management

Play Video

Dr Madelaine Tress, HALO Nightfall: Recon-14, Scott Free Productions

Lucy in 'The South Westerlies', RTE
Frances Frond in 'Nova Jones' CBBC/RTE
Ali in award winning short 'QED'

Voice Over Artist

As an established voice over artist Donna voices roles for animation, radio plays and commercials. She narrates audiobooks – Strange Flowers; The Coincidence; Reclaiming. She also narrates documentaries The Story of Water (Virgin Media) and Ireland’s Refugee Hotel (BBC/RTE). Donna is currently voicing a main role in an international pre-sold children’s animation TV series, scheduled for release in 2023. She is represented by Voice Bank. 


'Read it in two sittings, loved it.
Especially enjoyed the reader who was quite superb.'
Audible Reviewer





Frances Frond


Watch Frances Frond in Episode 1,
Friends of Nova, on RTE Player

Paige Monaghan

The Hallmark Channel

Dr Madelaine Tress

Scott Free Productions

Play Video

Directed by Amy-Joyce Hastings

Winner Best Short
Santa Fe Film Festival
Mexico International Film Festival