Today's Irish entertainment roundup


Today's top Irish entertainment stories:

“Iron Man 3’s” Robert Downey Jr and Scarlett Johansson to cook up a storm in Jon Favreau’s “Chef”

“Iron Man 3’s” Robert Downey Jr and Scarlett Johansson to cook up a storm in Jon Favreau’s “Chef”

“Iron Man” franchise director, Jon Favreau, has signed up co-stars Robert Downey Jr. and Scarlett Johansson to join his new film, “Chef”…READ MORE

An artistic impression of the 11th century king of Ireland Brian Boru whose life is set to be made into a biopic, filmed in Ireland$104 million Brian Boru biopic set to be filmed in Ireland in 2014

An upcoming biopic of Brian Boru will be the biggest movie ever made in Ireland. The $104m budget film, which is to begin filming in the country next year, has been hailed as "a massive coup for the Department of Arts and the Irish film industry," READ MORE


 Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart have reportedly split up - again

The couple – who broke up briefly last year after Kristen's fling with married director Rupert Sanders was revealed – have called time on their relationship of almost four years, according to People magazine…READ MORE



“Lunch Atop A Skyscraper,” taken in 1932, in New York City, the inspiration for the Galway documentary "Men at Lunch" Award winning Irish documentary ‘Men at Lunch’ signs deal with U.S. distributor – VIDEO

Irish production company Sónta Films have signed a deal with First Run Distribution to screen their award winning film ‘Men At Lunch’ in the U.S…READ MORE




Irish American star Chris Pine, who plays Captain Kirk in "Star Trek" could be soon turning his hand to musicals“Star Trek’s” Chris Pine to join Jake Gyllenhaal, Meryl Streep, and Johnny Depp in “Into the Woods”

With the recent release of “Star Trek,” is seems that captain Chris Pine may be shifting gears. Pine and Jake Gyllenhaal are in negotiations to join Meryl Streep and Johnny Depp in Rob Marshall’s adaption of the musical “Into the Woods.”..READ MORE

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