Investors who bankrolled Oscar-winning sensation The King’s Speech are in line for a 25-fold return on their money as the movie is expected to generate as much as €71m profit, The Sunday Times reports.
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Author Joseph O’Connor is probably as well known these days for his radio diary on RTE’s Drivetime programme but the prolific scribbler is on the verge of a major movie deal, according to a report in The Sunday Times.
It looks like inveterate tweeter Ryan Tubridy has had enough of Twitter – learning the hard way it can be better for self-confidence to insulate oneself from the hoi polloi.
If anyone wants to apply for the new series of Dragons’ Den, they have until the end of November to do so. The Sunday Business Post profiles the new female face of the panel, publisher Norah Casey, who replaces Sarah Newman.
Online applications can be made at www.rte.ie/tv/dragonsden.
Is nothing beyond the reach of the Politically Correct brigade these days? Heck, you can’t even make a film featuring a few stereotypical paddies falling around the place after a few scoops too many. Or can you?