Irish Eye on Hollywood:
Irish Rule on American TV

By Tom Deignan, Contributor
April / May 2016

In other Irish TV news, Tipperary native Kerry Condon is back as a troubled single Mom on the new season of AMC’s Better Call Saul.

And Irish American author Michael Connelly’s Harry Bosch books again serve as the inspiration for the Amazon TV series Bosch, starring Titus Welliver. The 10-episode second season began airing in March.

The FX network has announced that it will produce Trust, a new series from Academy Award winning director Danny Boyle, the acclaimed director of Slumdog Millionaire and Steve Jobs, whose parents were born in Ireland. The show tells the story of John Paul Getty III’s kidnapping Finally, the Real O’Neals on ABC has spurred some controversy for its depiction of a religious Irish American family dealing with divorce, a gay son and other taboo issues. ♦

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