Irish stars from the worlds of film, television, music and the GAA will join Ryan Tubridy on the Late Late Show this Friday night.
Inisherin’s The Banshees characters Colin Farrell, Brendan Gleeson and Barry Keoghan will sit on sofas to talk about everything from donkeys to island life to Oscar buzz.
Set on a remote island off the west coast of Ireland, the film follows lifelong friends Padraic (Colin Farrell) and Colm (Brendan Gleeson), who feel stuck when Colm’s sudden end their friendship.
Written and directed by Anglo-Irish filmmaker and playwright, Martin McDonagh, of In Burges and Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, it is the latest in several collaborations between McDonagh, Farrell and Gleeson .
Brendan O’Carroll will join Ryan Tubridy to talk about his new autobiography Call Me Mrs Brown. He will look back on his long and varied working life and reflect on the inspiration of his own mother Maureen, a formidable figure who became Ireland’s first female LC.
Historian Dr. Siobhán Doyle will discuss some of the subjects that have helped make GAA the global success it is today, including the first hurdle ball and the plaque that led Armagh to victory in the Soccer Finals. all of Ireland in 2002.
Writer, designer and Kerryman prider Paul Galvin will discuss weaving storytelling into Irish menswear and drawing inspiration from the GAA stage.
There will also be a special musical performance and chat with three talented young Irish artists who will soon take the stage for Toy Show The Musical.
Meanwhile, Moya Brennan and Mairéad Ní Mhaonaigh will perform a special musical performance for the victims of the tragedy in the village of Creeslough, Co Donegal.
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