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Culture - Today’s News

Dwayne Johnson is the highest-paid actor in the world

Here is the full top 10, according to Forbes.

Culture - Yesterday’s News

The Remote: Reality realtors, the Champions League, and the Young Offenders go to their debs

We’ve got you covered whether you want a solo TV night or one for all the family.

Culture - Tuesday 4 August, 2020

The Remote: The return of Umbrella Academy, a Belfast thriller, and a pinch of time travel

We’ve got you covered whether you want a solo TV night or one for all the family.

Culture - Sunday 2 August, 2020

'This is the memoir that your mothers were reading': The Museum of Literature Ireland pays tribute to Nuala O'Faolain

The impact of Covid-19 has led the museum, which opened last September, to rethink its approach to the coming years.

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Culture - Thursday 30 July, 2020

Funding for greenways across 20 counties announced, here's where they could be

The funding covers route options and feasibility studies.

Culture - Wednesday 29 July, 2020

Plaudits for Normal People continue the rise and rise of director Lenny Abrahamson

The first time we may have seen Abrahamson’s work on TV might not be what you expect.

Paul Mescal pays tribute to co-star Daisy Edgar-Jones following Emmy nod for Normal People

Mescal thanked the show’s producers and co-star Daisy Edgar-Jones.

Culture - Tuesday 28 July, 2020

The Remote: The Olympics that never were, awards from a pair of normal people, and Tintin's adventures

We’ve got you covered whether you want a solo TV night or one for all the family.

Paul Mescal gets Emmy nod with four nominations for Normal People

The TV show is based on the book of the same name by Mayo writer Sally Rooney.

Culture - Monday 27 July, 2020

Dublinia's first temporary exhibition launched with social distancing measures

Popular Viking museum Dublinia’s first temporary exhibition captures the lives of Viking heroes.

Culture - Sunday 26 July, 2020

'Might be the stupidest thing I could possibly do': Irish author John Boyne on his next project

Boyne talks to TheJournal.ie about his latest novel, the backlash to his 2019 novel My Brother’s Name is Jessica.

Culture - Thursday 23 July, 2020

Trailer Watch: Which film will you watch this weekend? Trailer This post contains a poll

Trailer Watch: Which film will you watch this weekend?

As cinemas begin to reopen, here are a few options for weekend watching.

Culture - Wednesday 22 July, 2020

'They just wanted a chance at stardom': It only ran for one series - but Popstars certainly wasn't short on drama

We take a look at the good, bad and the bizarre of Ireland’s TV past every Wednesday in The Tube.

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Culture - Monday 20 July, 2020

Q magazine to finish publishing after 34 years due to pandemic

The British magazine will publish its final issue on 28 July.

Culture - Friday 17 July, 2020

Special Irish concert dedicated to victims of Covid-19 to be live-streamed tonight

The number of people in this country with coronavirus who have sadly died is now 1,749.

Culture - Thursday 16 July, 2020

Trailer Watch: Which film will you watch this weekend? Cinema This post contains a poll

Trailer Watch: Which film will you watch this weekend?

Cinemas might be closed for now, but there are other ways to watch. Here are a few options.

Culture - Tuesday 14 July, 2020

Here is the full list of nominees for this year's (virtual) IFTAs

The online ceremony will be held in September.

Culture - Friday 10 July, 2020

Quiz: How well do you know Derry Girls?

How well do you know the hit TV show?

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Culture - Monday 6 July, 2020

Quiz: How well do you know the soundtracks to these films?

Test your knowledge of the sounds of the big screen.

Culture - Friday 26 June, 2020

Derry Girls, Normal People and 'a few surprises': What to expect from RTÉ's Comic Relief A Few Laughs This post contains videos

Derry Girls, Normal People and 'a few surprises': What to expect from RTÉ's Comic Relief

The show is on tonight from 8pm until 11.30pm.

Culture - Wednesday 24 June, 2020

Quiz: Can you match the quote to the correct film?

It’s time to settle in for the evening quiz.

'The reason it worked is because RTÉ had feck all involvement': Dustin on The Den's reunion and the show's popularity In The Archives This post contains videos

'The reason it worked is because RTÉ had feck all involvement': Dustin on The Den's reunion and the show's popularity

We take a look at the good, bad and the bizarre of Ireland’s TV past every Wednesday in The Tube.

