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

    Thursday Aug 20 | 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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  2. 'Game of Thrones' and 'Breaking Bad' Alums Join BBC's 'One of Us'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | 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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  3. 'Jimmy's Hall' review: An Irish 'Dirty Dancing' -- with politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. '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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. Comedian Justin Moorhouse coming to BromsgroveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Bromsgrove Advertiser

    ... mentioned Young Kenny in PhoenixNights as well as appearing alongside Eric Cantona in Ken Loach's 2009 film Looking for Eric.

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  15. FC United prepare to face Benfica in their new supporter-funded stadium as fairytale story continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... also starred as a baseball bat-wielding extra in a Cantona mask, alongside the great United maverick in Looking For Eric, the surreal story of a washed-up FC United fan. Walsh said: "The director Ken Loach and screenwriter Paul Laverty asked our ...

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  16. Watch John Carew's foray into acting as former striker compares...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... and co were more wooden than an old-style football rattle in Escape To Victory and Eric Cantona was ok in Looking for Eric but probably because he was literally playing himself. The Tigers defeat at home to Burnley offered a major boost to ...

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  17. LA-premiere for Ireland-shot Jimmy's HallRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | RTE.ie

    ... of the festival, which showcases "celebrated favourites from around the world". Written by Paul Laverty ( Looking for Eric , The Wind That Shakes the Barley ), and starring Barry Ward, Simone Kirby, Jim Norton, Bran F O'Byrne and Andrew Scott, ...

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  18. Ronaldo and 10 Other Footballers Who Have Made It on ScreenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... enjoyed a breakthrough role in 1998's Elizabeth , but it was in the 2009 journey of discovery, Looking For Eric , that he really came into his own on screen. Cantona takes on the role of his real-life self in helping troubled Manchester United fan ...

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  19. Eric Cantona: Javier Pastore is the best player in the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    ... in 1992. After his sudden retirement in 1997, he began a career in cinema, notably starring in Ken Loach's 'Looking for Eric' in 2009. And speaking ahead of the Laureus Sports Awards in Shanghai, Cantona surprisingly selected Pastore as his pick of ...

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  20. Ligue 1 - Eric Cantona: Javier Pastore is the best player in the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Yahoo!

    ... in 1992. After his sudden retirement in 1997, he began a career in cinema, notably starring in Ken Loach's 'Looking for Eric' in 2009. And speaking ahead of the Laureus Sports Awards in Shanghai, Cantona surprisingly selected Pastore as his pick of ...

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