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2 Years Later – Victoria Wood RIP

We still miss Victoria Wood who passed away two years ago today aged only 62. She starred in, wrote and hosted some of the most popular and memorable shows on the BBC over the last 2 or 3 decades. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Victoria_Wood for those who are unaware of her great life. But better …

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Maeve Higgins Is Back In Ireland And Making A Movie

One of our favourite Irish comedians, Maeve Higgins is back in Ireland.  Maeve broke through when she started fooling the Irish public on RTE Two comedy prank series Naked Camera back in 2005. Maeve has come a long way since then and we can’t wait to see what the future holds. In recent years …

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Sharon Horgan gets two Bafta nominations

The TV Baftas will take place on Sunday 13 May with Sue Perkins hosting the event. In 2014 it was Channel 4 sitcom ‘Catastrophe’ that sent Sharon Horgan‘s writing and performing career into A-list territory. The show has been a major success for Horgan and the show’s co-writer  / lead male actor, …

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New Tracey Beaker Book

It’s been 1991 since Jacqueline Wilson releases her book The Story of Tracy Beaker. It was a book about a 1o-year-old girl in a care home who was feisty, funny and fearless. It later became a very popular TV show starring Dani Harmer as Beaker. Jacqueline Wilson has now announced a brand new book …

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