Culture - Monday 22 June, 2020

Mark Ruffalo says fossil fuel companies want to 'junk Ireland up' with fracked gas

The Greens have brought in some Hollywood big guns to get the PfG over the line

Joel Schumacher, director of Falling Down, Batman Forever and Veronica Guerin, dies aged 80 RIP

Joel Schumacher, director of Falling Down, Batman Forever and Veronica Guerin, dies aged 80

The filmmaker died after a year-long battle with cancer, US media reports.

Culture - Friday 19 June, 2020

Sports, weddings and haircuts: Here’s what will now be allowed on 29 June

Further changes to the government’s roadmap were announced by Taoiseach Leo Varadkar this evening.

Sofa Watch: A socially distant Father's Day and Daniel O'Donnell does Kangoo Jumping

All you need to know about your Irish and international chat show options.

Culture - Tuesday 16 June, 2020

A thrilling drama, a Lewis Carroll classic for the kids, and changing planet earth - it's your weekly TV guide

We’ve got you covered for some shows and films to sink your teeth into this week.

Outdoor gatherings of up to 5,000 people could take place from September, says Taoiseach

Cinemas could reopen in August, said Taoiseach Leo Varadkar today.

Culture - Sunday 14 June, 2020

Film director Spike Lee apologises after defending Woody Allen and criticising 'cancel culture'

Lee called Allen “a great, great filmmaker” in an interview on Friday.

Culture - Friday 12 June, 2020

Kids bored at home? This children's art festival shares classes and events online

“We just want to really encourage people to make, and to create,” Margarita Cappock of Dublin City Council said.

Culture - Thursday 11 June, 2020

'This money is badly needed': Mother urges Irish college to get in touch with parents about refunding fees

A mother has said that she doesn’t understand why Coláiste Cholumba hasn’t been in touch with parents, as other Irish colleges have done.

Culture - Friday 5 June, 2020

Sofa Watch: The Late Late is finished for the summer - but Pat's back on TV for a 'big interview'

All you need to know about your Irish and international chat show options.

Culture - Thursday 4 June, 2020

Trailer Watch: Which film will you stream this weekend? Nights In This post contains a poll

Trailer Watch: Which film will you stream this weekend?

Cinemas might be closed, but there are other ways to watch. Here are a few options.

Culture - Sunday 31 May, 2020

Notre-Dame square reopens for first time since devastating fire Paris This post contains videos

Notre-Dame square reopens for first time since devastating fire

President Emmanuel Macron reiterated last month his goal of restoring Notre-Dame to its former glory by 2024.

Culture - Thursday 28 May, 2020

Trailer Watch: Which movie will you stream this weekend? Film This post contains a poll

Trailer Watch: Which movie will you stream this weekend?

Cinemas might be closed, but there are other ways to watch. Here are a few options.

Culture - Wednesday 20 May, 2020

Before Normal People: A brief history of Irish TV sex controversies

Introducing The Tube: We’ll be taking a look at the good, the bad and the ugly of Ireland’s TV past every Wednesday evening.

Hector Ó hEochagáin: 'The day of fathers not doing a tap in the house is ending - we're different dads now'

Hector has been chatting to drivers in Nepal, Mary Lou McDonald – but not Tony Holohan – for a philosophical TV programme about lockdown.

Culture - Saturday 16 May, 2020

'I'll never forget the pain of it': Christy Dignam on family's heartache following dad's death from Covid-19

Christopher Dignam Senior, who was in his late 80s, passed away earlier this month.

Culture - Friday 15 May, 2020

Neighbours returns to filming but there'll be 'no kissing' and stars must do their own make up Strewth This post contains videos

Neighbours returns to filming but there'll be 'no kissing' and stars must do their own make up

Home and Away is also set to roll again this month.

Culture - Wednesday 13 May, 2020

'Thank you so much for what you're doing': Matt Damon speaks to Dublin nurse in local radio interview Live From Dalkey This post contains videos

'Thank you so much for what you're doing': Matt Damon speaks to Dublin nurse in local radio interview

The actor described Dalkey as “one of the most beautiful places we’ve ever been”.

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