Thom McGinty a street and mime artist and his character The Diceman was a popular and familiar presence on Grafton Street in Dublin in the 1980s and early 1990s.

The Scottish street performer and actor, Thom McGinty, better known as The Diceman speaks to Gay Byrne on the Late Late Show on 11 November 1994 .

Thom speaks about his work and living with HIV. This was his second appearance on the Late Late Show having previously been a guest in 1988.

This excerpt includes footage of the Diceman performing on Grafton Street from the series 'The Entertainers: The Diceman Cometh'. This documentary was made by Louis Marcus and was originally broadcast on 1 June 1988.

Thom McGinty died on 20 February 1995.

The Late Late Show broadcast on 11 November 1994. The presenter is Gay Byrne.

The Diceman
Thom McGinty (The Diceman) as Dracula (1988)