The Top Moments of 2017

It's been a busy year in the entertainment world from celebrity babies to botched award announcements - RTÉ Entertainment takes you through it all.

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January

The biggest mix-up at the Oscars EVER and Des Cahill unleashes the ‘Dessie Swim’ on Dancing with the Stars.

February

Baby boom! Beyoncé and Jay Z and George and Amal Clooney announce they are expecting twins.

March

George Michael is laid to rest as Ed Sheeran releases a new album and dominates the Irish charts.

April

Bob Dylan accepts the Nobel Prize while U2 reveal a surprise collaboration with Kendrick Lamar.

May

Tragedy abounds as James Bond actor Roger Moore and Soundgarden star Chris Cornell die and a terrorist attack takes places at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester.

June

Power couples George and Amal Clooney and Beyoncé and Jay Z welcome twin babies while Donal Skehan announces he and his wife are expecting their first baby.

July

Coldplay leave Croke Park with a Head Full of Dreams, and Jodie Whittaker is unveiled as the first female Doctor Who.

August

TV veteran Bruce Forsyth died aged 89, and Taylor Swift wins assault case against radio DJ.

September

Big Little Lies and The Handmaid’s Tale win big at Emmys, while Lady Gaga takes a break from music.

October

Hollywood is rocked by sexual harassment claims against Harvey Weinstein and Kevin Spacey.

November

A Notorious month for Conor McGregor, Hollywood’s house of cards collapses even more amid further allegations of sexual harassment, and there are some taxing questions for U2 and Brendan O’Carroll.

December

U2 finally release their new album, Saoirse Ronan experiences turbulence, and Peter Kay announces the shock cancellation of his first tour in eight years.

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