Belfast Telegraph

Friday 28 August 2015

Editor's Viewpoint: Her star shines on

Published 17/08/2010

A true Hollywood star celebrates her 90th birthday today. Maureen O'Hara made her name when the industry was in its golden heyday, and she ranked among the best, with her flame-red hair making her distinctive at a time when the screen was packed with stars.

She will forever be remembered for her role in The Quiet Man, but she intends to create a different legacy by opening a creative arts centre in the Republic, which may help other young Irish hopefuls become stars of the silver screen.

From the web

Sponsored Videos

Your Comments

COMMENT RULES: Comments that are judged to be defamatory, abusive or in bad taste are not acceptable and contributors who consistently fall below certain criteria will be permanently blacklisted. The moderator will not enter into debate with individual contributors and the moderator’s decision is final. It is Belfast Telegraph policy to close comments on court cases, tribunals and active legal investigations. We may also close comments on articles which are being targeted for abuse. Problems with commenting? customercare@belfasttelegraph.co.uk

Read More

From Belfast Telegraph