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Watch: First look at Brendan Gleeson as Trump in new TV series
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Watch: First look at Brendan Gleeson as Trump in new TV series

Jul 30th 2020, 9:40 AM 94,505 Views 97 Comments

The miniseries will first air on US network Showtime on 27 September

Quiz: How well do you know these Brendan Gleeson films?
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Quiz: How well do you know these Brendan Gleeson films?

Mar 22nd 2020, 10:00 PM 45,996 Views 23 Comments

He’s one of Ireland’s best known actors. Test your knowledge of what he’s been in with this quiz.

Brendan Gleeson to play Donald Trump in new TV mini-series
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Brendan Gleeson to play Donald Trump in new TV mini-series

Oct 7th 2019, 10:39 PM 36,894 Views 48 Comments

The four-hour miniseries will start shooting this November.

Domhnall Gleeson got an agent because he did such a good job accepting an award on behalf of his dad
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# Cool As A Breeze

Domhnall Gleeson got an agent because he did such a good job accepting an award on behalf of his dad

Aug 8th 2018, 8:01 PM 7,865 Views 0 Comments

According to Brendan Gleeson, Domnhall was ‘as cool as a breeze’.

Brendan Gleeson is going to appear on a new Irish folk album because he's actually an amazing fiddle player
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# Dervish

Brendan Gleeson is going to appear on a new Irish folk album because he's actually an amazing fiddle player

Feb 20th 2018, 7:30 PM 4,166 Views 0 Comments

The man is just too talented.

'Rage against the dying of the light!' - Brendan Gleeson stars in thrilling RTÉ play-off montage
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'Rage against the dying of the light!' - Brendan Gleeson stars in thrilling RTÉ play-off montage

Nov 14th 2017, 6:12 PM 6,530 Views 4 Comments

It’s almost time.

Brendan Gleeson is winning rave reviews in the US for his starring role in Stephen King's new TV show
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# Mr Mercedes

Brendan Gleeson is winning rave reviews in the US for his starring role in Stephen King's new TV show

Aug 13th 2017, 4:03 PM 12,285 Views 3 Comments

And it’s creepy AF.

Brendan Gleeson told James Corden that he embarrasses his kids by 'getting up in the morning'
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Brendan Gleeson told James Corden that he embarrasses his kids by 'getting up in the morning'

Aug 2nd 2017, 2:41 PM 12,330 Views 1 Comment

Dads live to make a show of you. Even when you’re in your thirties.

Brendan Gleeson says hospice care his parents received 're-awakened his faith in humanity'
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Brendan Gleeson says hospice care his parents received 're-awakened his faith in humanity'

Sep 10th 2016, 1:01 PM 26,228 Views 24 Comments

“The hospice just embraces death … and gives people the finest death possible.”

10 feelings all Irish people have about Brendan Gleeson
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# Ireland's Da

10 feelings all Irish people have about Brendan Gleeson

Sep 8th 2016, 2:16 PM 8,969 Views 4 Comments

He’s a great hugger. We can feel it.

10 feelings every Irish person has about Domhnall Gleeson
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# Dumble Gleeson

10 feelings every Irish person has about Domhnall Gleeson

May 3rd 2016, 1:13 PM 50,160 Views 4 Comments

“He’s a big sound ride. I think”.

This true-life sinking of a whaleship by a 'monster' inspired Moby Dick
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This true-life sinking of a whaleship by a 'monster' inspired Moby Dick

Nov 21st 2015, 10:00 PM 26,864 Views 25 Comments

It’s being brought to the big screen by Ron Howard, and Irish heavyweight actors are on board.

Famous Irish movie costumes saved from "dying in an attic" or being dumped
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Famous Irish movie costumes saved from "dying in an attic" or being dumped

Aug 15th 2015, 8:00 PM 18,012 Views 9 Comments

Now they’re going on show in the Little Museum.

Chris O'Dowd's secrets and the best pubs in Kilkenny: the team behind Song of the Sea tell all
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# Song Of The Sea

Chris O'Dowd's secrets and the best pubs in Kilkenny: the team behind Song of the Sea tell all

Jul 8th 2015, 6:30 PM 3,964 Views 0 Comments

Their nickname for Brendan Gleeson is quite something.

Kim Cattrall thinks Brendan Gleeson is ridier than Jamie Dornan... is she right?
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Kim Cattrall thinks Brendan Gleeson is ridier than Jamie Dornan... is she right?

Mar 9th 2015, 11:22 AM 6,413 Views 2 Comments

Do you agree?

Aaron Paul called The Walworth Farce 'one of the most amazing things' he has ever witnessed
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# High Praise

Aaron Paul called The Walworth Farce 'one of the most amazing things' he has ever witnessed

Jan 14th 2015, 8:54 PM 6,819 Views 2 Comments

He basically wants to marry the Gleesons.

Brendan Gleeson defends Calvary director's controversial criticism of Irish film
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Brendan Gleeson defends Calvary director's controversial criticism of Irish film

Sep 25th 2014, 10:18 PM 3,359 Views 0 Comments

“The standard of some Irish films is not good enough”.

