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The former Ballykissangel star is based in Los Angeles with her photographer husband Doug Baxtor and their three children, after moving to the US in adidas football 2011. But Smurfit has revealed she would not rule out packing her bags and returning to live in Ireland with her brood.
“I never say never about anything. I never know what’s next, where we’re going to be or what we’re going to do,” she said.
Since setting up home in California, Smurfit has landed several big roles on the small and big screen. Her most notable role is the part of Lady Jayne Wetherby in NBC’s Dracula with Cork native Jonathan Rhys Meyers, a 10 part retelling of Bram Stoker’s famous novel.
“Dracula was a fantastic experience for me because I got to adidas football play such a tough, uncompromising character who also was dealing with all her own failings,” she said.”The show looked stunning, right down to the costumes and Johnny is such an incredible Dracula. It was blissful, it was great and I never knew what was going to happen any day.”
Smurfit rec adidas football ently completed an adaptation of The Unkindness of Ravens with Natalie Imbruglia and Amy Smart, and landed a guest part on hit crime series Missing opposite Game of Thrones star Nonso Anozie.
Next up is a part in The Taken and Smurfit told the Herald it sees her back in another feisty role like her Dracula character. “I’m going to the north of England to shoot that film in a couple of weeks and I’m bringing the kids with me, which will be great,” she said.
“People in the street usually want to see if my breasts are real,” she said. “Unfortunately they are real, I wouldn’t pay for what I have.”.