The MTV Video Music Awards, held at Staples Center in Los Angeles, saw boyband One Direction’s stateside success continue after they picked up three gongs. Rihanna took the top prize on the night, for video of the year, while Coldplay and Chris Brown were among the other winners.
The Easter Rising returned to Dublin this week as a dramatic reconstruction of the first morning of the historic event took place in St Stephen’s Green for a documentary called Seachtar Anaithnid by Abu Media, which will be shown on TG4 next year.
The Late Late Show will mark its 50th anniversary on Friday, June 1st, with a special programme. Host Ryan Tubridy will be joined by former presenters Gay Byrne and Pat Kenny and a gathering of Irish personalities to celebrate the longest-running chat show in the world.