Herself, Her Way
Clare Dunne started off with an impromptu spoken word performance at her uncle’s 60th birthday party. Just two years later, she’s making a film with Catastrophe star Sharon Horgan.
Clare Dunne can recall the moment with precision. She was in the middle of a big meeting with Element Pictures (the Irish company responsible for producing the multi-Oscar-nominated films Room and The Favourite), when suddenly it looked like her dreams were about to be realised. The company, Element boss Ed Guiney said aloud, wanted to make her film – and they wanted to do it in collaboration with Dunne’s early champion, the writer and actress...
Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!
With any subscription you will have access to
Unlimited multi-device access to our iPad, iPhone and Android Apps
Unlimited access to our eReader library
Exclusive daily insight and opinion seven days a week
Create alerts to never miss a subject that matters to you
Get access to exclusive offers for subscribers on gifts and experiences
Get content from Business Post, Business Post Magazines, Connected, Tatler and Food & Wine
Profile: How Jessie Buckley conquered the worlds of music, musicals, theatre, television and film
Jessie Buckley last week won an Olivier award for her portrayal of Sally Bowles in a revival of Cabaret, and was recently nominated for an Oscar for her role in the film The Lost Daughter, but the Killarney-born singer and actor had to cope with numerous disappointments as she embarked on what has become a stellar career
Design for Life: How do I prevent local bullies from targeting our children?
Dr Colman Noctor advises a reader on how to react to some local bullies, one of whom has started to pick on their daughter in school
Design For Life: Should I let my children tell other people about my husband leaving?
This week, psychologist Aisling
Design for Life: We disagree about putting our children’s pictures online
This week, child psychotherapist Colman Noctor weighs up the pros and cons of putting your child’s photographs on social media