Derry Girls star Jamie Lee O Donnell, former President Mary McAleese and a host of Ireland’s top country music stars will be featured on tonight’s Late Late Show.
Rofessor Luke O’Neill, Dublin singer Shobsy, Trudi Lalor, Gloria, Jimmy Buckley, Robert Mizzell and Declan Nerney will also join host Ryan Tubridy.
Actor O’Donnell will tell Ryan what it’s like to play the Derry Girls’ wild child, unruly Michelle, on the hit TV show, which celebrated its final season to critical acclaim this Tuesday.
Dublin singer Shobsy is live in the studio for a special performance at the end of a very emotional week, whilst it wouldn’t be Good Friday without representatives from the Irish country music world.
A star-studded line-up of Trudi Lalor, Gloria, Jimmy Buckley, Robert Mizzell and Declan Nerney will celebrate Big Tom’s anniversary.
Immunologist Professor Luke O’Neill, who has just returned from volunteering in Slovakia delivering humanitarian aid to Ukraine, will join Ryan and former President Mary McAleese to discuss the war in Ukraine.
Cathy Wheatley will be on the show to tell a truly extraordinary story about the evacuation of her Ukrainian deputy from the war. Ivana Holub is the surrogate mother of Cathy’s twins and now Ivana lives with Cathy, Cathy’s husband, and the twins along with their three children.
The Late Late Show will also feature a special performance by young Ukrainian dancer Taya Shvets. Taya fled Ukraine with her mother and brother when war broke out in their homeland.
https://www.independent.ie/entertainment/television/tv-news/late-late-show-derry-girls-jamie-lee-odonnell-mary-mcaleese-luke-oneill-and-irish-country-music-stars-to-join-ryan-41556229.html Late Late Show: The Derry Girls’ Jamie Lee O’Donnell, Mary McAleese, Luke O’Neill and Irish country music stars join Ryan