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The Baron of Broadway

In the early 1900's, John J Hanley, a young Limerick man left for New York to later gentrify his persona to the 'Baron of Broadway'. He became hugely rich and focused on Irish reunification. So he tried to purchase Northern Ireland (2019)

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Documentary Maker: Steve Cummins

Steve Cummins is a journalist with The Irish Times, The Sunday Times and NME. With more than 10 years experience covering music and popular culture, his work has also appeared in Hot Press, Nylon, the Irish Independent, RTE Online and the Irish Examiner, among numerous other publications worldwide.

He lives in Dublin. This is his first documentary for RTE.


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