Today's top Irish entertainment stories:

From Riley to Kaitlyn - the most popular Irish baby names in America

Aidan, Brayden, Colin, Riley; Kayla, Morgan, Megan, Kaitlyn - you've probably come across a newborn in the past decade with at least one of these names...READ MORE


Jonathan Rhys Meyers tipped for JJ Abrams new “Star Wars” movie

The Irishman, who is best known for playing the role of Henry VIII in TV series “The Tudors”, could well be appearing in “Star Wars Episode VII” which is scheduled for release in 2015...READ MORE


Our top ten facts about One Direction's Irish star Niall Horan

One Direction are officially the most popular boy band in the world, possibly in history.

The British / Irish boy-band, a byproduct of the 2010 season of the UK ‘X Factor,’ have taken the world by storm...READ MORE


'Lincoln' co-star Sally Fields says Daniel Day-Lewis is "outrageously" funny

Daniel Day-Lewis' 'Lincoln' co-star Sally Fields has called him a "rascal" who has been a bad influence when the pair have been together at award ceremonies...READ MORE


Robert Pattinson and Katy Perry took a trip to Santa Barbara over the Memorial weekend

The 'Twilight Saga' hunk and the 'Firework' singer – who are both single since splitting from Kristen Stewart and John Mayer respectively – puzzled onlookers when they were spotted checking out the wedding rehearsal of two strangers at San Ysidro Ranch, not far from where Katy grew up...READ MORE


Popular Irish baby names getting more difficult to pronounce