Thu, 09 Apr, 2020
Some of the world’s biggest names in Hollywood are currently filming on these shores as a wave of movie and TV productions get underway.
Mon, 06 Aug, 2018
We first saw John Connors in Love/Hate, but his gritty new crime thriller looks set to propel him into the big time, writes Esther McCarthy
Mon, 12 Jun, 2017
From Love/Hate to Once, Maureen Hughes is Ireland’s go-to casting agent. Esther McCarthy meets the woman who made Cillian Murphy a star.
Sat, 21 May, 2016
A film actor who starred in the Love/Hate TV series has been jailed for four and a half years after he admitted carrying out a €50,000 armed robbery.
Wed, 09 Mar, 2016
The multi-award-winning production company behind the Love/ Hate phenomenon, Octagon Films was sitting on accumulated profits of €242,365 at the end of last year.
Sat, 29 Aug, 2015
The stars were out in force last night for this year’s Irish Film and Television Awards.
Mon, 25 May, 2015
Declan Burke talks to the Boston Irish man who’s considered one of America’s great contemporary writers, with a string of novels, TV scripts and movie screenplays to his credit.
Sat, 09 May, 2015
Frank and Patrick’s Day have topped the list for film nominations with nine, while both Love/Hate and Vikings have the highest number of nominations for a television programme with seven.
Wed, 29 Apr, 2015
The IFTA's are back for 2015, rumours of their demise have been greatly exaggerated, and the list of nominees has been revealed.
While he awaits news on Love/Hate, Peter Coonan is keeping busy with stage and film roles, writes Padraic Killeen
Wed, 22 Apr, 2015
Des O'Driscoll rounds up the top 10 talking points of TV this year.
Wed, 31 Dec, 2014
TOM DUNNE presents a radio show on Newstalk every week night at 10pm. He is also the lead singer of the band, Something Happens.
Thu, 04 Dec, 2014
With Netflix’s purchase of ‘Love/Hate’ for European audiences further cementing the success of Nidge and the gang, Ed Power looks back at the other great characters of Irish television.
Fri, 21 Nov, 2014
There may be life after Nidge after all, even if the crime boss is definitely past tense.
Mon, 17 Nov, 2014
RTÉ's head of drama has confirmed that Love/Hate will not return to our screens in 2015.
Sun, 16 Nov, 2014
Love/Hate star Peter Coonan says he found it difficult to watch his character being subjected to a vicious prison rape in the season finale of the show on Sunday night.
Tue, 11 Nov, 2014
It’s official — King Nidge is dead, but fans may yet be treated to a sixth season of Love/Hate.
Fans of Love/Hate will have to wait to find out if the show will come back for another season.
Mon, 10 Nov, 2014
Love/Hate, once again, has the nation talking about its incredible season finale last night, with the minority who didn't see it praying they get through the day without seeing any spoilers. And yes, there will be spoilers here.
ANDREW FLYNN of Galway-based Decadent Theatre Company is bringing Stuart Carolan’s debut play, Defender of the Faith, to Cork’s Everyman as part of a national tour.
Wed, 15 Oct, 2014
Fri, 03 Oct, 2014
Despite returning as Siobhán in Love/Hate, actress Charlie Murphy’s focus right now is on her role in Mark O’Rowe’s star-studded new play, writes Pádraic Killeen
Fri, 26 Sep, 2014
Never mind the World Cup — there’s way more drama lined up for the historic stage of Cork’s Everyman Theatre.
Wed, 18 Jun, 2014
It’s 10 years since Friends wrapped, an event watched by over 52 million viewers, making it the fifth biggest television finale in US history.
Sun, 20 Apr, 2014
Hollywood stars were shining brightly at this year’s Irish Film and Television Awards, with A-listers such as Colin Farrell and Michael Fassbender presenting and receiving awards.
Mon, 07 Apr, 2014
Love/Hate star Laurence Kinlan has revealed that every actor on the hit show will be rifling through scripts for the eagerly-anticipated fifth series, to check if they are getting killed off.
Mon, 24 Feb, 2014
Sunday night’s finale of Love/Hate may have ended with Nidge apparently going mad, but it would appear many of the million viewers who turned in were also losing the plot — literally.
Tue, 12 Nov, 2013
Record audiences are expected to tune in for tomorrow night’s episode of Love/Hate which marks the final instalment of the current series.
Sat, 09 Nov, 2013
RTÉ’s hit drama Love/Hate lived up to its name as it began its latest series by attracting praise for its portrayal of the gardaí, but sparking anger over the killing of a cat.
Tue, 08 Oct, 2013
Love/Hate creator Stuart Carolan says he sometimes feels like a “half-wit” for killing off a gang boss character played by Aiden Gillen in his hit TV series.
Sat, 05 Oct, 2013
This month sees the tenth staging of Reel Youth, which is making a strong case to become Ireland’s national youth film festival.
Wed, 11 Sep, 2013
The new series of Love/Hate will match the standards set by last year’s hit series.
Thu, 05 Sep, 2013
There will be some very familiar faces at the Literary Tent at this weekend’s Electric Picnic festival.
Mon, 26 Aug, 2013
BACK around the mid-noughties, some social gatherings began to take on the air of a strange self-help group. “We did four last night,” somebody would confess.
Sun, 04 Aug, 2013
THOUGH he’s popularly known as ‘Nidge’ from RTÉ’s hit drama Love/Hate, Tom Vaughan-Lawlor has been a much admired stage actor for many years.
Mon, 15 Jul, 2013
We almost spat out our cornflakes when we saw the news this morning - dishy Darren (aka Robbie Sheehan) has been spotted on the set of Love/Hate Season 4.
Wed, 20 Mar, 2013
ACTRESS Charlie Murphy says “I would love to reach a stage when I never worried where the next job is coming from, but I don’t know if that will ever happen”.
Sun, 17 Mar, 2013
Just before Christmas, the third season finale of gritty TV drama Love/Hate ended in a shower of bullets.
Fri, 11 Jan, 2013
Crime drama Love/Hate has been nominated for a record 11 accolades in the Irish Film and Television Awards.
Thu, 10 Jan, 2013
The shortlist for the 40 categories in the Irish Film and Television Academy Awards has been revealed this morning.
Wed, 09 Jan, 2013
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Tue, 08 Jan, 2013
Love/Hate star Aoibhinn McGinnity has revealed she is still in the dark about the fate of her character in the hotly anticipated, fourth series of the gritty drama.
Fri, 04 Jan, 2013
Love/Hate’s opener created quite a stir. Actor Tom Vaughan-Lawlor and writer Stuart Carolan give Colette Sheridan their take on the hit drama
Fri, 16 Nov, 2012
Employee numbers at one of Ireland’s best-known TV and movie production companies, Octagon Films, have increased to 850 as a result of new series of The Borgias and Vikings currently in production.
Fri, 07 Sep, 2012
It was set in a spectacular €380m location and involved a 450-strong army of behind-the-camera personnel.
Mon, 13 Feb, 2012
Fri, 03 Jun, 2005
YOU know him as Navan Man or the Drunken Politician, and he already has a great career in television and radio behind him. So next stop, the stage.
Sat, 20 Mar, 2004
THE director of Eamon Dunphy’s new TV3 chat show has been told his services are no longer required following a viewing of the first two pilot episodes.
Wed, 20 Aug, 2003
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