Today's Irish entertainment roundup, Monday July 29 2013

Bryan Cranston, who plays "Breaking Bad's" Walter White, talks about his Irish roots

The top Irish entertainment stories today:

“Breaking Bad’s” Bryan Cranston on visiting his ancestral home, County Clare

Bryan Cranston, famous for playing the bad guy the world loves to hate, Walter White in AMC’s “Breaking Bad,” has spoken about his fantastic trip to his ancestral home of County Clare…READ MORE


‘Riverdance’ star Jean Butler talks about life after Irish culture phenomenon (VIDEO)

Jean Butler remains an icon in the Irish dance world after helping ‘Riverdance’ bring both Irish dance and Irish culture to the world stage nearly twenty years ago in the 1994 Eurovision contest…READ MORE


Colin Farrell "Miami Vice" Premiere Mann's Village Theater Westwood, CA July 20, 2006. 2006 Kathy HutchinsThe Irish accent voted sexiest in the world, over French

It's official! Thanks in no small part to Colin Farrell, the Irish accent is now the sexiest in the world…READ MORE




Hugh Jackman says Australians "dominate" Hollywood

The 44-year-old actor, who was born in Sydney, thinks the charming Australian accent is much sought after in the filmmaking capital because movie makers love Aussie stars…READ MORE



Taylor Swift won't appear in the One Direction movie

The 23-year-old singer briefly dated the band's singer Harry Styles last year but won't be in the documentary 'This Is Us' because they split up before filming began…READ MORE