Today's top Irish entertainment news:

Ginger loving madness celebrated at the Irish Redhead Convention for the Gathering - VIDEO

The annual Irish Redhead Convention brings together redheads from Ireland and abroad for games centered around red hair in Crosshaven, Co Cork...READ MORE


Lindsay Lohan wants to quit rehab - tries to escape Betty Ford Center after docs cut off Adderall

The 26-year-old actress - who recently began 90 days of court-ordered treatment after pleading "no contest" to lying to police about being behind the wheel during a car crash last June - is furiously planning to escape from the Betty Ford Centre after doctors decided to cut off her supply of Adderall, the psycho-stimulant medication, which is used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and narcolepsy...READ MORE


"Iron Man 3" star Robert Downey Jr. is set to become Hollywood's first $100 million man

The 48-year-old star has played the role of Iron Man/Tony Stark in the superhero trilogy and 'The Avengers', and - if a two-film deal is reached for him to reprise the part in sequels to the comic book blockbuster - he could soon become the best-paid actor in the history of Hollywood...READ MORE


The ‘Virgin Mary’ second richest person on Northern Ireland’s richest list

The second richest person in Northern Ireland is the Virgin Mary. Well not exactly, but Roma Downey who plays the Virgin Mary in the smash hit ‘The Bible’ is worth a whopping $456 million...READ MORE


Irish music mogul Louis Walsh is putting together a new boy band to rival One Direction

The 'X Factor' judge - who previously created and successfully managed Westlife and Boyzone - has revealed he will be holding auditions for the first time in 12 years in Dublin from next weekend and is looking for five young male superstars to form his next big act...READ MORE


A major myth about the Irish - not all Irish have red hair and freckles.