The full line-up for Friday's Late Late Show has been announced, with cyclist Sam Bennett joining host Ryan Tubridy to reflect on his green jersey triumph in the Tour de France.

Sam Bennett will round off a remarkable week on the Late Late 

Also appearing on the show will be the US' Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Dr Anthony Fauci. He will discuss the fight against Covid-19 in the US and around the world as winter approaches.

Dr Anthony Fauci Photo: EPA

Former President of Ireland Mary McAleese will join the show to talk about her new memoir, with the Late Late telling viewers that she "will discuss everything from how her childhood in a bitterly divided Belfast shaped her, to her wedding day being marred by tragedy".

Mary McAleese Photo: Press Association

Boxing World Champion Kellie Harrington will be sharing her experience of working on the frontline during the Covid-19 emergency, and how it has given her a different perspective on life.

Kellie Harrington and Ryan Tubridy

Niamh Fitzpatrick, the sister of the late R116 helicopter pilot Captain Dara Fitzpatrick, will talk about losing her sister in the tragedy and Capt. Fitzpatrick's legacy. 

Jedward will discuss their mother's passing, spreading positivity online and their 11 years in showbusiness since finding fame on The X Factor.

Music on the night will come from Robert Grace, who will perform his current single, Fake Fine.

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The Late Late Show, Friday, RTÉ One, 9:35pm

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