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  1. Richie McCaw's life after rugby will be spent flying high in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... in French language productions, with the most successful in English including 2008's French Film and 2009's Looking for Eric. Wearer of the iconic No 7 shirt at United, 'King Eric' is regarded as a major contributor to the club's upturn of fortunes ...

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  2. Justin Moorhouse to perform 'Destiny Calling' show at Edge Hill UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | Southport Visiter

    ... entioned Young Kenny in Phoenix Nights as well as appearing alongside Eric Cantona in Ken Loach's 2009 film Looking for Eric.

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  3. Award-winning director Ken Loach takes to the streets of Newcastle to shoot his latest feature filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2015 | Chronicle Live

    North East city is used for first time by filmmaker behind such hits as Kes, Cathy Come Home, Looking for Eric and The Wind That Shakes the Barley

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  4. Bringing real life to the big screen: director Ken Loach's remarkable 50-year careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2015 | Chronicle Live

    ... to date, winning the Palme d'Or at Cannes Film Festival. Another Loach/Laverty collaboration was the quirky Looking for Eric in 2009 which featured former professional footballer Eric Cantona in the hero-worship story of a troubled sports fan. In ...

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  5. Eric Cantona poses naked for front cover of Elle MagazineRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 | Independent.ie

    ... team instead. He has appeared in and directed a number of films, most notably co-starring in Ken Loach's Looking For Eric in 2009. Later said he wondered if he had bowed out too early: "When you quit football it is not easy, your life becomes ...

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  6. Footballers on film: Five of the bestRead the original story

    Sep 24, 2015 | Scotsman.com

    ... f nonchalance. Veteran English filmmaker Ken Loach brilliantly captured Cantona's enduring appeal in 2009's Looking for Eric.

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  7. How David Beckham should bend it on screenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2015 | Mail & Guardian

    ... for philosophy, poetry and other cerebral pursuits, which paved the way for his casting in Elizabeth , Looking for Eric , Salvation and so on. Other Frenchmen who made the leap include Frank Leboeuf, who played a doctor in last year's The Theory of ...

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  8. Juliet Stevenson and Adrian Edmondson cast in new drama from the writers of The MissingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2015 | Radio Times

    ... es, Skins) Julie Graham (Shetland, The Bletchley Circle), Gary Lewis (Stonemouth, Filth), Steve Evets (Rev, Looking For Eric) and Kate Dickie (Prometheus, Game of Thrones).

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  9. 'Game of Thrones' and 'Breaking Bad' Alums Join BBC's 'One of Us'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2015 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... the cast, alongside British veterans Julie Graham ( Shetland ), Gary Lewis ( Outlander ) and Steve Evets ( Looking for Eric). The series, which begins shooting on Monday, Aug. 24, is a modern-day thriller set in Edinburgh and the Scottish Highlands. ...

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  10. 'Jimmy's Hall' review: An Irish 'Dirty Dancing' -- with politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    ... with needs or emotions of their own. In the last decade, his movies "The Wind That Shakes the Barley," "Looking for Eric," "Route Irish" and "The Angel's Share" have looked at the lives of working-class people with sympathy and gentle humor. ...

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  11. Bath time! United legend Cantona to buy share of non-league clubRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | Fox Sports

    ... to save the club from their current financial plight. Cantona, who worked with Loach on the 2009 film 'Looking For Eric', has made it clear that the director and the fans of the club can now count on his support. "Great news, the fans of Bath City ...

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  12. Eric Cantona buys a share in Bath City as Manchester United legend...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | The Independent

    ... buyout scheme which was launched for fans to purchase the club. Ken Loach, who directed the 2009 film 'Looking For Eric' starring the Frenchman, is an avid supporter of the National League South side Bath and so Cantona is keen to give back. "It's a ...

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  13. 'It's A Big Challenge But Don't Be Scared'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | Who Ate All The Pies

    ... in one of Loach's films a few years ago, transforming himself entirely to play the role of Eric Cantona in 'Looking For Eric'. Anyway, the French luvvie has formally backed the campaign by appearing in a video on the official BBCB website in which ...

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  14. Eric Cantona says he will buy a share in Bath City as the former...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | Daily Mail

    Eric Cantona has pledged to buy a share in Bath City after a community buyout scheme was launched for fans to purchase the club. Former Manchester United star Cantona is familiar with the National League South side because Ken Loach, who directed the 2009 film 'Looking For Eric' which starred the Frenchman, is an avid supporter.

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  15. Eric Cantona backs fans' buyout bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | Newsday

    ... formed a friendship with Loach, who lives in Bath, after appearing as himself in the director's 2009 film Looking for Eric. In his video message to supporters, he said he would be "buying a share" in the club himself and called on fans to "buy ...

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  16. Hats Off to 'Jimmy's Hall'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | East Bay Express

    It should be obvious by now to even the most casual fans of independent movies that Ken Loach is one of the world's finest filmmakers. From the poignant naturalism of Kes to the uproarious construction-worker farce Riff Raff and the nostalgic sporting fable Looking for Eric , Englishman Loach delights in the stories of ordinary people trying their best to get along in the world, against occasionally murderous odds.

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  17. Jimmy's Hall: How to Get Deported from IrelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | J.B. Spins

    Loach has made some wonderfully humanistic films, like Looking for Eric and The Angels' Share that reflect his proletarian sympathies without didactically bashing the audience over the head. Unfortunately, Jimmy's Hall is not one of them.

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  18. Justin Moorhouse will appear at Ludlow Fringe Festival tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | Evesham Journal

    Justin Moorhouse is well known for his TV and film appearances in Coronation Street, Peter Kay's Phoenix Nights, Ken Loach's film Looking for Eric, Dirtbusters, Michael McIntyre's Comedy Roadshow, 8 Out of 10 Cats, Live At The Comedy Store, Fighting Talk, The News Quiz, and Live at the Apollo.

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  19. Justin Moorhouse: From Young Kenny to middle age for Manchester comedianRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Warrington Guardian

    ... his TV debut on Phoenix Nights, Justin met his hero Eric Cantona when he appeared in Ken Loach's 2009 film, Looking For Eric. He won Celebrity Mastermind with Les Dawson being his specialist subject and is the current 'Champion of Champions' on ...

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  20. Justin Moorhouse to perform in ChorleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | This Is Lancashire

    ... as Dean Upton in Coronation Street as well as appearing alongside Eric Cantona in Ken Loach's 2009 film Looking for Eric. He has written and starred in Everyone Quite Likes Justin for Radio 4 as well as helming his own podcast About 30 Minutes, No ...

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