Movies and Musicals

Movies and Musicals

Saturday, 1 - 4pm


Saturday 28th November

Neil Patrick Harris teams up with Nicolas Cage

Garret Daly has the latest Movie News including Neil Patrick Harris joining new Nicholas Cage movie. Plus Joaquin Phoenix in talks to star in Ari Aster’s third film and new releases.

Saturday 21st November

Disney Plus, Judd Apatow and Quentin Tarantino

Garret Daly has the latest Movie News including Disney Plus impressing with big subscriber numbers. Judd Apatow does a deal with Netflix, and Tarantino to turn his film into a book.

Saturday 14th November

Emer Reynolds directs Olivia Colman & return of The Scorpion King

Garret Daly has the latest Movie News including Olivia Colman to star in Emer Reynolds first dramatic feature. Plus A Quiet Place is to have a spin off movie while Dwayne Johnson reboots The Scorpion King.

Saturday 7th November

Pierce Brosnan, the Cork Film Festival and the Return of Spongebob

Tom Hardy leads the cast of a new Vietnam movie, Pierce Brosnan to play George Bernard Shaw, while the Cork Film Festival gears up for the 65th year online. Plus new releases on the small screen with Garret Daly.

Saturday 31st October

A Neighbours reunion and new roles for Thompson, Lopez and Hammer

Neighbours stars Rogan and Byrne reunite, Jennifer Lopez and Armie Hammer to have a 'Shotgun Wedding’, while Emma Thompson signs up for a new comedy role for director Sophie Hyde. Oh - and Matt Damon...

Saturday 24th October

A small screen outing for Willow and Harrison shipwrecked again

Jamie Foxx stays with Netflix for another project, Willow the TV series is on the way, and Harrison Ford is shipwrecked with Ed Helms. All this and new releases on the Movie News with Garret Daly.

Saturday 17th October

Casting news for Sandra Bullock and Dennis Quaid finds his Nancy Reagan

New roles for Kate Winslet and Sandra Bullock while the search for an actress to play Nancy Reagan ends. Plus iTonya director Craig Gillespie also lands his next film and the latest releases with Garret Daly.

Saturday 10th October

Claire Foy and Slinky: The Movie...

Garret Daly joins Aedin for this week's Movie News, talking upcoming and delayed productions including 'Slinky' and 'Barbie' films, plus casting news for Claire Foy and James McEvoy.

Saturday 3rd October

A Lion King sequel and film festivals head online

Garret Daly has the latest Movie News as Barry Jenkins is hired to direct the sequel to the Lion King. Plus a host of film festivals go virtual in Cork and Offaly and new releases including Rialto.

Saturday 26th September

Bernstein, Lang Lang and Bill & Ted

Carey Mulligan joins Bradley Cooper's Leonard Bernstein biopic Maestro, while Ron Howard takes on the biopic of world renowned pianist Lang Lang and new releases including Bill & Ted. Excellent!

Saturday 19th September

A Madonna biopic and Succession meets Jane Austen

Garret Daly returns with this week's Movie News, as Madonna is set to write and direct her own biopic, while Succession star Sarah Snook is to take the lead in a Jane Austen’s adaptation.

Saturday 12th September

The Return of Borat and Mrs. Danvers

Garret Daly has the latest Movie News, as Oscars make a move to encourage equitable representations. Plus Borat returns to challenge America, while the first trailer for Ben Wheatley’s take on ‘Rebecca’ drops ahead of its Netflix release.

Saturday 5th September

All I Want for Christmas and a thriller for Driver

Lots of casting news including Adam Driver in a thriller from A Quiet Place writers, and is it too early to talk about Christmas? Mariah Carey says no! All this and more with Garret Daly.

Saturday 29th August

The IFI Documentary Festival & Gere and Keaton get romantic

Richard Gere and Diane Keaton to star in 'The Making of', a remake for The Thing while the IFI Documentary Festival lines up its exciting schedule.

Saturday 22nd August

Movie News with Garret Daly

Garret Daly has the latest Movie News including Irish director Ciaran Foy to make his next film with Amblin, while production begins again on Robert Eggers film in Northern Ireland.

Saturday 15th August

The Crown, an 80's remake and the Lego Star Wars holiday special

Garret Daly has casting news for an 80's remake, 'The Crown' lines up its new stars while Netflix unveil a brand new orchestral signature theme composed by Hans Zimmer. And Disney unveil the Lego Star Wars Holiday Special.

