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#acting

# acting - Saturday 13 April, 2019

Opinion: 'I wanted to pursue my acting dreams - but having kids was a huge risk. What should I do?'

Actress Sarah Carroll held off on expanding her family because of her job – but writes about how she eventually managed to make it work.

# acting - Thursday 21 February, 2019

From The42 Bayern boss says player faked cramps during Liverpool draw Acting

Bayern boss says player faked cramps during Liverpool draw

The Bavarians’ manager has revealed that Javi Martinez strategically wasted time in Tuesday’s scoreless draw.

# acting - Wednesday 30 January, 2019

Artists who wrote letter criticising Abbey Theatre direction 'won't be blacklisted'

That was among the sentiments expressed at an Oireachtas committee meeting today during which the current issues with the Abbey Theatre were discussed.

# acting - Monday 18 June, 2018

Rupert Everett: 'The UK and Ireland are probably the two best places in the world to be gay'

The actor has directed and written a new film about Oscar Wilde.

# acting - Saturday 11 November, 2017

Dry mouth, sweaty hands: Why do people hate public speaking?

It’s something a lot of us are afraid of.

# acting - Thursday 17 August, 2017

Emma Stone is the world's highest-paid actress

Stone, who won the best actress Oscar for her role in La La Land, made $26 million in pre-tax earnings in the year up to June.

# acting - Saturday 29 July, 2017

Amateur dramatics: Singing, dancing and finding joy in the darkness

Am dram societies play a vital role in communities around Ireland.

# acting - Saturday 22 July, 2017

Actor John Heard, who played the father in Home Alone, has died aged 72

He had been recovering from back surgery.

# acting - Monday 8 May, 2017

Poll: Should acting awards scrap 'male' and 'female' categories? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should acting awards scrap 'male' and 'female' categories?

There have been previous suggestions to combine the Oscars’ male and female categories into one.

# acting - Saturday 6 May, 2017

'You hear a lot about our generation being lost - but we're just trying to cope'

Youth theatre is giving young people in Ireland the chance to express themselves, grow confident, and deal with issues in their lives.

# acting - Thursday 23 February, 2017

A US judge has ruled you have a right to know all these actors' ages

The Screen Actors Guild thinks publishing actor’s ages leads to discrimination.

# acting - Sunday 7 February, 2016

A 'fluke' brought this Love/Hate actor from working in a call centre to Broadway

Jones will star in This Lime Tree Bower later this month.

# acting - Saturday 16 January, 2016

From The Daily Edge Irish Harry Potter actress Evanna Lynch has written movingly about working with Alan Rickman Always

Irish Harry Potter actress Evanna Lynch has written movingly about working with Alan Rickman

Lynch says Rickman was the only member of the Potter cast to meet her “fangirl expectations”.

# acting - Saturday 7 November, 2015

Make me a stand-up comedian: Week 5

We’re half way through, but my routine is nowhere near even started…

# acting - Saturday 24 October, 2015

"We're going 'mother of God, how are we going to survive in this country?'"

Actor Michael Collins speaks to us about Traveller life in Ireland, and his latest role.

# acting - Saturday 19 September, 2015

What Fran did next: Peter Coonan goes Italian for the stage

Coonan spoke to us about the transition from stage to screen.

# acting - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

Pirates of the Caribbean actor goes to Syria to help 'obliterate' Islamic State Michael Enright This post contains videos

Pirates of the Caribbean actor goes to Syria to help 'obliterate' Islamic State

He said has written to family and friends to tell them he loves them as he “might not see them again”.

# acting - Saturday 25 April, 2015

"She could set the world alight - but she’s not allowed, so she sets fire to people’s hair"

Actress Catherine Walker talks about playing Hedda Gabler.

# acting - Friday 13 March, 2015

From The42 Goalkeeper pretends to be knocked unconscious to avoid sending off Asleep On The Job

Goalkeeper pretends to be knocked unconscious to avoid sending off

That or he needed a quick snooze before his early bath.

# acting - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge This video of Irish actors crying on demand is oddly compelling Tears

This video of Irish actors crying on demand is oddly compelling

So, THAT’S how it’s done.

