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IRISH FILM & TELEVISION ACTORS NEWS
Ninth season of Storyland launched on RTE Player
25 Nov 2019 | RTÉ and Northern Ireland Screen have launched six brand new web-dramas as part of this year’s season of Storyland. 
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Award Winners Announced Ahead of Irish Film Festival London
14 Nov 2019 | The Irish Film Festival London (IFFL) has announced the winners for the 2019 Irish Film London Awards ahead of the festival next weekend. 
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Irish Screen legend Niall Tóibín passes away, aged 89
13 Nov 2019 | Irish stage and screen great Niall Tóibín has passed away aged 89, following a long illness. 
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Darklands stars Dane Whyte O’Hara & Damien Gildea speak with IFTN
11 Nov 2019 | IFTN previously caught up with Darklands stars Dane Whyte O’Hara (Damien) and Damien Gildea (Wesley) to find out more about how the pair got involved in the project, working with director Mark O’Connor and the on-set dynamic. 
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Darklands star Judith Roddy talks with IFTN
04 Nov 2019 | We caught up with actor Judith Roddy (Derry Girls) to find out more about working with writer/director Mark O’Connor, taking on the role of Bernie and the importance of having strong female characters. 
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Niamh Algar named among BAFTA & Netflix’s Breakthrough Brits 2019
30 Oct 2019 | Irish actor Niamh Algar has been selected as one of BAFTA & Netflix’s Breakthrough Brits for 2019. 
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Dark Lies The Island star Peter Coonan talks with IFTN
23 Oct 2019 | IFTN caught up with Irish actor Peter Coonan to find out more about developing a shorthand with director Ian Fitzgibbon, the on-set dynamic of working with a seasoned Irish cast and upcoming projects Arracht and Cold Courage. 
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Chris O'Dowd picks up Creative Arts Emmy Award for State of the Union
16 Sep 2019 | Irish actor Chris O’Dowd has won his first Creative Arts Emmy Award for his performance in short-form comedy series, State of the Union. 
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Wildcard Distribution to release The Nightingale in Irish cinemas on November 29th
11 Sep 2019 | Wildcard Distribution has announced it will be working on the Irish cinema release of Jennifer Kent’s The Nightingale on 29th November 2019. 
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'Detainment' Star Ely Solan Wins Young Artist Award
09 Sep 2019 | The 14-year old Galway native picked up the Best Performance in a Short Film - Young Actor award for his performance in Vincent Lambe’s Oscar-nominated short film ‘Detainment’. 
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IFTN Talks with Charleigh Bailey, Writer and Star of new RTÉ Comedy Pilot 'Headcases'
06 Sep 2019 | IFTN caught up with Charleigh ('A Date for Mad Mary') ahead of Headcases’ release on RTÉ to talk about the inspiration behind the pilot, working as a debut writer, and the Screen Ireland /RTÉ Scripted Comedy series initiative. 
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Applications Open for Stage Combat Course at the Gaiety School of Acting
05 Sep 2019 | The Gaiety School of Acting is now accepting applications from participant who wish to take part in its upcoming Stage Combat course, which begins in October. 
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Colin Farrell Launches New Production Company - Chapel Place Productions
28 Aug 2019 | The Irish actor has launched his production firm with a feature film adaptation of Irish crime novel ‘The Ruin’, alongside producer, Lee Magiday (‘The Favourite’, ‘The Lobster’). 
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Barry Keoghan Joins the Cast of Marvel’s ‘The Eternals’
26 Aug 2019 | The Irish actor’s involvement in the franchise was announced in front of 7,000 fans at Disney’s biennial fan convention, D23. 
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Aisling Bea’s New Comedy Series ‘This Way Up’ Begins Streaming on Hulu
22 Aug 2019 | The six-part comedy drama, written by and starring the Irish comedian (8 out of 10 Cats, Finding Joy), is now streaming on Hulu. 
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Damien Molony Talks Brassic Ahead of its Debut on Sky One this Thursday at 10pm
21 Aug 2019 | IFTN previously caught up with Irish actor Damien Molony to find out more about Sky’s new comedy series, how he got involved and the making the most of awkward scenes. 
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Principal Photography Underway on New NI-Based Comedic-Thriller Pixie
20 Aug 2019 | Filming has begun on Pixie, which sees Barnaby Thompson (St. Trinian's 1&2) direct a script penned by Preston Thompson (Kids In Love). 
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Moe Dunford Becomes New Patron of the Irish Film Festival London
20 Aug 2019 | Leading Irish film and TV actor Moe Dunford is the new Patron of the Irish Film Festival London (IFFL), one of the world’s largest international Irish film festivals. 
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Ann Skelly Cast in HBO Sci-Fi Drama Series ‘The Nevers’
01 Aug 2019 | The Irish actress was one of 12 additions to the cast of the sci-fi series, which is being run by 'Buffy the Vampire Slayer' creator and 'The Avengers' writer/director Joss Whedon. 
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David Freyne’s 'Beards' Acquired by Altitude and Wildcard
31 Jul 2019 | Altitude has acquired the UK distribution rights and international sales on Beards, whilst Irish distribution company Wildcard Distribution will handle the Irish release of the project. 
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