Hosts Emily O’Callaghan and Irina Dzhambazova meet Tony Kelly, actor, writer, producer, and comedian.
A dynamic talent from Waterford in Ireland Tony has the type of vision, determination, and drive which has resulted in him being asked to work at creative events on Broadway and beyond.
In this interview, we learn about the observations Tony has made along the way, from working in North America to acting, doing stand up comedy, and being sober for over five years.
The conversation also takes an unreserved deep dive into mental health of men here in Ireland….
Hosts Emily O’Callaghan and Irina Dzhambazova meet comedian Catherine Bohart.
Catherine is a really funny Irish comedian. The kind of funny whose jokes actually pay the rent (not in the ideal gaff she would necessarily choose to, but still)….
She started performing stand-up in 2015 and since then has enjoyed a rapid rise through the ranks of UK and Irish comedy…
Join us in getting to know Catherine better and hearing about her journey through the London comedy scene, self-doubt, confidence, political stances, writing, mental health, challenging suppositions and coming out to her Dad as bisexual while he revealed he was a priest.
Hosts ‘our’ Emily O’Callaghan and Irina Dzhambazova meet Jackie Hennessy (top), musician , maverick and producer of upcoming documentary Making Waves, telling the story of the Irish music scene.
Jackie’s love for music goes back to the family kitchen table where she would sing with her dad and brother Shane. Only 26 years old, Jackie has already played in two bands and is currently working on solo music.
Music is so pervasive in Jackie’s life that even when she is not performing or writing music, she is thinking about it. Making Waves, which is still in production, is the latest manifestation of the love for music that Jackie has…
Hosts ‘our Emily O’Callaghan and Irina Dzhambazova speak to original mavericks from the creative industries.
This week: Ireland-born Hollywood art director Jill Beecher (top).
Still only 33 and now represented by the William Morris Agency, Jill Beecher is an Art Director, Production Designer, visual artist and animator from Dublin who has exhibited in Europe, the US, and Australia.
Jill has worked with David Lynch on Twin Peaks and some of his other projects, on Mother! with Jennifer Lawrence, Game Of Thrones, Spotlight and was recognised for her work on The Revenant with Leonardo DiCaprio.