8 July 2018

New Karen Perry novel already set for TV


Karen Perry’s latest thriller, Your Closest Friend (2018), has been optioned for UK television. It takes place in London on the night of a terror attack:

26 June 2018

'Love/Hate' team shoot new drama in Dublin


The team behind RTÉ's Love/Hate series have started filming Taken Down, a new Irish crime drama set in Dublin.

Spiral Pictures' Stuart Carolan, Love/Hate director David Caffrey and executive producer Suzanne McAuley have been  joined by crime fiction writer Jo Spain.

The cast includes Lynn Rafferty (above) who played Nadine in Love/Hate, as well as Brian Gleeson, Orla Fitzgerald and Barry Ward. Rafferty plays a detective  investigating the death of a young Nigerian migrant close to a Direct Provision centre.

6 March 2018

8 February 2018

'West Cork' podcast about Toscan du Plantier murder


"West Cork" is a new 13-part podcast series about one of Ireland's longest-standing murder investigations, the unsolved murder of French film producer Sophie Toscan du Plantier near her holiday home in County Cork in 1996.

31 January 2018

'Murder One' crime festival for Dublin


Murder One is a new international crime writing festival at the Smock Alley Theatre in Dublin on 2-4 November 2018. Run in association with Dublin Libraries and UNESCO City of Literature, it is the brainchild of  Vanessa Fox O’Loughlin and Bert Wright.