Pictured is Elaine Geraghty who will join Ardmore Studios and Troy Studios as chief executive this autumn.

Ardmore Studios and Troy Studios has announced that Elaine Geraghty is to be appointed chief executive later this autumn. Ms Geraghty is currently ch(...)

The draft programme for government contains ‘interesting stuff’ for the media, says the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland. Photograph: iStock.

Who wants to be Minister for Media? The job that most Irish media organisations would like to see advertised might not ever come into existence, thoug(...)

Lagertha (Katheryn Winnick) in Vikings. A spin-off for Netflix called Vikings: Valhalla was about to start production in Ashford Studios before Covid-19 restrictions were introduced.

The Irish screen industry is facing into a deeply uncertain future after at least 24 productions were stood down in response to Covid-19, with 59 comp(...)

Ray D’Arcy. Photograph Nick Bradshaw

After warning that it could need to make compulsory redundancies if it didn’t receive a boost in its public funding, RTÉ management has spent the past(...)

Minister for Communications Richard Bruton. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Irish television production companies are urging new Minister for Communications Richard Bruton to move forward on licence fee reform, saying the Iris(...)

RTÉ director-general Dee Forbes: the success of her tenure is predicated on something beyond her control – Government policy.

It’s the summer lull before the repeats die down, new shows launch, old ones return and the holiday fill-ins come off air. At RTÉ’s campus in Donnybro(...)

Johnny Lyons: the broadcaster loved sport, but his greatest love was people

There was a job going in The Sunday Tribune back in the mid-1990s that no one really wanted. It involved phoning around the PROs for the various local(...)

The conference heard how online is the first place that young people turn to for support

‘We’re trying to change the conversation and demystify mental health so that small problems don’t become unmanageable as people get older,” says Elain(...)