In an industry dominated by youth and beauty, Dame Helen Mirren has remained at the top of her profession. Her latest movie is called "The Hundred Foot Journey" and Dame Helen Mirren joins Marian by phone from France.
Don Wycherley, is an Irish actor who is well known for the portrayal of Father Cyril McDuff in the comedy Father Ted. His other roles include Raymond in Bachelors Walk & Fr. Aidan O'Connell in Ballykissangel. Don will be acting in Faith, a new play by Paul Meade, which opens tonight at the Civic Theatre in Tallaght. Don will judge todays Heartbeat of Home Competition later in the programme. Terms & Conditions above.
These are our three finalists from over 550 entrants to the John Murray Show/Saturday Night Show emerging music competition. Chanele McGuinness, Gary Showbiz and The New Transmission will battle it out in our live Studio 8 final on the John Murray Show on Thursday, May 29th for that coveted slot on the Saturday Night Show on May 31st.
Matthew McConaughey has just won a Golden Globe for his portrayal of Ron Woodroof, in the film ‘Dallas Buyers Club’. Set in the 1980s, it tells the story of a Texan diagnosed with AIDS who decides to source his own medication in Mexico to help fight the disease. RTE Ten’s Alan Corr recently met up with Matthew Mc Conaughey and asked him how he decided to portray the life and character of Ron Woodroof.... The track is My Morning Jacket with ‘Ready to be Called On’ from the soundtrack to the movie.....
Over a period of 20 years, the Film Noir era produced some darkly fatalistic and stylish work. Many of these films have become classics, whilst others have been lost to history. Detour, a 1945 low-budget film, has achieved cult status....and it is the Classic Movie choice of Stephen Boyd.
coming up on Thursday's show....reviews of the latest films X Men: Days Of Future Past, Blended and Fading Gigolo, an interview with Israeli mime artist Hanoch Rosen - an artist who's been called a 'silent ambassador for Israel' - and to mark this week's Africa Day celebrations there's music from the Colours Afrobeat Foundation