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# acting

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Actor Bob Hoskins has died aged 71
The mystery of the man being walked on a lead around London has been solved
In memory: Past drama students of Gladys Sheehan set up their own theatre group
Column: Philip Seymour Hoffman's death challenges our cosy stereotypes about addicts
Tony Duffin
The most hilarious 'just heard bad news' acting ever
Meet the most famous actors who've never won an Emmy Award
6 great movie scenes featuring sports stars
Irish actress Susan Fitzgerald dies following long illness
14 reasons everyone loves Jack Nicholson
Robert Sheehan takes on Patrick Stewart's quadruple-take challenge
Pierce Brosnan's daughter dies of cancer, aged 41
Robbie Keane's latest LA Galaxy ad is beyond cringeworthy
9 reasons Gabriel Byrne would be the world's best dad
Interview: 'I just want to be seen as an actor, not a Traveller actor'
Christina Finn
Rory McIlroy's 'leaked audition tape' for that creaky Santander ad is terrifying and hilarious
11 moments that prove Christopher Walken is amazing
Extract: The story of an Irishman in WW II: Richard Todd – actor and soldier
Neil Richardson
One third of British children have never heard of Shakespeare - survey
Peter O'Toole retires at 79, says he no longer has the heart for it
WATCH: Gary Oldman curses out athletes, tells them to quit acting
Slideshow: The 83rd anniversary of the first Academy Awards ceremony
Gardai form their first drama group - and stage The Chastitute
Two new TV series to create 350 jobs and invest €11m in economy
Fionnula Flanagan to receive Lifetime Achievement IFTA
Watch: Michael Jackson's daughter reveals her acting dream
Just one more thing: Peter Falk, TV’s Columbo, dies at 83
Mad, bad and frisky: Meet the British monarchy on screen
Messing with Miss Marple? Jennifer Garner touted for role
Liam Neeson becomes first Irish goodwill ambassador for Unicef
"From grocer's assistant to the voice of God": Actor TP McKenna dies