The IFTAS 2015: Part 2

The Irish Film and Television Awards 2015 Part 2 And so it hit about 6.20pm and Derek on the door told me I had about 20 minutes to get ready before the bell rang, so I popped out to the car, swapped the Canon for the phone and stripped off the cap and t-shirt inContinue reading “The IFTAS 2015: Part 2”

The IFTAS 2015: Part 1

The Irish Film and Television Awards 2015 In Ireland there is a treasure trove of national and international talent involved in the arts. Last night we had the pleasure of attending a celebration of this wealth. We’re the land of poetry and song, of welcomes and pints, of Colin Farrell and Day-Lewis, of Twink andContinue reading “The IFTAS 2015: Part 1”

Demand A Plan Video

At TPJ, we fully support the Bear no Arms in America campaign. This powerful video filled with well known faces says it all really. We wish to voice our opinion that Guns are Wrong and something needs to be changed If you have one, you might use it… If you don’t have one, you can’tContinue reading “Demand A Plan Video”

Day 23: Edinburgh Fringe Festival

And so we’re coming towards the end of our tour here. Literally everyone you see is spent. There are tired faces and sleepy eyes everywhere and the city itself seems to be yawning. But everyone’s happy…happy they came. Over 1000000 people will have seen theatre in this small city in the passed three weeks. HowContinue reading “Day 23: Edinburgh Fringe Festival”

Long Listed for the Irish Blog Awards 2015

I’m delighted to say that we have been nominated for Best Irish Photography Blog and Best Blog Post 2015. It really is a huge honour and I’m thrilled about it. We’re in the top 25 and will hopefully progress. Here are some people that I’ve met over the last four years:

Lights, no Cameras and Action for Hamlet (Benedict Cumberbatch)

Hamlet – ****’ 4.5 Stars With the show making entertainment news, Benedict Cumberbatch stared in one of the Shakespeare greater Hamlet. Previously, the star of the show personally had to ask audience members to turn off their cameras, but on the Monday night there was no need as he was focused as ever on hisContinue reading “Lights, no Cameras and Action for Hamlet (Benedict Cumberbatch)”

Day 13: Edinburgh Fringe Festival

A beautiful day off…thanks to one person. Reviews to follow obviously but I’m a bit sleepy so might go sit in a park and have breakfast instead… Shows Attended and Reviewed: China Doll Pleasance Dome 12 midday (**** 4 Stars) Whiskey Tango Foxtrot – Underbelly 16.45 (***** 5 Stars) Pims O’Clock Craic Splitfoot C NovaContinue reading “Day 13: Edinburgh Fringe Festival”

Johnny and Alex

Nice to see Johnny Vegas and Alex Brooker. Twas a good laugh

Nicholas Parsons

What an honour to meet Nicholas Parsons CBE. At the ripe age of 91 he was in nothing but brilliant form, strolling through Pleasance. Such a gent and a pleasure to meet him.