Laura Whitmore

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Sarah Greene was awarded the Ros Hubbard Award for Acting in advance of this year’s Irish Film Festival London, for her role in ‘Rosie’. Photograph: Courtesy of Element Pictures

The Irish Film Festival London returns to London’s cinemas next week for the eighth year. The festival showcases Ireland’s latest mainstream and indep(...)

Finbar Furey and Imelda May performing sweet sixteen at The Late Late Show in London. Photograph: Andres Poveda

Ryan Tubridy promised viewers of the Late Late London Special “a different day in the office,” yet despite the ornate and echoey surrounds of Central (...)

Laura Whitmore: From a family of strong women

In theory, an episode of Who Do You Think You Are? is only ever as good as the charisma factor of the person doing the digging. And the British and Am(...)

“I’m a big narcissist. I’m in every scene.” Amy Huberman during filming of Finding Joy. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

At a south Dublin hotel dozens of people are dancing and having fake fun for a bunch of television cameras. This is part of a fictional awards ceremon(...)

‘This is a gig, but this isn’t a gig’: Ed Sheeran introduces the night to an audience of 400 at the London Irish Centre in Camden on Tuesday.

In a green-lit building in the well-to-do end of Camden, the ladies toilet says “Cailíní”, the gents says “Buachaillí”. We’re most certainly in the Lo(...)

Fever Ray: headlining the Body and Soul stage on Friday at the festival

Body & Soul Stage Friday, June 22nd 00:30-01:45 Olof Dreijer DJ Set 23:00-00:15 Fever Ray 21:10-22:10 Fatima Al Qadiri 19:40- 20:40 FAK(...)

Instead of being a reality show ratings smash, Survival of the Fittest is  a curdled cocktail of confusion and tiresomeness. Photograph: ITV2

You have to admire ITV2’s chutzpah or maybe just marvel at their sheer laziness in managing to create a cheap and unnecessarily convoluted rip-off of (...)

Bono  and Adam Clayton of  U2 perform with the band  in Trafalgar Square in central London  during the MTV Presents Trafalgar Square event ahead of the MTV Europe Music Awards  tomorrow. Photograph: Chris J Ratcliffe/AFP/Getty Images

Saturday night in Trafalgar Square, London. Four iconic lions flank four iconic Dublin lads as they take to the stage at one of the world’s most famou(...)

Laura Whitmore:  “I’m very much of the mind that you’ve got one life so live it, do everything you can possibly do.” Photograph: Alan Betson

“Fake it til you make it,” says Laura Whitmore repeatedly as she talks about a career which has taken her from a Newstalk internship to MTV, to ITV, t(...)

Danny Mac and  Oti Mabuse, Strictly Come Dancing. Photo credit should read: Guy Levy/BBC/PA Wire

To quote the Nolan sisters, “I’m in the mood for dancing” - perhaps not right at this minute, but I do revel in the opportunity for an energetic boog(...)

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