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A Woman on a Hollywood Film Set

Nicole has been told she’s a “woman” since she was born – so when she grew up, she became one! From being treated like an intern, to delicately expressing a good idea, Nicole can do it all. She is the unsung hero of Hollywood! Meet “Woman.” In an industry dominated …

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Stand Up for Irish Women in Comedy

Today is International Women’s Day so what a better time to feature stand up women in comedy. Watch here a collection of funny Irish female comics filmed at RTE Two’s The Liffey Laugh. Have you ever had your arse pinched in the pub? Anne Gildea talks about promiscuous Irish women. Have you ever …

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The Comedy Queens of US TV

During the first season of Comedy Showhouse, Sideline & RTE Radio 1 explored Irish female comedy with Deirdre O’Kane and guests. The series was produced in association with the BAI & grintage. Catch up with Dee and her guests including actress / writer Amy Huberman, writer Fiona Looney and producer Rebecca Flanagan …

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MARY TYLER MOORE RIP

Mary Tyler Moore, the iconic actress who changed television forever with “The Mary Tyler Moore Show,” has died.  She passed away at the age of 80 in the company of friends and her loving husband of over 33 years, Dr. S. Robert Levine. ‘Remembered as a fearless visionary” Moore rose …

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GIG NEWS: The Nualas Are All Spanxed Up!

Irish comedy trio The Nualas perform at one of the Ireland’s most famous music venues in January. The 3 superstars are live at the Abbey Tavern Howth on Dublin’s north coast on Saturday 28th January 2017. Make a dates as ‘the sequins are out, the hurty car to bar shoes are on, …

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PODCASTS – Comedy Showhouse Week 3

Catch up on COMEDY SHOWHOUSE broadcast on RTE Radio 1 from Saturday 10th September. The 2 shows were ep3 of Don’t Quote Me! starring Sean Hughes, Michael A Fitzgerald, Karl Spain, Fiona Looney, Andrew Maxwell and special guest Joe Rooney…..   The star of the International Emmy award-winning Moone Boy and IFTA award-winning film Noble, Deirdre O’Kane hosts She’s Having a …

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WATCH: New LGBTQ series Take My Wife

Take My Wife is the hidden comedy gem of 2016.  Episode 1 at the end of this feature. The show follows the fictionalised journey of real life married couple Cameron Esposito and Rhea Butcher. This comedy power couple brilliantly break down the barriers of homophobia and sexism with comic genius. Cameron explains it all …

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