Actor Diarmuid Mac An Adhastair has died at the age of 71.

He was best known for playing the part of Séamus Mhicil Tom on TG4's drama series Ros Na Rún.

Mr Mac An Adhastair had also spent years working in theatre.

He is survived by his wife Máirín, sons Caomhán and Diarmuid and daughter Gráinne.