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Valerie Gilbert  with her dog, Milo, in New York. Photograph: Meghan Marin/The New York Times

Every morning, Valerie Gilbert, a Harvard-educated writer and actor, wakes up in her Upper East Side apartment in New York City; feeds her dog, Milo, (...)

Phil Spector at work in a studio in 1965. File photograph: Getty

Phil Spector, the music producer behind some of pop music’s biggest hits, has died aged 81 while serving a prison sentence for murder. Media reports (...)

The self-indulgent incoherence of David Fincher’s Mank, with Gary Oldman as Herman Mankiewicz, Arliss Howard as Louis B Mayer and Tom Pelphrey as Joe Mankiewicz. Photograph: Netflix

Why are Netflix’s films so mediocre? The streaming giant has turned the movie business upside down, transformed viewing patterns across the world and (...)

Dublin DJ Barry O’Brien moved to Hong Kong in 2018.

Hong Kong may not spring to mind as a hotspot for daytime DJs, but Barry O’Brien found his groove there. Originally from Malahide, Co Dublin, O’Brien(...)

 Jane Russell (right) with  Irish-born infant  Thomas Kavanagh at New York airport. The boy was taken to Russell by his mother, who pleaded with the Hollywood star  to take him to the US. Photograph: Keystone/Getty Images.

Publicity surrounding the Hollywood actor Jane Russell and her adoption of an Irish baby angered the then government because it portrayed Ireland as ‘(...)

It was not until she was 35, in 2013, that the edgy hidden-camera prank show Connasse brought Camille Cottin  to her nation’s attention. Photograph: Joel Saget/AFP via Getty Images

“I bought a few sheep during lockdown. Nobody told me they’d eat all my plants. How Parisian is that?” I’m discussing the pandemic with the actor Cami(...)

Tanya Roberts: her big acting break came in her mid-20s when she was cast in the fifth and last season of Charlie’s Angels. Photograph: Chris Delmas / AFP via Getty

Tanya Roberts Born: October 15th, 1955 Died: January 4th, 2021 Tanya Roberts, the breathy voiced actress who found fame in the 1980s as a detective on(...)

The Dubliners: the late Barney McKenna with John Sheahan performing at Christ Church Cathedral in January 2012

TG4 recorded its best share of Christmas Day television viewing since 2010 and reached its highest number of viewers since 2009, with a tribute to The(...)

Director Patty Jenkins took charge of ‘Wonder Woman 1984 ’ which was one of 2020’s biggest cinematic releases. Photograph: Albert L Ortega/Getty

A record number of female directors took charge of major Hollywood films over the last 12 months, according to an annual gender study which found a “s(...)

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