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17 of the most cringeworthy Irish photo calls that ever happened

What are we like?

MODELS AND CELEBRITIES posing at embarrassing photo calls is a staple of the Irish media landscape.

Here are some truly bizarre examples.

1. ~*~ Prawn cocktail crisps strewn beautifully on the grass ~*~

Tayto Crisp Launch Source: Graham Hughes/Photocall Ireland!

2. Rosanna Davison trying her utmost to make pensions sexy.

Bank of Ireland Pensions Campaigns

3. No comment.

Eamon Dunphy launch 3 Source: Mark Stedman/Photocall Ireland

4.What even.

Meteor is Bringing Back the Craic Photocalls Source: Sasko Lazarov/Photocall Ireland

5. Oh, just Twink and Julian Simmons being served breakfast in bed on Grafton Street.

TWINK SUN GLASSES Source: Leon Farrell/Photocall Ireland

6. Linda Martin looking mystical on horseback.

Robin Hood Pantos Source: Sasko Lazarov/Photocall Ireland

7. Believe it or not, these three are supposed to be dead ringers for Justin Bieber, Madonna and Beyoncé. No, really.

. Madonna, Beyonce and Justin

8. What?

Lollipop Day Source: Leon Farrell/Photocall Ireland

9. The time Caroline Morahan and Pamela Flood scrawled ‘Off The Rails Live’ on a man’s bare chest in lipstick

RTE OFF THE RAILS FASHION SHOWS Source: Leon Farrell/Photocall Ireland


Liz Bonnin

11. Andrea Roche looking ~serene~ with a snake wrapped around her neck.

MODELS WITH SNAKES Source: Leon Farrell/Photocall Ireland

12. Amanda Brunker and a load of potatoes, because of course.

Amanda Brunker Losing Weight

13. The lads.

Radio Presenters Gay Byrne Source: Eamonn Farrell/Photocall Ireland

14. George Hook at his La Cage Aux Folles-iest.

NCH Season Launch Source: Graham Hughes/Photocall Ireland!

15. Remember the Celtic Tiger.

Poker Tournaments Source: Leon Farrell/Photocall Ireland

16. Grainne Seoige with a giant champagne flute AKA the exact moment we lost the run of ourselves.

Galway Race Ball Source: Leon Farrell/Photocall Ireland

17. Scratch that. This photo of Gay Byrne posing with a platter of cherries? That’s when we truly lost the run of ourselves.


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About the author:

Amy O'Connor

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