Brendan Gleeson and his two sons are going to be in a play together
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Brendan Gleeson and his two sons are going to be in a play together

Sep 24th 2014, 2:30 PM 11,191 Views 6 Comments

The Walworth Farce will open in Dublin in January 2015.

Brendan Gleeson reveals that he was molested by a Christian Brother as a child
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Brendan Gleeson reveals that he was molested by a Christian Brother as a child

Aug 12th 2014, 12:18 PM 31,027 Views 85 Comments

Actor made the revelation in US radio interview.

Calvary the most successful Irish film this year, grossing €1.5m
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Calvary the most successful Irish film this year, grossing €1.5m

May 13th 2014, 2:30 PM 9,955 Views 38 Comments

The movie is also the fifth highest grossing film to go on general release in Ireland.

Love/Hate's Killian Scott was on the Late Late talking about fizzy orange
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Love/Hate's Killian Scott was on the Late Late talking about fizzy orange

Mar 29th 2014, 10:27 AM 8,892 Views 1 Comment

People were also shocked to discover that he’s a bit POSH.

New Irish movie filmed in Sligo wins major US distribution deal
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New Irish movie filmed in Sligo wins major US distribution deal

Jan 22nd 2014, 9:53 AM 15,982 Views 11 Comments

Calvary stars Brendan Gleeson, as a priest.

25 years of Irish Film - through Film Ireland covers
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25 years of Irish Film - through Film Ireland covers

Aug 19th 2012, 9:15 AM 6,883 Views 3 Comments

The magazine for Irish film buffs is a quarter of a century in the business…

Actor (who looks most like his own cartoon character) of the Day
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Actor (who looks most like his own cartoon character) of the Day

Mar 23rd 2012, 3:39 PM 3,848 Views 3 Comments

No comment.

'Love/Hate' wins big at 2012 IFTA awards
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# IFTA 2012

'Love/Hate' wins big at 2012 IFTA awards

Feb 12th 2012, 9:32 AM 5,739 Views 21 Comments

RTÉ’s thrilling crime drama takes seven awards at the 2012 gongs, while The Guard and Albert Nobbs share the film honours.

Gallery: Check out the red carpet arrivals at the IFTAs 2012
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Gallery: Check out the red carpet arrivals at the IFTAs 2012

Feb 11th 2012, 7:48 PM 17,171 Views 16 Comments

Stars of the big and small screen have gathered for the Irish Film and Television Awards.

'Horribly funny': The Guard wins Guardian First Film award
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# Winning

'Horribly funny': The Guard wins Guardian First Film award

Feb 10th 2012, 11:09 AM 2,812 Views 17 Comments

John Michael McDonagh’s film has been recognised by the British newspaper’s annual film awards.

Watch: Gervais tones it down amid big wins for 'The Artist' at Golden Globes
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# Golden Globes

Watch: Gervais tones it down amid big wins for 'The Artist' at Golden Globes

Jan 16th 2012, 8:04 AM 4,649 Views 6 Comments

No luck for the Irish as the dual best-picture prizes at the Globes could set up a showdown between The Artist and The Descendants for the top honour at next month’s Academy Awards.

Love/Hate leads nominations for 2012 IFTA awards
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Love/Hate leads nominations for 2012 IFTA awards

Jan 10th 2012, 2:19 PM 3,352 Views 26 Comments

RTÉ’s crime drama is shortlisted in 10 TV categories, while films like Albert Nobbs and The Guard lead the field for film nominations.

Fassbender and Gleeson among Irish nominees for Golden Globes
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Fassbender and Gleeson among Irish nominees for Golden Globes

Dec 15th 2011, 3:02 PM 3,114 Views 8 Comments

Michael Fassbender is nominated for his role in ‘Shame’, while Brendan Gleeson is up for his starring role in ‘The Guard’.

The Guard is the biggest Independent Irish film of all time
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The Guard is the biggest Independent Irish film of all time

Sep 9th 2011, 7:01 PM 2,757 Views 20 Comments

Grossing over €4m, The Guard has overtaken The Wind That Shakes the Barley, as the most successful Irish Independent film ever.

Ireland joins forces with Luxembourg to boost film production
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Ireland joins forces with Luxembourg to boost film production

Jul 11th 2011, 6:28 PM 921 Views 4 Comments

The countries signed a “valuable” Co-production Treaty at the Galway Film Fleadh this weekend.

Irish musicians, actors and sports stars join festivities at Obama concert
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Irish musicians, actors and sports stars join festivities at Obama concert

May 23rd 2011, 5:23 PM 1,328 Views 0 Comments

Jedward takes to the stage at College Green to sing their Eurovision hit after Daniel Day-Lewis extended a warm welcome to the US president, incorporating the words of former president Abraham Lincoln.

Irish talent features strongly at Tribeca Film Festival
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Irish talent features strongly at Tribeca Film Festival

Mar 15th 2011, 6:37 PM 855 Views 0 Comments

The tenth anniversary of the festival will see a strong line-up of Irish premieres, films and talent.