EXCLUSIVE: WME has signed actor and writer/director, Chris O’Dowd. This is a good get as O’Dowd’s career is clearly on the upswing. He can currently be seen opposite Bill Murray and Melissa McCarthy in Golden Globe-nominated St. Vincent. His previous film credits include Bridesmaids, This Is 40 and a starring turn in The Sapphires. O’Dowd received a Tony nom earlier this year for his performance in Broadway’s Of Mice And Men. He also created the Sky TV series Moone Boy, which recently sold to ABC with a put pilot commitment, and will serve as both writer and director on the series. O’Dowd is repped in the UK by Donna French and managed by 3 Arts Entertainment.