Saturday Night with Miriam returns this week for its ninth season and her first set of guests have been announced.

Champion jockey Ruby Walsh and his wife Gillian will be on the show talking about his spilt with trainer Paul Nicholls, his move back home and plans for the future.

Fresh from her win at the Taste of Dublin, chef Clodagh McKenna talks about breaking the American market.

Also taking the US by storm is Drogheda actor Colin O’Donoghue, who talks about his new role as Hook in fantasy drama Once Upon A Time.

Platinum-selling singer/songwriter Damien Dempsey will be performing his new single Canadian Geese.

Saturday Night with Miriam is on Saturday on RTÉ One at 9.40pm.