# acting - Sunday 8 February, 2015

Grab the popcorn: Stars descend on London to compete for BAFTA glory Winner Takes It All This post contains images

Grab the popcorn: Stars descend on London to compete for BAFTA glory

Best and worst dressed, tearful speeches and awkward red carpet moments…

# acting - Sunday 1 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge Irish actor Jack Reynor wins top prize at Sundance Film Festival Sundance

Irish actor Jack Reynor wins top prize at Sundance Film Festival

Reynor was honoured for his role in Glassland, a film by Irish director Gerard Barrett.

# acting - Saturday 31 January, 2015

Miss Marple actress Geraldine McEwan dies aged 82 RIP

Miss Marple actress Geraldine McEwan dies aged 82

She also played Sister Bridget in the acclaimed movie The Magdalene Sisters.

From The Daily Edge Saoirse Ronan's new film is already getting Oscar buzz Brooklyn

Saoirse Ronan's new film is already getting Oscar buzz

Brooklyn, based on a Colm Tóibín novel, earned huge buzz at the Sundance Film Festival.

# acting - Sunday 11 January, 2015

Six actors who underwent amazing transformations for movies

And you thought you worked hard for the money…

# acting - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

Golden era Hollywood actress Luise Rainer dies aged 104 RIP

Golden era Hollywood actress Luise Rainer dies aged 104

Her roles ranged from the 1930s German stage to television’s The Love Boat.

# acting - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Former Game of Thrones actress has excellent reaction to being cut Casting Call

Former Game of Thrones actress has excellent reaction to being cut

Myrcella Baratheon was recast, and the original actress wants you to know how she feels about it.

# acting - Thursday 24 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge You can now cruelly laugh at all of Robin Thicke's debut acting scenes Blurred Lines

# acting - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

Actor Bob Hoskins has died aged 71 RIP

Actor Bob Hoskins has died aged 71

Hoskins will be remembered as the star of The Long Good Friday, Who Framed Roger Rabbit and Brazil.

# acting - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge The mystery of the man being walked on a lead around London has been solved Unleashed

The mystery of the man being walked on a lead around London has been solved

Was it a role-playing exercise? A PR stunt? An art project?

# acting - Sunday 9 February, 2014

In memory: Past drama students of Gladys Sheehan set up their own theatre group

Over the years, hundreds of young people went through the Gladys Sheehan’s acting school. Now her past students have set up the Bloomers Theatre Group in her honour.

# acting - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

Column: Philip Seymour Hoffman's death challenges our cosy stereotypes about addicts

For a short period, at least, death from heroin overdose has moved from the category of ‘things that will never happen to me or my friends’ to ‘things that can happen to anyone’, writes Tony Duffin.

# acting - Wednesday 6 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge The most hilarious 'just heard bad news' acting ever Masterclass

The most hilarious 'just heard bad news' acting ever

This moment is DRAMATIC.

# acting - Sunday 22 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge Meet the most famous actors who've never won an Emmy Award Emmys

Meet the most famous actors who've never won an Emmy Award

They were robbed. ROBBED.

# acting - Sunday 15 September, 2013

From The42 6 great movie scenes featuring sports stars Ace

6 great movie scenes featuring sports stars

From Dan Marino to Michael Jordan, we look at those who swapped sports for the silver screen.

# acting - Monday 9 September, 2013

Irish actress Susan Fitzgerald dies following long illness RIP

Irish actress Susan Fitzgerald dies following long illness

Fitzgerald was one of the most recognisable faces in Irish theatre acting and was married to Michael Colgan, artistic director of the Gate Theatre in Dublin.

# acting - Thursday 5 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge 14 reasons everyone loves Jack Nicholson Give It A Lash Jack

14 reasons everyone loves Jack Nicholson

His spokesperson says the retirement rumours aren’t true. Let’s hope that’s the case.

# acting - Friday 30 August, 2013

From The Daily Edge Robert Sheehan takes on Patrick Stewart's quadruple-take challenge Quadruple Take Two

Robert Sheehan takes on Patrick Stewart's quadruple-take challenge

There’s more to him than Darren y’know.

# acting - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

Pierce Brosnan's daughter dies of cancer, aged 41

Charlotte Brosnan died from ovarian cancer – the same disease that claimed her mother Cassandra Harris 22 years ago.

# acting - Friday 28 June, 2013

From The42 Robbie Keane's latest LA Galaxy ad is beyond cringeworthy MLS This post contains videos

Robbie Keane's latest LA Galaxy ad is beyond cringeworthy

The Ireland captain proves that living in Hollywood doesn’t necessary make you any good at acting.

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