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#Brendan Gleeson

# brendan-gleeson - Saturday 24 September, 2022

Quiz: How well do you know Brendan Gleeson's films?
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Quiz: How well do you know Brendan Gleeson's films?

Sep 24th 2022, 10:00 PM 48,918 Views 17 Comments

The Irish actor is set to host Saturday Night Live next month.

# brendan-gleeson - Saturday 10 September, 2022

Colin Farrell wins best actor award at Venice Film Festival
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Colin Farrell wins best actor award at Venice Film Festival

Sep 10th 2022, 7:45 PM 39,662 Views 25 Comments

The Dubliner won the gong for his role in The Banshees of Inisherin.

# brendan-gleeson - Thursday 30 July, 2020

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 94,576 Views 97 Comments

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

# brendan-gleeson - Sunday 22 March, 2020

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 46,070 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 - Monday 7 October, 2019

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 36,920 Views 48 Comments

The four-hour miniseries will start shooting this November.

# brendan-gleeson - Wednesday 8 August, 2018

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 7,929 Views 0 Comments

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

# brendan-gleeson - Tuesday 20 February, 2018

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 4,248 Views 0 Comments

The man is just too talented.

# brendan-gleeson - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

'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 6,551 Views 4 Comments

It’s almost time.

# brendan-gleeson - Sunday 13 August, 2017

Brendan Gleeson is winning rave reviews in the US for his starring role in Stephen King's new TV show
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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 12,329 Views 3 Comments

And it’s creepy AF.

# brendan-gleeson - Wednesday 2 August, 2017

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 12,371 Views 1 Comment

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

# brendan-gleeson - Saturday 10 September, 2016

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 26,359 Views 24 Comments

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

# brendan-gleeson - Thursday 8 September, 2016

10 feelings all Irish people have about Brendan Gleeson
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10 feelings all Irish people have about Brendan Gleeson

Sep 8th 2016, 2:16 PM 9,096 Views 4 Comments

He’s a great hugger. We can feel it.

# brendan-gleeson - Tuesday 3 May, 2016

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 53,278 Views 4 Comments

“He’s a big sound ride. I think”.

# brendan-gleeson - Saturday 21 November, 2015

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 26,909 Views 25 Comments

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

# brendan-gleeson - Saturday 15 August, 2015

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 18,041 Views 9 Comments

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

# brendan-gleeson - Wednesday 8 July, 2015

Chris O'Dowd's secrets and the best pubs in Kilkenny: the team behind Song of the Sea tell all
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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 3,976 Views 0 Comments

Their nickname for Brendan Gleeson is quite something.

# brendan-gleeson - Monday 9 March, 2015

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 6,514 Views 2 Comments

Do you agree?

# brendan-gleeson - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

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

Jan 14th 2015, 8:54 PM 6,837 Views 2 Comments

He basically wants to marry the Gleesons.

# brendan-gleeson - Thursday 25 September, 2014

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 3,436 Views 0 Comments

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

# brendan-gleeson - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

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 11,287 Views 6 Comments

The Walworth Farce will open in Dublin in January 2015.

# brendan-gleeson - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

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 31,397 Views 85 Comments

Actor made the revelation in US radio interview.

# brendan-gleeson - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

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 10,003 Views 38 Comments

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

# brendan-gleeson - Saturday 29 March, 2014

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 9,045 Views 1 Comment

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

# brendan-gleeson - Wednesday 22 January, 2014

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

New Irish movie filmed in Sligo wins major US distribution deal

Jan 22nd 2014, 9:53 AM 16,030 Views 11 Comments

Calvary stars Brendan Gleeson, as a priest.

# brendan-gleeson - Sunday 19 August, 2012

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 6,920 Views 3 Comments

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

# brendan-gleeson - Friday 23 March, 2012

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 3,863 Views 3 Comments

No comment.

# brendan-gleeson - Sunday 12 February, 2012

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

Feb 12th 2012, 9:32 AM 5,761 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.

# brendan-gleeson - Saturday 11 February, 2012

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 17,196 Views 16 Comments

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

# brendan-gleeson - Friday 10 February, 2012

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

Feb 10th 2012, 11:09 AM 2,834 Views 17 Comments

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

# brendan-gleeson - Monday 16 January, 2012

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

Jan 16th 2012, 8:04 AM 4,661 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.

# brendan-gleeson - Tuesday 10 January, 2012

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 3,379 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.

# brendan-gleeson - Thursday 15 December, 2011

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 3,129 Views 8 Comments

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

# brendan-gleeson - Friday 9 September, 2011

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 2,819 Views 20 Comments

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

# brendan-gleeson - Monday 11 July, 2011

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 942 Views 4 Comments

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

# brendan-gleeson - Monday 23 May, 2011

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 1,368 Views 12 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.

# brendan-gleeson - Tuesday 15 March, 2011

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 871 Views 0 Comments

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