Stranger Things Season 2

Entertainments Editor Leanne O’Connor Desmond looks at what we can expect in season two. Stranger Things, the Netflix original TV series by the Duffer brothers. is due to return this October 27th. The first season of the show explored the mysterious town of Hawkins and followed the adventures of Mike, Dustin and Lucas as they investigate the disappearance of their friend Will Byers. This series … Continue reading Stranger Things Season 2

TV Review: Attack On Titan

The series returns in a giant way, writes Dan Webb It is always an exciting time when a person’s favourite franchise returns for another run. Anime has become quite prevalent in western markets in recent years, and in Ireland it is as big as any Saturday morning cartoon. One in particular, Attack On Titan, has enjoyed a strong presence, both on television through a successful … Continue reading TV Review: Attack On Titan

What’s next for “Riverdale”?

The series returns with its second season on October 11 By Aoife Hegarty When “Riverdale” first appeared on our screens in January 2017, it became an instant hit. The series is based on characters from the extremely popular Archie comics. Critics raved about the coming-of-age story/murder mystery and praised the performances of its young cast. Season One focuses on the murder of Jason Blossom and … Continue reading What’s next for “Riverdale”?

Life in Technicolour: The Story of TV Presenter, Ayala

Presenter of Irish TV’s The Ayala Show, Ayala, speaks to Motley about her journey to the small screen and her passion for the arts I have always been so clear on what I wanted in life, but I never would have thought of going into TV and yet here I am working as a TV presenter, and it is such a good fit!  I do believe … Continue reading Life in Technicolour: The Story of TV Presenter, Ayala

Saturday Night Live Cold Open Review

Alexandra O’Hanlon recounts last week’s SNL Cold Open debate: a fight between a Rambling Carrot and a Peppy Political Grandma. Those of us here in Ireland have been watching the American Presidential Election unfold from afar. Every time it’s on television I sit down with some popcorn and marvel at the situation America has gotten itself into, while simultaneously repressing the fear crawling up my throat … Continue reading Saturday Night Live Cold Open Review

Interview with Julie Lake of OITNB: Every Sentence is a Story

We sent Entertainment Editor Riley to Litchfield Penitentiary to catch up with everybody’s favourite inmate, Julie Lake, who plays lovable ‘meth-head’ Angie Rice. The show on the tip of everyone’s tongues right now is undoubtedly the Netflix original series Orange is the New Black, which this year released a third season. OITNB has taken the world by storm; proving that online series are certainly on … Continue reading Interview with Julie Lake of OITNB: Every Sentence is a Story

On the Couch with Dr Holly

Staff writer Adam O’Reilly talks to Dr Holly Frazier of Lifetime’s Dance Moms about the show, her new book and balancing work and family. Those of us familiar with the reality hit show Dance Moms will be well acquainted with the drama, crying, screaming and terror that is Abby Lee Miller.  The show follows a group of young dancers in the early stages of their careers … Continue reading On the Couch with Dr Holly