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Name That Movie – The South Park Parody

South Park are famous for taking a place, person or thing and making it into some kind of hideous but hilarious multi-beast … and movies are the main target! Think you know your South Park movie references? Well now is the time to see just how good you are!

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TV News: ‘The Young Offenders’ Gone Global

Peter Foott’s comedy movie The Young Offenders will be released world-wide after the successful negotiation of a multi-territory deal. Vertigo Releasing has just signed on to distribute the film in Australia/New Zealand, US and Canada and the UK. Ed Caffrey of Vertigo Releasing said: “The Young Offenders is one of …

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Irish Comedian of the Year Announced

Congrats to Galway based Steve Bennett – the winner of this year’s “Irish Comedian Of The Year” competition. In second and third place were Ryan Cullen and Jim Elliot. The judges were Alan Anderson (founder of the English, Scottish and Irish comedian of the year competitions), Sharon Burgess (Assembly Festival, Edinburgh), …

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VIDEO: WATCH Don’t Quote Me

The final episode of Don’t Quote Me airs this Bank Holiday & Halloween Monday 31st October at 1:30pm on RTE Radio One & a few cameras caught the action. COMEDY SHOWHOUSE – the world’s 1st ever radio comedy festival – is proud to feature a special live recording of the …

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Irish Comedian of the Year Final in Galway!

THE Vodafone Comedy Carnival Galway presents.. IRISH COMEDIAN OF THE YEAR!  HOSTED BY ANDREW STANLEY  Scotland, England and Wales have one and now it’s Ireland’s turn. A royal family? A slowly simmering political feud? An increasingly uneasy relationship? No. Ireland despite producing more world class comedians than almost anywhere has never had …

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Honest Trailer: Ghostbusters

For the Halloween season fast approaching, the unforgiving and often very correct Honest Trailer have chosen Ghostbusters reboot as their latest target “Who you gonna call, not these ghostbusters”! With over a million dislikes on the movies trailer on YouTube before the movie even came out it was pretty clear right …

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