Irish accents in films and television
Sir, – Can there be one Irish accent? Every few miles in Ireland there is a variation in the accent. Actors playing an Irish character would need to focus on one locality and learn that accent in order to sound authentic. – Yours, etc,
Dublin 14 .
Sir, – In fairness, Christopher Walken’s accent in the trailer for Wild Mountain Thyme was actually a creditable effort. – Yours, etc,