Today's Irish entertainment roundup


Today's top Irish entertainment stories:

‘Lucky Guy’ Tom Hanks evokes Irish America’s heyday in tabloid journalism - A Broadway play that celebrates and mourns an Irish era in its glory days - VIDEO

The era of hard drinking Irish reporters who ran the tabloid empires of The New York Post, Newsday, and the New York Daily News has just recently passed...READ MORE


Irish actress Saoirse Ronan in 'Byzantium'The Irish shine at Tribeca Film Festival - 'Byzantium', 'What Richard Did' and 'Run and Jump' reviewed

Three exciting new Irish films had the Tribeca Film Festival crowds buzzing. 'What Richard Did' is an intense fictional telling of an all too real story about a deadly assault in Dublin. Also screened was Irish director Neil Jordan’s 'Byzantium,' with Saoirse Ronan as a 200-year-old teenage vampire...READ MORE


‘Twilight’ star Kristen Stewart named the world's best dressed woman

The 23-year-old actress has beaten Emma Watson and the Duchess of Cambridge to the title for the second year in a row in an annual poll by Britain's Glamour magazine...READ MORE 



Hilaria Thomas Baldwin, Alec Baldwin, and his daughter with actress Kim Basinger, Ireland Baldwin.Alec Baldwin's daughter Ireland defends her Dad’s outspoken nature

The 'Orphans' star's 17-year-old daughter Ireland - who he regrettably called a "rude thoughtless little pig" during a voice mail rant six years ago - has praised him for making changes to his life and insists she is not "seeking fame by association" by trying to carve out a career as a model...READ MORE


Mariah Carey could be replacing Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler on "American Idol"Mariah Carey renewed her wedding vows to Nick Cannon at Disneyland

The 'Triumphant' singer celebrated her fifth anniversary with the 'America's Got Talent' host by recommitting their love to each other in a fairytale-themed ceremony at Disneyland in Anaheim, California, according to Entertainment Tonight...READ MORE