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Mick Jagger & David Bowie recorded Martha and the Vandellas hit Dancing in the Street in 1985 as their contribution to the massive Live Aid concert organised by Dubliner Bob Geldof. A previous video with Chevy Chase & Paul Simon (CALL ME AL) went down so well we thought we …

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TV NEWS – RTÉ’s New Comedy Shows

RTE have announced the schedule for their forthcoming season. The new line-up include 65 new home-produced shows and amongst them we found some comedy highlights. One of the most highly anticipated shows of the line up is comedy drama Can’t Cope, Won’t Cope. This is a six part female centred series produced …

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TV NEWS: RTE’s Bridget & Eamonn move to the UK

BRIDGET & EAMON has become the first fully funded RTE comedy to move to the UK. Congrats! The original six episode series written by Jason Butler, Jennifer Zamparelli and Bernard O’Shea was released last February. See our article here. The show started off as a comedy sketch segment on RTE 2’s Republic …

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NETFLIX: Reno 911!

Reno 911! is an American comedy television series on Comedy Central, A mockumentary-style parody of law enforcement documentary The Comedy series which ran from 2003 to 2009 shows, specifically Cops, with comic actors playing the police officers. Most of the material is improvised, using a broad outline, and with minimal scripted …

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