Charlene McKenna worked in a variety of genres and built up a diverse and reputable career. McKenna began her acting career in film, appearing in such titles as the Cillian Murphy dramatic adaptation "Breakfast on Pluto" (2005), the foreign "Middletown" (2006) with Daniel Mays and "Small Engine Repair" (2006) with Iain Glen. McKenna worked in television around the start of her acting career with a role on "Being Human" (2007-2013). Her work around this time also included a part on the TV movie "The Old Curiosity Shop" (2007-08). In the early 2000s, work on the television shows "Law & Order: UK" (2008-2013) and "Merlin" (2008-2013) followed. More recently, she earned a role in the crime drama "The Tiger's Tail" (2008) with Brendan Gleeson. In her more recent career, she tackled roles on "Misfits" (2009-2014) and "Ripper Street" (2012-15). Most recently, McKenna acted on "A.D. The Bible Continues" (2015-).