Shappi Khorsandi

Shappi Khorsandi When you did you first realise that you had a talent for making people laugh? Oh gosh, I don’t know. I used to be funny soc(...)

Thomas Talbot brought a case alleging defamation and conspiracy against the Hermitage Golf Club in Lucan, Dublin; one of its officers, Eddie Murphy; and the Golfing Union of Ireland. Photograph: Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images

The Chief Justice has called for greater use of judge-managed litigation after dismissing an appeal in a case, which took up 83 days in the High and S(...)

One of Denzel Washington’s great tricks is the sudden, disconcerting mid-sentence shift of mood. We’re nattering about his early years on the stage wh(...)

Review: Some Flood

Some Flood Smock Alley Theatre**So, yeah, out of nowhere, there’s this flood, and the only survivor is an Irish lad called Noah (Kevin Mooney). Adrift(...)

Dan Aykroyd and Eddie Murphy in ‘Trading Places’. Their characters’ antics would be an anachronism today. Photograph: Paramount

This is another story about well-intentioned regulation going awry. It is also an example of something that lots of people are concerned about: the ri(...)

American comedian Adam Sandler topped Forbes’ list of Hollywood’s most-overpaid actors, commanding a high up-front fee while delivering middling returns, the magazine said today.

American comedian Adam Sandler topped Forbes’ list of Hollywood’s most-overpaid actors, commanding a high up-front fee while delivering middling retur(...)

 Greg Kenny at Fit4less in Tallaght, Co Dublin.  Photograph: Eric Luke

There’s a bunch of bananas ripening on the countertop, pristine Wicklow walkways just outside the front door and a home gym in the converted garden sh(...)

Pre-tax profits at the Irish arm of motor giant, Henry Ford decreased last year by 44 per cent as revenues plunged by more than €50 million.New accoun(...)

Questlove, whose Mo’ Meta Blues shies from the conventional

You used to know where you stood with music books. If they were authorised biographies and written with the subject’s permission and co-operation, (...)

The buddy movie is (or was) such a staple of American cinema that it comes as a surprise – when reminded of the genre’s existence by a film such as 2 (...)