This week Oliver spoke to Jim Deegan on bringing the steam train back to Connemara; Social media influencer Louise Cooney on returning to Ireland; Irish hockey star Nicci Daly on the delay of Tokyo 2020; Emer McLysaght on 'Circle of Friends' turning 30; And Roddy Doyle on Italia '90 and Big Jack.
Three decades on, Roddy Doyle talked to Oliver about the profound impact Italia 90 had on the country, the joy Big Jack brought to our nation when we needed it most and the new exhibition opening today at the Little Museum of Dublin that celebrates this great moment in our history.
For more information on the 'Italia '90: Big Jack and the Irish' exhibition click here!
Armando Iannucci is the man behind 'The Thick Of It', 'Veep' and 'The Death Of Stalin'. His new film is an adaptation of the novel 'David Copperfield' and Armando spoke to Ryan about bringing his typically comedy chops to a Charles Dickens' classic.
Commander Chris Hadfield was the first Canadian to walk in space. He's a former Air Force fighter pilot and has undertaken three space shuttle missions. He joined Ryan in studio to talk about his fascinating life and career.