Al Porter

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Asia Argento  came to prominence in the early days of #MeToo with her accusations against Harvey Weinstein. Photograph: Andreas Rentz/Getty Images

It is a depressingly familiar scenario. An aspiring actor or ambitious student claims they were pressurised into having a sexual relationship with a m(...)

Marian Finucane: Her Radio 1 Sunday show has grown its audience by 38,000 over the past year and now has 346,000 listeners.

Marian Finucane and RTÉ Radio 1’s weekend sports coverage were the main winners in the latest radio ratings, according to the Joint National Listeners(...)

Vincent Browne: his  interview on the Ray D’Arcy Show is a curious mix of fatalism, insight and curmudgeonly caricature, but never less than enjoyable

What’s in a name? In the world of radio quite a bit, at least when it comes to a show’s nomenclature: the more generic the programme name, the greater(...)

Al Porter told Hot Press: “We’re at a watershed moment culturally where what is seen as decent and acceptable behaviour is going to change.” Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Comedian Al Porter expressed concern about “trial by media” in an interview recorded just days before several allegations of inappropriate behaviour w(...)

Kelly’s Resort Hotel in Rosslare, Co Wexford

Profits at the four-star Kelly’s Resort Hotel in Rosslare increased by 12 per cent in 2016 as a “bit more confidence” returned to the economy, the com(...)

Comedian and broadcaster Al Porter described his conduct as “in keeping with my flamboyant and outrageous public persona”.

This bears repeating. No one in this State is entitled to protection from being offended. A Claire Byrne Live survey this year suggested that nearly s(...)

Sarah McInerney was only shifted to her current Saturday 8am slot in August, when the Drivetime current affairs programme she co-presented with Chris Donoghue was axed to make way for Ivan Yates. Photograph: Maxwells

Newstalk has confirmed Sarah McInerney will leave the station after less than four months in her current role. She will present her last show on Satur(...)

Rory Cowan pictured at the Olympia

Irish actor Rory Cowan is to replace comedian Al Porter in the Olympia Christmas Panto. Cowan played Rory Brown in Brendan O’Carroll’s Mrs Brown’s Bo(...)

Al Porter resigned from Today FM after allegations of inappropriate behaviour

RTÉ is investigating a tweet posted on its RTEOne Twitter account Monday afternoon which appeared to ridicule people who claim to have been sexually h(...)

Al Porter: “At no time intended to upset anyone”

The producers of the Olympia Theatre Christmas Pantomime have confirmed Al Porter is stepping aside from his lead role in the show, following claims o(...)

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