Fourth Irish Film and Television Awards

Gavin Friday will attend the Irish Film and Television Awards today at Dublin’s RDS. ‘Breakfast on Pluto’ tops the list of nominees, having being shortlisted in ten categories.

“IFTA lifetime member and Pierce Brosnan will be joined by fellow actors Gabriel Byrne, three-time IFTA nominee Liam Cunningham (‘The Wind that Shakes the Barley’, ‘Murphy’s Law’, ‘Showbands’), Stephen Rea and Gavin Friday along with directors Neil Jordan, Jim Sheridan and Ken Loach.”

IFTA TV coverage is on at 9pm on RTÉ Two with Kathryn Thomas hosting the ‘RTÉ Guide Red Carpet Style Show’. It will be followed by the award ceremony on RTÉ One at 9.30pm.