Ireland's top animators are set for a St. Patrick's Day (17Mar11) treat - U.S. President Barack Obama has invited them to the White House for dinner. Nicky Phelan of Brown Bag Films and Tomm Moore of Cartoon Saloon will be among the celebrated Irish men and women representing the best of Irish creativity and animation innovation at the gala.
Many ticket-holders couldn't get into the O2 Arena show on Tuesday night (September 19th) because they didn't bring photo ID to match their booking.
An album re-release, a new song and a documentary mark the singer's legacy this year.
The film will be the first in the Marvel Cinematic Universe led by a person of colour.
The actor plays the titular hero in the forthcoming adaptation.