Devilish: Daniel Radcliffe in Horns

Everybody has something they need to escape (even if they won’t admit it). Here’s Daniel Radcliffe backing away from a certain juvenile wizard in a(...)

Gabrielle Reidy (left) with Tony Flynn and Cathy Belton in the 2010 Abbey Theatre production of The Plough and the Stars. Photograph: Ros Kavanagh

The actor Gabrielle Reidy has died at the age of 54 at her home in London. Ms Reidy was associated with the Abbey Theatre as far back as 1971 when, as(...)

Kook, line and sinker: Daniel Radcliffe and Zoe Kazan in What If

It is sobering to consider that, in its quieter moments, this perfectly serviceable romantic comedy thinks itself to be journeying towards uncharte(...)

Electric Picnic is sold out. If you don’t have a ticket, you shouldn’t turn up. But the blaggers and chancers will still be out in force in Stradbally(...)

Actor Chris O’Dowd arrives for the American Theatre Wing’s 68th annual Tony Awards at Radio City Music Hall in New York, last night.

Irish actor Chris O’Dowd lost to Bryan Cranston for best actor as LBJ in All The Way at the 68th annual Tony Awards last night. O’Dowd, from Boyle, Co(...)

Chris O’Dowd received the nomination for best performance by an actor in a leading role for his performance in John Steinbeck’s “Of Mice and Men” opposite Hollywood star James Franco.

Irish actors Chris O’Dowd and Sarah Greene have been nominated for Tony Awards, Broadway’s answer to the Oscars. O’Dowd, from Boyle, Co R(...)

The stars of Mupets Most Wanted arrive for their interview with The Irish Times. “Everybody got on famously and did not compete with moi at all,” says Miss Piggy 1:04

Well, this is strange. One gets to meet all sorts in the interviewing lark: faded, fetid heartthrobs; just-about-living legends; distinguished avat(...)

Kill Your Darlings

Or The Muppet Babies Do the Beats. No, that’s not fair. There is a great deal to admire in this treatment of a notorious incident from the early lives(...)


Daniel Radcliffe: will play the role of Sebastian Coe in a film entitled Gold. Photograph: Anthony Devlin/PA

Daniel Radcliffe is set to play London 2012 boss Sebastian Coe in a film about his track battles with fellow athlete Steve Ovett three decades ago. Th(...)

Pat Shortt can be seen in the comedy 'Life’s a Breeze'.
Life is Shortt

Blast Private Eye magazine! The satirical publication recently introduced a column entitled National Treasures dedicated to the promiscuous overuse of(...)