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# actor - Saturday 24 November, 2018

John C Reilly: 'Irish citizenship? I am dead serious - I would love that to happen'

The US comedian has played a range of different men throughout his career – but he’d really like to be an Irishman.

# actor - Saturday 29 September, 2018

'The deepest respect': Emma Watson pays tribute to Savita Halappanavar

She paid tribute to her in a letter published in Porter magazine.

# actor - Wednesday 15 August, 2018

'I needed to end my fast-fashion fix and get a grip. Here's how I did it'

Actress Aoibhéann McCann writes about her passion to avoid ‘fast fashion’ at all costs – and how it’s affecting our environment catastrophically as one of the biggest global polluters.

# actor - Monday 6 August, 2018

Robert Redford is to retire from acting aged 81

His upcoming movie, The Old Man & The Gun, will be his last time in front of the camera as an actor.

# actor - Sunday 5 August, 2018

Steven Seagal's been appointed a special envoy for Russia

His task is to ” promote the further development of Russian-American relations in the humanitarian sphere”.

# actor - Tuesday 31 July, 2018

MASH star Alan Alda has Parkinson's disease

Alda said the only symptom he has experienced so far is twitching in his thumb.

# actor - Monday 9 July, 2018

Former Ros Na Rún actor sentenced to six years in jail for oral rape

He had pleaded not guilty to the offence and has no previous convictions.

# actor - 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.

# actor - Wednesday 2 May, 2018

Irish actor Denise Gough nominated for Tony Award for role in Angels in America

The star-studded 72nd annual Tony Awards will be held on 10 June.

# actor - Tuesday 10 April, 2018

Deadpool actor charged with making false bomb report on train

No explosives were found.

# actor - Monday 26 February, 2018

Kevin Smith says he had a 'massive' heart attack after a show last night

Smith posted a photo of himself recovering in hospital on Twitter earlier today.

# actor - Thursday 1 February, 2018

Jim Carrey won't go to trial over death of ex-girlfriend Cathriona White

The 56-year-old comedic actor had been sued by his former girlfriend’s mother and estranged husband.

# actor - Sunday 21 January, 2018

Using monkeys and apes in film and TV is 'misleading' millions of viewers

A third of people surveyed think that chimpanzees are not endangered because they star in films and TV shows often.

# actor - Wednesday 17 January, 2018

Liam Neeson on 'fantastic' Leo Varadkar, Brexit and doing fight scenes aged 65

The Ballymena-born actor talked to us as his new film The Commuter was released in Ireland.

# actor - Thursday 11 January, 2018

These are the nominations for this year's IFTA awards

Nominees include Saoirse Ronan, Liam Cunningham, Martin McDonagh, and Frank Berry.

# actor - Thursday 9 November, 2017

Dublin actor Barry Keoghan chosen as rising star in the US

Barry Keoghan has featured on The Hollywood Reporter’s Next Gen Talent 2017 list.

# actor - 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.

# actor - Wednesday 19 July, 2017

Former Eastenders star Paul Nicholls rescued after falling off Thai waterfall

The actor, who played the Joe Wicks character on BBC’s Eastenders, was rescued after three days at the foot of the Khun Si waterfall.

# actor - Friday 14 July, 2017

Stuntman dies after fall on set of TV show The Walking Dead

Tributes were paid by the acting community after the death of John Bernecker.

'I am devastated': Kermit the Frog voice actor fired after 27 years

Steve Whitmire took over as the Muppets’ famous frog when Jim Henson passed away in 1990.

# actor - Thursday 13 July, 2017

Shia LaBeouf apologises for racist tirade against policeman

“I am deeply ashamed of my behaviour and make no excuses for it,” the 31-year-old wrote on Twitter.

# actor - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

Daniel Day-Lewis is calling it quits on his acting career Daniel Day-day This post contains a poll

Daniel Day-Lewis is calling it quits on his acting career

The multi Oscar-winning actor is giving up his acting career at the age of 60.

# actor - Thursday 8 June, 2017

Actor mistaken for terrorist after rehearsing lines on train in France

He was questioned by police after a guard overheard him say ‘weapon’ and ‘gun’.

# actor - Tuesday 23 May, 2017

James Bond actor Roger Moore dies aged 89 RIP

James Bond actor Roger Moore dies aged 89

His family released a statement saying that he passed away following a battle with cancer.

# actor - Saturday 20 May, 2017

'I suddenly thought: 'Oh my god, I'm in Twin Peaks!'

We talked to the Irish actress Amy Shiels about the experience.

# actor - Thursday 9 March, 2017

Samuel L Jackson clarifies comments about British actors

He has criticised the system that allows black actors from overseas take prominent roles in American films.

# actor - Sunday 26 February, 2017

From The Daily Edge Titanic, Twister and Aliens actor Bill Paxton has died at the age of 61 RIP

Titanic, Twister and Aliens actor Bill Paxton has died at the age of 61

The actor also starred in Terminator, Weird Science and Apollo 13.

# actor - Saturday 28 January, 2017

John Hurt, star of Alien and Harry Potter, dies at age 77 RIP

John Hurt, star of Alien and Harry Potter, dies at age 77

The British actor, who was twice nominated for an Oscar, had been battling cancer.

# actor - Monday 23 January, 2017

Stunt actor shot dead during Australian hip-hop band's video shoot

Police are investigating.

# actor - Friday 2 December, 2016

"A very sweet gentle and kind man" - John Cleese leads tributes to Fawlty Towers actor Andrew Sachs RIP

"A very sweet gentle and kind man" - John Cleese leads tributes to Fawlty Towers actor Andrew Sachs

Sachs died on 23 November and was buried yesterday.

# actor - Tuesday 4 October, 2016

Ben Stiller reveals he battled cancer for two years

The star attributes the saving of his life to the early taking of a specific prostate cancer test.

# actor - Thursday 8 September, 2016

From The Daily Edge 10 feelings all Irish people have about Brendan Gleeson Ireland's Da

10 feelings all Irish people have about Brendan Gleeson

He’s a great hugger. We can feel it.

# actor - Tuesday 30 August, 2016

From The Daily Edge Irish people are sharing their lovely memories of Gene Wilder and Willy Wonka RIP

# actor - Saturday 13 August, 2016

Kenny Baker, actor who played R2-D2 in Star Wars, dies aged 83

Baker played the robot in the original Star Wars movie in 1977 and in the five following movies.

# actor - Wednesday 13 July, 2016

Jennifer Aniston slams tabloid media over pregnancy scrutiny

The Friends actress said that she is fed up of the body shaming that occurs “under the guise of journalism”.

# actor - Monday 20 June, 2016

Tributes paid to "supremely talented" Anton Yelchin after his tragic death RIP

Tributes paid to "supremely talented" Anton Yelchin after his tragic death

The 27-year-old died after his car rolled backwards, pinning him to a pillar outside his house.

# actor - Saturday 2 April, 2016

Sherlock Holmes actor Douglas Wilmer has died aged 96

The 96-year-old passed away after suffering from pneumonia.

# actor - Tuesday 16 February, 2016

Actor stabbed to death with sword at Japanese play rehearsal

Police are investigating whether the death was criminal or accidental.

# actor - 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.

# actor - Friday 5 February, 2016

Police in manslaughter investigation after actor dies following hanging scene onstage

27-year-old actor Raphael Schumacher died late yesterday evening, five days after the tragic incident in Pisa, Italy.

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