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Andy Reid

Football Player

Andrew Matthew Reid (born 29 July 1982) is an Irish former professional footballer who played as a midfielder. He turned professional in August 1999 making his debut for Nottingham Forest on 29 November 2000 against Sheffield United.

Eddie Jordan

Formula One

Edmund Patrick Jordan  (born 30 March 1948), also known as EJ, is an Irish businessman, television personality and former motorsport team owner. Born in Dublin, Jordan worked first at the Bank of Ireland. He won the Irish Kart Championship in 1971 and moved to Formula Ford in 1974.

Gay Byrne

TV Presenter

Gabriel Mary “Gay” Byrne (5 August 1934 – 4 November 2019) was an Irish presenter and host of radio and television. His most notable role was first host of The Late Late Show over a 37-year period spanning 1962 until 1999.

John Carney

Film Director

John Carney (born 1972) is an Irish film director, producer, screenwriter and lyricist who specialises in musical drama films. He is best known as the showrunner and executive producer of Modern Love on Amazon Prime Video, for his 2007 movie Once and the film Sing Street. He is also a co-creator of the Irish TV drama series Bachelors Walk.

John Connolly

Fiction Writer

(born 31 May 1968) is an Irish writer who is best known for his series of novels starring private detective Charlie Parker.

Don Givens

Football Player

Daniel Joseph “Don” Givens (born 9 August 1949) is an Irish former footballer and coach. A forward, Givens played club football for Manchester UnitedLuton TownQueens Park RangersBirmingham CityAFC BournemouthSheffield United and Neuchâtel Xamax, and was capped 56 times for the Republic of Ireland.