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  1. Irish Film Magic at the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Irish World Newspaper

    ... featuring. Special guests this year included legendary Irish director Jim Sheridan (My Left Foot, In the Name of the Father, The Field and In America), actress Ruth Negga (Love/Hate, Misfits, Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.) and screenwriter Kirsten ...


  2. 'Father Ted' actor is remanded on bailRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Derry Today

    ... who has appeared in a number of plays and films and is well known for roles in 'Angela's Ashes,' 'In the Name of the Father' and as as Fr Todd Uncious on the sitcom 'Father Ted,' is charged with damaging two flower pots at Bank of Ireland, Bunbeg on ...


  3. The Career of Pete Postlethwaite, The Oscar-Nominated Character Actor With a Distinctive LookRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Laughing Squid

    In episode 17 of his series for IMDb , host Brandon Hardesty of No Small Parts takes a look at the remarkable career of the late Pete Postlethwaite , whose unique face made very recognizable British character actor, but whose American notoriety didn't really take off until the 1980s. Throughout his career, Postlethwaite has played an immense variety of characters, many of them sinister, however the actor's incredible flexibility also allowed him to play more complex roles, such as the Oscar-nominated role as Patrick "Giuseppe" Conlon in the 1993 film In the Name of the Father .


  4. Warrant issued for 'Father Ted' actor's arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 |

    ... served with discretion. The Omagh-born actor has appeared in numerous big budget films including 'In the Name of the Father', 'Braveheart', 'The Constant Gardener' and 'War Horse'.


  5. Trevor's life is an original soundtrackRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 |

    ... countless Hollywood blockbusters over an award-winning career, from The Last of the Mohicans and In The Name of the Father, to Cliffhanger. So eclectic and varied is his musical prowess, he is the one of the most sought-after composers in Hollywood ...


  6. Margaretta D'Arcy in conversation with Jim SheridanRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2016 |

    ... her extraordinary life in the company of Jim Sheridan, the acclaimed director of My Left Foot and In The Name of the Father. RSS and atom feeds allow you to keep track of new comments on particular stories. You can input the URL's from these links ...


  7. Astrological ForecastRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... Foot," respectively, to go along with two other Oscar nominations for "Gangs of New York" and "In the Name of the Father." Day-Lewis has been married to director and actress Rebecca Miller since 1996 and he is the son-in-law of famed playwright ...


  8. Irish filmmakers have growing ambition after 2016 Oscars successRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2016 | South China Morning Post

    ... 1952's The Quiet Man . In the late '80s and early '90s, Crying Game director Neil Jordan and In the Name of the Father director Jim Sheridan began to put native Irish cinema on the map. This was also a time when the country began a period of rapid ...


  9. Top 10 movies for St. Patrick's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2016 | The Arizona Republic

    ... songwriters) Marketa Irglova and Glen Hansard. Their winning song is the lovely "Falling Slowly." "In the Name of the Father" (1993) netted Oscar nominations for both Pete Postlethwaite (right) and Daniel Day-Lewis, playing father and son. Liam ...


  10. Coronation Street actor says Pete Postlethwaite was his inspiration...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | Leigh Journal

    ... Pete, who died five years ago, worked with Bryan Singer on The Usual Suspects, Jim Sheridan on In the Name of the Father and Steven Spielberg in Jurassic Park: The Lost World, but he never forgot his Warrington roots. Joel added: "He was incredibly ...


  11. The Swiss 34, and Carlton's blues put acid on Pies, TigersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2016 | The Age

    ... that the quashing of a verdict won't give them their time back. The Guildford 4, as portrayed in In the Name of the Father , spent up to 14 years in prison for an Irish Republican Army bombing before their convictions were overturned by a crusading ...


  12. Emma Thompson Exits WME for CAA (Exclusive)The Oscar winner will next ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2016 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... with Academy-nominated turns in that Jane Austen adaptation as well as The Remains of the Day and In the Name of the Father . Among her many other acclaimed and memorable credits are Saving Mr. Banks , the Harry Potter franchise, Nanny McPhee , Love ...


  13. Five years on: Celebrating Pete Postlethwaite's legacy FIVE years ago ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | Warrington Guardian

    Oscar-nominated actor Pete Postlethwaite died on January 2, 2011, aged 64, after a battle with pancreatic cancer but his legacy lives on thanks to a distinguished career on the stage and screen. Brought up in Orford and later Padgate, Pete went on to work with the likes of Bryan Singer on The Usual Suspects and Jim Sheridan on In the Name of the Father.


  14. Happy Birthday To Pleasantville'A's Terence 'Terry' GeorgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2015 | The Pleasantville Daily Voice

    ... for two Academy Awards: Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium (1993, "In the Name of the Father"), and Best Writing, Original Screenplay (2004, "Hotel Rwanda"). On Feb. 26, 2012, he received an Academy Awards in the Live ...


  15. Capri, Hollywood Festival to Honor Jim Sheridan With Legend AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Hollywood Reporter

    Irish director Jim Sheridan will receive the Capri, Hollywood film festival's 2015 Legend Award. The director of critically acclaimed films such as My Left Foot , In the Name of the Father , The Boxer and In America will be present to receive the award at a special ceremony on the Italian island on Dec. 30th.


  16. Pan Am Flight 103: Irish director Jim Sheridan writing screenplay about Lockerbie bombingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | The Post-Standard

    On Monday, Nov. 16, Le Moyne College will host the Oscar-nominated Irish writer, director and producer Jim Sheridan to speak about his career. Sheridan directed several acclaimed films, including "My Left Foot" , "In the Name of the Father" and "The Boxer" .


  17. Turf love - Paul O'Grady has bales sent overRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2015 |

    ... when he spent time filming in Kilmainham Gaol for his "two-second performance" in Jim Sheridan's In the Name of the Father . "I remember me dad when we were kids, he used to say, 'We're related to Irish royalty'. We all just used to laugh at him. ...