Next week, to celebrate her 70th birthday, Maura Ward and her son, Johnny, will climb Mount Fuji, in Japan. It’s not their first big trip, says Ailin Quinlan
Wed, 03 Jul, 2019
It's been a challenging few months for actor Johnny Ward. Last March, while wowing the nation with his gravity-defying dance moves in RTÉ’s Dancing With The Stars, his beloved dad died.
Thu, 27 Jun, 2019
The news comes just one month after Johnny’s father passed away.
Fri, 12 Apr, 2019
Yowsa. Tonight’s grand finale of Dancing with the Stars was loaded with talent, glamour and brio, and I don’t mean Westlife or Leo.
Mon, 25 Mar, 2019
You won't want to miss it.
Thu, 21 Mar, 2019
It’s Dancing with the Stars finale weekend. Esther McCarthy goes behind the scenes to meet the backstage team
The Love/Hate actor is up against presenter Mairead Ronan and singer Cliona Hagan in Sunday's final and thinks a woman will be crowned champion in 2019.
Tue, 19 Mar, 2019
All the contestants had to dance on the double, with the St Patrick’s Day special featuring one dance apiece to contemporary Irish music.
Sun, 17 Mar, 2019
In what was a Eurovision-themed Dancing with the Stars quarter-final, Johnny Ward was the celebrity who was singing the high notes as he not only got a maximum 30 points from the judges, but also won the ‘Eurothon’ dance-off.
Sun, 10 Mar, 2019
It was the final whistle for former Dublin footballer Denis Bastick, who last night became the sixth
Mon, 04 Mar, 2019
Noel Baker It was black tie night on Dancing With The Stars, but not all contestants will go to the ball.
Tue, 26 Feb, 2019
It’s the end of the line for The Young Offenders star Demi Isaac Oviawe, who is the latest celeb to get the boot from Dancing with the Stars.
Sun, 17 Feb, 2019
After a tough week last week, Dancing with the Stars’ Johnny Ward turned it around and tonight landed a score of 27.
Switch-up week in Dancing with the Stars saw some of the contestants really switch-on with a change of partner — but for others it proved to be a real turn-off.
Sun, 10 Feb, 2019
Carolyn Moore meets the writers who have made a living out of going on holidays
Mon, 17 Dec, 2018
The new series kicks off Sunday, January 6 for a 12-week run.
Sat, 08 Dec, 2018
Catch heart-warming, memory provoking, hilariously Irish production from July 10 - August 3.
Tue, 27 Nov, 2018
We’ve grown up with thick skin from years of being subjected to Kerryman jokes and to be honest, no one loves a Kerry dig more than we do.
Fri, 27 Jul, 2018
Your home viewing entertainment wrap for the week ahead, with Des O’Driscoll.
Sat, 10 Jun, 2017
Fans can experience the fear, claustrophobia and loneliness of the bunker from Katy’s perspective.
Fri, 19 May, 2017
The storyline has been going on for so long that fans have come to the end of their tether - one fan has even set up a petition to put an end to the madness.
Thu, 18 May, 2017
Fri, 09 Dec, 2016
The progressive Algonquin completed a four-timer with a typically gamebattling display in the listed Vincent O’Brien Ruby Stakes last night at Killarney last night.
Thu, 20 Aug, 2015
When Mckinley landed a Grade 1 novice hurdle at Naas last Sunday, you would have expected connections to be absolutely thrilled, writes Pat Keane,
Sat, 10 Jan, 2015
From the toe-tapping tunes in Peter Pan to Boyzone’s Keith Duffy as the Baddie in in Jack and the Beanstalk, we pick the best of the festive fun with Colette Sheridan
Fri, 28 Nov, 2014
RTÉ One have released their autumn/winter schedule and Imelda May is getting her own show!
Wed, 13 Aug, 2014
Despite travelling the world for 12 months himself, Niall Doherty feels like a novice compared to two hardy, intrepid Irishmen
Wed, 08 Aug, 2012
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