With stars like Colin Farrell, Pierce Brosnan, Liam Neeson, Gabriel Byrne, Roma Downey and directors Neil Jordan and Jim Sheridan leading the march. But they are just part of a truly magnificent parade of gigantic Irish screen legends who charmed and battled their way through a century of Hollywood history.

Emeralds in Tinseltown traces the stories of legends like Jimmy Cagney, Maureen O'Hara, Maureen O'Sullivan, Spencer Tracy, Gene Kelly, Greer Garson, Richard Harris, Peter O'Toole - all of whom were born in Ireland or had Irish family connections. Packed with photographs this book reveals how the Hollywood big screen continues to have more than just a tint of green.

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ISBN/EAN 9781847580481
Author Stephen Brennan and Bernadette O'Neill
Publisher Appletree Press
Publication date 20 Jul 2010
Format Hardback
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Emeralds In Tinseltown: The Irish In Hollywood (Hardback)

Stephen Brennan and Bernadette O'Neill
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The Irish are a red hot commodity in Hollywood these days. In fact, did you know that the Hollywood sign itself was an Irishman’s idea? A nostalgic look at the past!

 

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