Patrick Duffy, who plays Bobby Ewing in the televisio soap 'Dallas', visits the Aran Islands.
Patrick Duffy is in Ireland looking for locations for a new film 'Dillon' to be shot in Ireland. He is also keeping an eye out for a co-star, who must be a green-eyed Irish cailín.
Patrick Duffy and his producer Robert Lovenheim tell RTÉ news about their plans for the film. Robert Lovenheim says a script is being written at the moment and describes it as an action adventure film which will show sides of Patrick Duffy's acting ability that have not been seen before.
Limerick producer Daragh O'Malley, has set up a company 'European Motion Pictures' to co-produce the film.
Patrick Duffy's character in 'Dallas' Bob Ewing was killed off but is due to make a come back in the popular US soap. However the actor is remaining tight lipped about how script writers bring him back from the dead.
A 'Morning Ireland' report broadcast on 15 May 1986. The reporter is Jim Fahy and the presenter is David Hanly.
Patrick Duffy's arrival in Ireland was also covered on RTÉ News as he arrived by helicopter and left on board the 'Queen of Aran’.