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    In the Deep Shade

    A new film about The Frames "In the Deep Shade" will be released here later this week. Filmed by Conor Masterson, it's a fly on the wall documentary shot around the band's 20th anniversary tour Conor Masterson & Colm Mac Con Iomaire join Sean to discuss.

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    Book review: Life After Life

    Life After Life is the latest offering from Kate Atkinson, She is the author of eight novels - four belong to a sort of crime series but the one she is best known for is probably her first, Behind the Scenes at the Museum. It won the 1995 Whitbread award. Eithne Shortall reviews. Published by Double Day.

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    Lockout

    Ann Mathews on her play 'Lockout' at the New Theatre in Dublin from this Monday, the 15th of April until the 20th. The website is thenewtheatre.com.

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    Actor Aaron Eckhart

    Hollywood Actor Aaron Eckhart discusses his new film 'Olympus has Fallen' with Evelyn O'Rourke. The film is released in Ireland on Friday 19th April.

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    Michael Haneke Documentary

    A new documentary called 'Michael H. Profession: Director' is being shown at the Lighthouse Cinema in Dublin's Smithfield for three nights from Saturday April 6th. The website is www.lighthousecinema.ie. Darryl Jones discusses the work of Michael Haneke with Seán Rocks.

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    Theatre - Wild Thing

    'Oliver Reed: Wild Thing' opens at the Pavilion Theatre in Dun Laoghaire on the 24th of April and then tours the country until the 25th of May. For venues and dates go to www.olliereedtheplay.co.uk. Actor/Co-writer Rob Crouch and Oliver Reed's son Mark join Evelyn O'Rourke.

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    Reginald D.Hunter

    Comedian Reginald D.Hunter on his Irish tour entitled 'In the midst of Crackers'. The website for tour dates is www.reginalddhunter.com.

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    Author Patrick Ness

    Patrick Ness on his novel 'The Crane Wife' in which the main character, George Duncan, helps an injured great crane, an action which changes his life. The Publishers are Canongate.

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    Book: Ziggology - A Brief History Of Ziggy Stardust

    Simon Goddard on his book 'Ziggyology - A Brief History Of Ziggy Stardust' which charts the development of David Bowie's Ziggy Stardust character from the very beginning to his final glam rock incarnation. The Publishers are Ebury Press.

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