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Lola Petticrew and Bronagh Gallagher in Tess McGowan’s A Bump Along The Way

Lola Petticrew and Bronagh Gallagher in Tess McGowan’s A Bump Along The Way

Lola Petticrew and Bronagh Gallagher in Tess McGowan’s A Bump Along The Way

When Newry engineer Kevin Fitzpatrick submitted his first feature film script to an initiative for new writers, he never imagined that six years later he would be watching it brought to life for the big screen — with Pierce Brosnan playing the lead.

The 54-year-old father-of-four enjoyed writing as a hobby — listening to audiobooks on screenwriting as he trained for triathlons.


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