Composer George Fenton talks Attenborough, Loach and Ephron

George Fenton has composed scores for The Wind that Shakes The Barley, Dangerous Liaisons and You’ve Got Mail, working with directors including Richard Attenborough and Terry Gilliam. He chats to Aedin about a new album of his scores arranged and performed by pianist Simon Chamberlain.

Saturday 8th August

Movie News with Garret Daly

This week on the Movie News, the return of Baby in a Dirty Dancing sequel, Knight Rider for the big screen and Ben Affleck returns to the directors chair.

Saturday 1st August

Disney+ meets Young Offenders and we're heading back - to the future...

All the latest Movie News with Garret Daly including Irish director to pen a Disney+ movie, a Hidden Figures musical and the Back to the Future trilogy is heading our way in 4K.

Movie News 'Broken Law' special

In this Movie News special, Garret Daly chats with Broken Law writer, director, producer Paddy Slattery.

Saturday 25th July

Movie News with Garret Daly

Garret Daly has the latest film and streaming news including the ever changing release dates of cinema distribution, and a Vanilla Ice movie is in the works.

Saturday 18th July

Fletch Lives again and The Lost Boys musical

Fletch Lives as Jon Hamm takes on the role made famous by Chevy Chase, while The Lost Boys looks set to become a stage musical.

Saturday 11th July

Return of The Crown and Jude Law does Hook

Garret Daly has the latest Movie and streaming news and this week The Crown gets a sixth season, Jude Law does Captain Hook and 'Wolfman' looks to set to be the next monster movie for Universal.

Saturday 4th July

Galway Film Fleadh - Poster Boys

Garret Daly chats with Dave Minogue, writer and director of 'Poster Boys' which receives its debut screening at The Galway Film Fleadh.

Galway Film Fleadh - The 8th

Ahead of the opening of the 2020 Galway Film Fleadh, Garret Daly talks to director/producer Lucy Kennedy about her documentary feature 'The 8th', which opens the festival.

Lee Daniels, Brian Epstein and streaming ideas

Lee Daniels returns to directing, a Brian Epstein film is in the works and Volta launches some free streaming viewing options this weekend.

Saturday 27th June

Galway Film Fleadh goes digital & Take That: the Musical

Garret Daly has the latest Movie News, including details of the Galway Film Fleadh launching it's online festival. Plus 'Twister' is set for a remake and a Take That musical is heading to the big screen.

Saturday 20th June

Kathy Bates and Laura Linney make an Irish pilgrimage to Lourdes

The story of the zero budget movie watched by two people that topped the US box office, Kathy Bates and Laura Linney set to star in Irish story 'The Miracle Club' and Kristen Stewart cast as Princess Diana. Presented by Garret Daly.

Saturday 13th June

Movie News with Garret Daly

Pierce Brosnan signs up for a new film called 'Youth' while the Cork Film Festivals announces an exciting new summer series. All this and more with Garret Daly.

Saturday 6th June

Movie News of paperless Hollywood and pitching in Galway

Garret Daly has this week's Movie News including Hollywood to go paperless, Cannes announces titles while Galway gets ready for its annual pitching competition.

Saturday 30th May

Return of Sonic and Fiddler hits the big screen

Garret Daly has news of sequels to the family hit Sonic the Hedgehog and Labyrinth, and Fiddler on the Roof returns to the big screen.

Saturday 23rd May

Michael Bay, Tom Hanks and new releases on Movie News

Michael Bay lines up producing projects, while Tom Hanks new movie bypasses theatres to roll out on Apple TV. All on the movie news with Garret Daly.

Saturday 16th May

Russell Crowe, Dakota Johnson and Bong Joon Ho

Garret Daly has casting news for Russell Crowe and Dakota Johnson, while Netflix brings us a new big series based on Bong Joon Ho’s ‘Snowpiercer'.

Saturday 9th May

Spike Lee, National Treasure and Jihad Jane

Garret Daly has this week's Movie News including Spike Lee's next Netflix feature, a National Treasure sequel plus TV series, and Jihad Jane: The Documentary.

Saturday 2nd May

A Space Jam sequel and Brolin and Dinklage play brothers

Space Jam has a sequel with LeBron James starring while Josh Brolin and Peter Dinklage are set to play ‘Brothers’ in a new movie. All on this weeks Movie News.

