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Dave this weekend had it all covered; movies, books, music, news and more…

Dave this weekend had it all covered; movies, books, music, news and more…

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This weekend on The Dave Fanning Show writer Karl Geary told us about his new book Montpelier Parade as well as his diverse career, from acting on Sex and the City to the founding of legendary club Sin E in New York

With Natalie Portman’s performance as ‘Jackie’ a big contender for Oscar glory; Graham Finlay Politics Lecturer in UCD had a look at the life and legacy of Jacqueline Kennedy

Paul Whitington gave us this week’s movie review including Hacksaw Ridge and Sing

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Brian Reddin paid tribute to legendary actor John Hurt

With everyone talking of that big 88 million Lotto win, Brian Boyd told us how money is also one of song-writers’ favourite topics

Festival Director Grainne Humphreys gave us a rundown of the highlights we can expect at this year’s Dublin International Film Festival – www.diff.ie

Aoife Barry from The Journal had a look back on the more unusual news stories from during the week

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And Film Studies Lecturer Ruth Barton from Trinity spoke about why Meryl is simply the best!

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