2011 Southern California Rose of Tralee - Molly O'Keefe
Molly is producer/creative executive for filmmaker Roger Kumble and just produced his play, Girls Talk, starring Brooke Shields. She was also associate producer of Summit Entertainment's Furry Vengeance. The 27-year-old has a degree in Television & Video Production from Emerson College (Boston, MA) and spent a summer studying at NUI Galway. She is a member of the Los Angeles Triathlon Team, Lionsgate Triathlon Team and Masters Swim Team. She has completed the Los Angeles half marathon and the San Diego Marathon. By the end of 2011, Molly hopes to finish her first screenplay and start writing more regularly in addition to producing. She can trace her Irish heritage back to her father’s parents who are both from Co Kerry.