Today's Irish entertainment roundup


Today's top Irish entertainment stories:

Bon Jovi says Richie Sambora is nowhere as key as The Edge is to U2

Bon Jovi is headed to Slane Castle in Co. Meath on June 15 for a big show, but missing in action will be lead guitarist Richie Sambora, who for many years has had a contentious relationship with band leader Jon Bon Jovi...READ MORE




Equal rights were just a pipe dream for Irish women in the 1970s - cheers to time moving on!How things have changed - just ten things that Irish women could not do in 1970s

To examine how things have changed for women in Ireland, Fintan O’Toole, journalist and commentator, compiled 10 things that women could not do in 1970, for the Irish Times. Here’s a brief synopsis...READ MORE




One Direction's Niall Horan made former Westlife star Nicky Bryne green with envy speaking to him on RTE 2fmWestlife’s Nicky Byrne and One Direction’s Niall Horan talk experiences and success

Former Westlife star Nicky Byrne guest hosted on radio show RTE 2fm and spoke to One Direction’s Niall Horan about the band’s upcoming tour and film “1D3D”...READ MORE




Hugh Jackman claims “X Men’s” Wolverine would beat Robert Downey Jr’s “Iron Man”

The Aussie musical hardman Hugh Jackman has thrown down a quote saying Wolverine from “X-Men” could beat Robert Downey Jr’s character Tony Stark, aka “Iron Man” in a fight. Shocking...READ MORE




"Star Wars" Darth Vader and Brian Boru battle it out in the Burren, County Clare. Both big money movies set to film in Ireland. A generation’s favorite cult classic “Star Wars” may film in the Burren in 2014 – VIDEO

Talks are underway between Star Wars senior executives and the Irish Film Board (IFB) about filming parts of the Hollywood blockbuster in The Burren, County Clare...READ MORE