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De Niro Comedy Ad

One of Ireland’s most well-known directors, Declan Lowney has just directed the legend that is Robert De Niro in a UK ad for Warburton’s bagels. The shoot took place in a secure studio in Wembley in London last December. See it here. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AdMpVZ42RLk Declan trained as a producer/director with Irish …

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Great Sitcoms

Why is ‘Fawlty Towers’ so good? In April 2019 Fawlty Towers was voted (ahead of Father Ted and Alan Partridge) as Britain’s Best Ever Sitcom. See the final list below. Launched in 1975 and with only 12 episodes in 2 Seasons this classic BBC sitcom is having a surging lease …

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Irish women writing TV’s best comedies

From Channel 4’s Derry Girls & Catastrophe to RTE’s Nowhere Fast, female-led Irish comedies are coming thick and fast. Watching Irish comedy on television usually means watching something written and directed by a man. For all the deserved admiration bestowed on talent like Chris O’Dowd, Dylan Moran, Graham Norton, Tommy …

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Drunk Parents Starring Salma Hayek & Alec Baldwin

Drunk Parents is the new comedy written and directed by “Grown Ups” Fred Wolf. Starring: Alec Baldwin, Salma Hayek, Joe Manganiello, Jim Gaffigan After one too many drinks, two drunk parents attempt to hide their ever increasing financial difficulties from their daughter and social circle through elaborate neighbourhood schemes. US …

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Comedy On Netflix This March

Here is a list of all things comedy that are on Netflix this month. March 8th – After Life March 12th – Jimmy Carr: The Best of Ultimate Gold Greatest Hits (Stand-up special) March 15 – Arrested Development: Season 5, Part 2 (Comedy series) One Murder. No Masterminds. Arrested Development …

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