Saturday 25th April

Lego movies, The Saint and a Hunger Games sequel

From Lego movies to the casting of The Saint Garret Daly explores the latest movie news including A Hungers Games sequel.

Saturday 18th April

Artemis Fowl, Roger Corman and The Shining spin-off

The long awaited adaptation of Artemis Fowl gets a release date on Disney+ and filmmaker Roger Corman announces an online short film competition. Plus a small screen outing for Overlook, based on Stephen King's The Shining.

Saturday 11th April

Remakes plus streaming and TV highlights with Garret Daly

Garret Daly has news of remakes including The Others and The Night of the Hunter. Plus streaming new releases including Love Wedding Repeat starring Aisling Bea.

Saturday 4th April

Small screen highlights including The Last Rite

Garret Daly brings us the best video and television to access from home including The Last Right, Honey Boy and Domhnall Gleeson in 'Run'.

Saturday 28th March

Short film festival, Screen Ireland and small screen highlights

Garret Daly has news of some of the best television and film we can enjoy at home, plus the Bow Street Short Film Festival, Belfast Film Festival and lots of online offerings from Screen Ireland.

Saturday 21st March

Garret picks the best TV, boxsets and online films

Garret Daly takes a lot of some of the best new series hitting our TV screens, plus some of the films available to stream very soon.

Saturday 7th March

Return of The Goonies, the Belfast Film Festival and a delay for No Time to Die

The cost of the delayed release of 'No Time to Die', return of The Goonies, casting news for 'The President is Missing', a thriller about The Bermuda Triangle, The Belfast film Festival celebrates its 20th year and all the new releases with Garret Daly.

Saturday 29th February

Creed III, Little Shop of Horrors and Greg Kinnear on Broadway

A new musical celebrating songwriter Diane Warren, casting news for a remake of 'Little Shop of Horrors', 80's Nostalgia on Netflix, Creed 3, Greg Kinnear on Broadway and new releases with Garret Daly.

Saturday 22nd February

An 'In Bruges' reunion and The Irishman goes West?

The 'In Bruges' boys are back together for a new project, Martin Scorsese to direct a western, the 'Cats' box office figures are in, Robert Pattinson to work with director Claire Denis and all the new releases with Garret Daly.

Saturday 15th February

Movie News with Garret Daly | Movies & Musicals

Big wins for Parasite at The Oscars and one actor is now attached to the upcoming Parasite TV series. A new film adaptation of Porgy and Bess, director Pedro Almodovar to take on an English-language project, Stallone is back and all the new releases with Garret Daly

Saturday 8th February

Movie News Garret Daly | Movies & Musicals

The musical Hamilton to hit the big screen, diversity in the Universe, Apple in Limerick, a costume exhibition from Neil Jordan's films, Oscars predictions and all the new releases with Garret Daly

Saturday 1st February

Movie News with Garret Daly | Movies & Musicals

All the latest from The Sundance festival, Ethan Hawke to direct and adapt the script for a Tennessee Williams play, a spin-off of the film Under the Skin, a director named for the live- action remake of Pinocchio and all the new releases with Garret Daly

Saturday 25th January

Grainne Humphries | Movies & Musicals

Aedín chats to festival director Grainne Humphries about the exciting lineup for this years Dublin International Film Festival

Movie News with Garret Daly | Movies & Musicals

Bernstein on the Big Screen, The Rock goes streaming, casting news for David O'Russell's next film, a new project for Oscar Isaac, Irish films at The Sundance festival and all the new releases with Garret Daly

Saturday 18th January

The Witcher, Clarice and all the best new series and boxsets

Garret moves sideways from Movie News and takes a special look at top dramas on the streaming / TV front this week, plus all the new releases in cinemas.

Saturday 4th January

Angela Lansbury talks to Aedín about her career and living in West Cork

In 2016 Aedín conducted a public interview with Angela Lansbury as part of The Dublin International Film Festival at The Bord Gais Energy Theatre. Angela talks about her early film roles, Broadway roles in Mame and Sweeney Todd and later success with Murder, She Wrote and Beauty and the Beast.

Golden Globes and a 2020 preview

Garret Daly looks ahead to tomorrow night's Golden Globes, the Irish movies we have to look forward to in 2020 and this week's new releases.

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Presenter: Aedín Gormley

Producer: Áine Fay

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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