The weird and wonderful world of showbiz did not disappoint when it came to some of the global celebrity stories that made the headlines in 2019.
Renowned film producer David Puttnam has described the public criticism of Liam Neeson after a controversial interview earlier this year as “embarrassingly” quick.
So that’s nearly Tuesday wrapped up. Here are some of the stories we published on irishexaminer.com today which we hope will help you make sense of it all this evening.
"I did seek help. I went to a priest, who heard my confession"
"I think it's disappointing that he has said what he's said and elaborated on that"
Viola Davis plays a woman who brings together a group of women to pull off a heist after the deaths of their criminal husbands in ‘Widows’. She tells Laura Harding why this kind of film is so important.
Liam Neeson will be swapping Hollywood for the Phoenix Park today when he receives an award from the President.
Hollywood star Liam Neeson has told how a horse-dealing extra in the movie Excalibur tried to buy his mount during a break in filming of the King Arthur movie.
Liam Neeson, Stephen Fry and Graham Norton have called for the introduction of same-sex marriage in Northern Ireland ahead of a planned demonstration there.
A Monster Calls is a new film set to arrive in Irish cinemas on the 1st of January 2017. It's the tale a boy and his monster, based on the award-winning book by Patrick Ness and it's a pretty wonderful spectacle.
An unemployed Dublin mother has been told by a judge in the Circuit Civil Court to vacate a house belonging to her former live-in partner and in which she had been living rent free for 22 years.
Liam Neeson has become the highest-grossing Irish actor of all time raking in almost $3bn (€2.69bn) in ticket sales at the US box office.
Fermanagh 1-12 Antrim 0-9: The first championship game of summer is not the worst time of year to win ugly and, after toiling to an unconvincing preliminary round win over Antrim yesterday, Fermanagh will feel the only way is up.
Louth 3-12 Antrim 1-14: Louth manager Colin Kelly admitted he wasn’t surprised that the big man with the big reputation delivered for the Wee County in spectacular fashion.
Powerful full-forward Conor Grimes struck a decisive 71st minute goal at Croke Park as Louth came from behind to secure a dramatic Allianz football league Division 4 title success.
Many a famous face could be spotted shivering their way down the red carpet at this year’s Irish Film and Television Awards, rainclouds and Arctic chills becoming very unwanted guests indeed.
I sat through ‘Rebellion’, and the documentary narrated by Liam Neeson. It has all left me cold, writes Fergus Finlay
Seth MacFarlane is out chatting about his upcoming comedy sequel Ted 2. And because promoting movies is a crazy business these days that involved going on Jimmy Fallon and doing weird impressions of things.
As ‘Big Brother’ returns to TV screens tomorrow, Ed Power ponders which Irish celebrities would star in the long-running reality show
Run All Night ****
A man is forced to protect his son from criminals trying to cover up a murder.
'I'll break your other arm … slowly.'
Imagine getting a threatening phone call from gravelly-voiced Liam Neeson at work, and having him tell you he’ll break your arms.
Liam Neeson has received letters from people too scared to travel after watching the 'Taken' films.
Jennifer Lawrence has been named Hollywood’s highest-grossing actor of 2014.
Liam Neeson thinks he can carry on as an action star for a few more years because "60 is the new 40".
A Walk Among the Tombstones ***
This week, Liam Neeson stars in action thriller A Walk Along The Tombstones, a utopian society unravels in sci-fi adventure The Giver, and the tale of an exclusive Oxford University clique in The Riot Club.
Liam Neeson is writing a movie script with Bono.
A former cop turned private investigator takes on a dark case of kidnapping and murder.
Liam Neeson is wary of accepting roles in films similar to 'Taken'.
Liam Neeson's nephew has reportedly suffered a "serious head injury".
Donegal 3-16 Antrim 0-12
Fermanagh 3-13 Antrim 2-18
Antrim won a high-scoring Ulster SFC clash with Fermanagh by 3-13 to 2-18 at Brewster Park.
Louis Theroux spends time in the twilight world of Los Angeles' paroled sex offenders, who live under force of tough regulations on BBC2 at 9pm tonight.
Liam Neeson has grounded The Lego Movie.
Actor Liam Neeson had the bit between his teeth when he chided New York mayor Bill de Blasio for wanting to shut down the city’s horse-drawn carriage industry.
Irish actor Liam Neeson has compared his relationship with Natasha Richardson to Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers as he opened up about her death in a new interview.
Liam Neeson is often mistaken for Ralph Fiennes.
Rower-Inistioge (Kilkenny) 1-14 Clooney Gaels (Antrim) 0-07
Christmas is coming and the list is getting fat — with cool, yuletide gifts handpicked by Esther N McCarthy for your Christmas time present perusal.
POLITICS is rock ’n’ roll for the ugly, and the shucksters, bounders and bumpkins who hang about in Leinster House are a motley crew.
Sean Connery has been voted the top British actor in America, but two Irish actors are featured in the list — and referred to as British.
Actor Liam Neeson is highlighting violence against children in a video to launch a UNICEF initiative on what he says is a largely “invisible” global scourge.
Liam Neeson is making a deal for 'Taken 3'.
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