Today's top Irish entertainment stories:

Chris O’Dowd logs on for finale of Channel 4 cult comedy ‘The IT Crowd’ - VIDEOS

Chris O’Dowd, Richard Ayoade, Katherine Parkinson and Matt Berry are all expected to return for the finale episode of Graham Linehan’s sitcom “The IT Crowd.” The whole nerdy team will be back together for a one-off special, which is set to start filming at the end of May...READ MORE


There’s something about Mary - controversial play 'The Testament of Mary' wins Tony nod before closing early

Irish writer Colm Toibin received the news that his controversial play The Testament of Mary, which tells the story of Jesus’ mother in her old age, was nominated for a Tony Award for Best Play last Tuesday morning...READ MORE


Justin Timberlake confirmed for outdoor show at Dublin’s Phoenix Park

Justin Timberlake is bringing his suit and tie to Dublin for an outdoor show at Phoenix Park on July 10.

Some of you might be over there at that time, so it’s a great chance to catch one of the coolest dudes in pop music strut his stuff in front of an Irish audience...READ MORE


Demi Lovato insists she’s not with One Direction’s Niall Horan

When you’re a member of the world’s most popular boyband rumors will fly, as One Direction’s Niall Horan well knows.

Last year it was reported that the 19-year-old Irish superstar was dating Demi Lovato, the American singer who is also a judge on Simon Cowell’s X Factor...READ MORE


Ed Sheeran and Taylor Swift have become very close friends on her 'Red Tour'

Ed, 22, and 23-year-old Taylor have developed a special bond on the road and the pair hang out together most days backstage and after the concerts...READ MORE


Irish actor Chris O’Dowd and Deputy Consul General to New York Peter Ryan are set to be honored with the Irish Spirit Award and the Dylan Smith Community Service Award as part of their St. Patrick’s D