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Wed, 27 Mar, 2019
The Father Ted star will play "Eamonn, the awkward, middle-aged mummy's boy of the Quinn/McCool extended family".
Thu, 14 Feb, 2019
Sat, 24 Jun, 2017
Cork producer Fionn Greger has served his time on blockbusters, but was happy to scale down for an abortion-related drama, writes Esther McCarthy
Fri, 23 Jun, 2017
Wed, 21 Dec, 2016
Sat, 27 Aug, 2016
Could Ardal O’Hanlon’s new comedy on Sky really exorcise the ghosts of Father Ted? He’s not bothered either way, writes Keeley Bolger
Thu, 29 Oct, 2015
David O’Doherty is back at Edinburgh with a new show, but the Irish comedian has also been busy writing a new children’s book, writes Hannah Stephenson.
Mon, 17 Aug, 2015
Looking for something to do this week? Here are five suggestions.
Mon, 25 May, 2015
It’s hard to believe it but today marks the 20th anniversary of the first episode of the greatest Irish sitcom ever — the inimitable Fr Ted.
Tue, 21 Apr, 2015
As World Book Day comes around and concern mounts that children aren’t reading because of technology. Jonathan de Burca Butler talks to well-known faces about why reading made them who they are.
Wed, 04 Mar, 2015
Diageo, the country’s largest drinks company and owner of Guinness, is to pour millions into a public awareness campaign aimed at preventing excessive drinking.
Fri, 13 Feb, 2015
The best way to deal with crippling anxiety attacks is to challenge the cause of the catastrophic thoughts, writes Áilín Quinlan.
Sat, 31 Jan, 2015
POLITICS is rock ’n’ roll for the ugly, and the shucksters, bounders and bumpkins who hang about in Leinster House are a motley crew.
Wed, 30 Oct, 2013
Highlights include Orange Is The New Black and The Mill.
Sat, 27 Jul, 2013
MUSIC NEWS: Shane MacGowan has told the Quietus website that some of his best songs were written by ghosts.
Fri, 30 Nov, 2012
The world of acting is a hard graft and actors need buckets of perseverance, says Shane Nestor
Sat, 24 Nov, 2012
Where once under-achieving Spanish players were more virility and machismo than style and substance, now they go in search of a hat-trick of major tournament titles.
Sat, 09 Jun, 2012
Fishamble’s Tiny Plays for Ireland project affords ordinary people the opportunity to speak their minds, writes Pádraic Killeen
Wed, 14 Mar, 2012
NOW celebrating its fifth anniversary, the Bulmers Comedy Festival in Clonmel has just announced its biggest line-up to date with more than 20 world-class comedians set to tickle the ribs next month.
Wed, 19 Oct, 2011
WELLIES at the ready!
Mon, 29 Aug, 2011
WHEN the advance word came through that Shay Given didn’t want to talk about Manchester City, I was reminded of comedian Ardal O’Hanlon’s dream of interviewing Neil Armstrong on a chat show – and never once mentioning the moon.
Wed, 06 Oct, 2010
SCOOTING across the lawns of RTÉ yesterday, presenter Ryan Tubridy looked confident but cautious as he approached a wall of journalists.
Fri, 14 Aug, 2009
This is a buddy comedy that fails to be funny or even worth watching.
Thu, 16 Jul, 2009
AN award-winning film by acclaimed Dublin playwright Conor McPherson will be among a raft of Irish productions showcased at the Cannes Film Festival this week.
Mon, 11 May, 2009
An award-winning film by acclaimed Dublin playwright Conor McPherson will be among a raft of Irish productions showcased at the Cannes Film Festival this week.
Sun, 10 May, 2009
IT HAS been a weekend for everybody.
Mon, 02 Jun, 2008
AN EPISODE of The Bill shown on RTÉ last December which featured a man committing suicide has been deemed “totally inappropriate” for a daytime schedule by the Broadcasting Complaints Commission.
Fri, 15 Feb, 2008
FESTIVAL fever infected the country this bank holiday weekend with events taking place celebrating cat-themed comedy, gardening, jazz, maritime culture and traditional music.
Mon, 04 Jun, 2007
The Cat Laughs Comedy Festival kicks off in Kilkenny today.
Thu, 31 May, 2007
COMEDIAN, Ardal O’Hanlon, has hit out at a “mob” that spat at and attacked his father during a protest in his home county.
Fri, 13 Apr, 2007
AS SELF-HELP guides go, this Thursday’s new series on RTÉ is pretty much out on its own.
Tue, 10 Apr, 2007
THE country was spoilt for choice when it came to festival fun over the Bank Holiday weekend — and for once the weather didn’t spoil the mood.
Mon, 05 Jun, 2006
Apart from being Irish comedians, what have Tommy Tiernan, Ardal O’Hanlon, Dara O’Briain and Des Bishop (well, he’s half Irish) got in common?
Fri, 07 Apr, 2006
THE Jameson Dublin International Film Festival sparkled all the way to its end last night with the first screening of The Ballad of Jack and Rose, in the Savoy Cinema.
Mon, 27 Feb, 2006
Hollywood legend and ex-motor racer Paul Newman was back behind the wheel today as he took a “New Generation” Porsche 911 for a spin around a race track.
Fri, 03 Sep, 2004
Ten of Ireland's top comedians launched the Murphy’s Cat Laughs Comedy Festival today.
Tue, 04 May, 2004
Actress Patsy Kensit was making her West End debut tonight alongside Ardal O'Hanlon at the premiere of a comedy in which she plays a mistress.
Thu, 02 Oct, 2003
Actor Nigel Havers has spoken movingly of his wife’s battle with ovarian cancer.
Tue, 02 Sep, 2003
Former minister Dr Rory O’Hanlon - father of Father Ted star Ardal O’Hanlon - was today chosen as Ceann Comhairle of the newly-elected 29th Dáil.
Thu, 06 Jun, 2002
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