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#John Butler

# john-butler - Saturday 17 June, 2017

This Irish director got a lovely message from a parent saying his film helped their kid come out
# Handsome Devil
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# Handsome Devil

This Irish director got a lovely message from a parent saying his film helped their kid come out

Jun 17th 2017, 9:18 AM 4,455 Views 0 Comments

Handsome Devil was inspired by John Butler’s own experience of being gay at school.

# john-butler - Thursday 20 April, 2017

'People have a right to know' about murder suicides, says bereaved wife and mother
# Una Butler
# Una Butler

'People have a right to know' about murder suicides, says bereaved wife and mother

Apr 20th 2017, 6:35 PM 18,666 Views 55 Comments

Una Butler, who lost her husband John and two daughters in such an incident in 2010, argues that it is better for the public to understand how often such cases happen.

# john-butler - Friday 10 February, 2017

Everything you need to know about Handsome Devil, the new Irish film everyone's talking about
# Coming Of Age
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# Coming Of Age

Everything you need to know about Handsome Devil, the new Irish film everyone's talking about

Feb 10th 2017, 11:10 AM 14,019 Views 1 Comment

It’s the latest from John Butler, the man who brought us The Stag.

# john-butler - Friday 23 September, 2016

Man appeals for contact with woman who saved wife and baby from drowning in the Liffey
# Newbridge
# Newbridge

Man appeals for contact with woman who saved wife and baby from drowning in the Liffey

Sep 23rd 2016, 1:16 PM 35,671 Views 23 Comments

John Butler’s wife and eight-week-old daughter slipped into the river near Newbridge last Monday evening.

# john-butler - Friday 17 July, 2015

Irish comedy 'The Stag' is about to be remade by a major Hollywood studio
# Blockbuster News
# Blockbuster News

Irish comedy 'The Stag' is about to be remade by a major Hollywood studio

Jul 17th 2015, 11:04 PM 20,998 Views 17 Comments

This is a big, big deal.

# john-butler - Tuesday 12 March, 2013

HSE care of depressed father to undergo 'comprehensive review'
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

HSE care of depressed father to undergo 'comprehensive review'

Mar 12th 2013, 10:51 AM 7,679 Views 16 Comments

The Mental Health Commission has called for a review into the treatment that John Butler received in the months before he took the lives of his two daughters along with his own.

# john-butler - Tuesday 4 December, 2012

Katie Taylor, Garda segways and a donkey... Ireland's answer to The Hangover
# Hanging
From The Daily Edge
# Hanging

Katie Taylor, Garda segways and a donkey... Ireland's answer to The Hangover

Dec 4th 2012, 1:51 PM 10,939 Views 3 Comments

There’s a new Irish film called The Stag on the way. We have some thoughts…

# john-butler - Tuesday 26 July, 2011

Inquest opens into death of Cork father who killed daughters
# Cork
# Cork

Inquest opens into death of Cork father who killed daughters

Jul 26th 2011, 10:16 PM 3,694 Views 8 Comments

The man’s widow and bereaved mother of the two girls has said that spouses and partners should be involved in the treatment of those suffering from mental illness.

# john-butler - Saturday 20 November, 2010

# john-butler - Friday 19 November, 2010

Ballycotton deaths dad won't be buried with his daughters
# Ballycotton
# Ballycotton

Ballycotton deaths dad won't be buried with his daughters

Nov 19th 2010, 10:06 AM 3,063 Views 0 Comments

Zoe and Ella Butler to be laid to rest today – their father John is due to be cremated after his funeral tomorrow.

# john-butler - Wednesday 17 November, 2010