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Carl Finnegan‏  @IFTA in conversation with Colin O’Donoghue and @louisekiely (x)

Gaiety School@Gaietyschool 17 minHace 17 minutosMás#GSAgrad @colinodonoghue1 in conversation with fellow alumnus @louisekiely @IFTA Honoured to be here! #proud (x)

Irish FilmTV Academy‏ #irishtalent @colinodonoghue1 In Conversation with @louisekiely, chatting about Youth Theatre, Dundalk, #loveisthedrug, Acting schools @IFTA (x)

“I went in with a specific idea of how I wanted the character of Hook to be” Colin O'Donoghue on understanding and researching the character vs studying just to pass auditions #IFTA (x)

8 mins on #TheTudors brought @colinodonoghue1 to attention of US agents #irishtalent (x)

IFTA in Conversation With Colin O’Donoghue | 22-11-2017
  • “Oh my god, I like this!” Colin O'Donoghue on discovering his passion for acting in the Youth Theatre in Drogheda (x)
  • “I went in with a specific idea of how I wanted the character of Hook to be” Colin O'Donoghue on understanding and researching the character vs studying just to pass auditions (x)
  • 8 mins on #TheTudors brought @colinodonoghue1 to attention of US agents (x
  • Self Taping got @colinodonoghue1 a reading with #anthonyhopkins for The Rite (x)
  • “[I like to do] as much preparation as I can have so I can focus on my performance” (x)
  • “If you were giving advice to a young actor who had the opportunity to do a big budget film or an independent movie, what would you tell them to do?” @louisekiely @colinodonoghue1 “Do both!” (x)
  • At audition for #OUAT  @colinodonoghue1 he know how he wanted to play Hook. (x)
  • Colin O'Donoghue’s Hook costume is the official Hook costume for Disney’s archives (x)
  • Capt Hooks leather jacket weighs 50lbs (x)
  • “I wanted to make Captain my own thing,I was very conscious of that with Johnny Depp being the pirate of the time -it was an active thing to stay away from that so I based him on Colin Farrell and Dread Pirate Roberts from the Princess Bride” (x)
  • “I was delighted to get to work with Gabriel Byrne, he’s a legend!” @colinodonoghue1 on his work on Carrie Pilby (x)
  • Play the truth even in fantastical settings @colinodonoghue1 (x)
  • ‘What Still Remains’ is @colinodonoghue1’s next film out next year. He plays a cult leader set in post-apocalyptic world (x)
  • “I think the most important thing is to get your basis in live theatre and then build your craft from there” (x)
  • Audience Q: Who did you look up to as a young actor “For me,I just wanted to be as good and as present as I could be as an actor.I didn’t really want to emulate or be another actor-you have to figure out who you are and what you can make work for yourself” (x)
  • “If you believe in yourself strongly enough, stick with it - hone your craft and practice it.Through work you learn more about your craft and what you can bring to it and this gets you to a point where you don’t have to think about it anymore” (x)
  • “Don’t take for granted the fact you have a job, that you get to tell these stories everyday, that you get to play this great character” (x)
  • Ireland has some of the best writers, directors and actors in the world @colinodonoghue1 (x
  • “The drama schools we have in Ireland are second to none” @colinodonoghue1 (x)
Ifta in conversation with Colin O’Donoghue Part 3

Part 1 Part 2

Irish FilmTV Academy Colin O'Donoghue’s Hook costume is the official Hook costume for Disney’s archives  (x)

Irish FilmTV Academy Capt Hooks leather jacket weighs 50lbs (x)

Irish FilmTV Academy “I wanted to make Captain my own thing,I was very conscious of that with Johnny Depp being the pirate of the time -it was an active thing to stay away from that so I based him on Colin Farrell and Dread Pirate Roberts from the Princess Bride” (x)

Irish FilmTV Academy “I was delighted to get to work with Gabriel Byrne, he’s a legend!” @colinodonoghue1 on his work on Carrie Pilby (x)

Irish FilmTV Academy Play the truth even in fantastical settings (x)

Irish FilmTV Academy ‘What Still Remains’ is @colinodonoghue1’s next film out next year. He plays a cult leader set in post-apocalyptic world (x)

Irish FilmTV Academy “I think the most important thing is to get your basis in live theatre and then build your craft from there” @colinodonoghue1 on the craft of acting (x)

Irish FilmTV Academy Audience Q: Who did you look up to as a young actor 

“For me,I just wanted to be as good and as present as I could be as an actor.I didn’t really want to emulate or be another actor-you have to figure out who you are and what you can make work for yourself” (x)

Irish FilmTV Academy “If you believe in yourself strongly enough, stick with it - hone your craft and practice it.Through work you learn more about your craft and what you can bring to it and this gets you to a point where you don’t have to think about it anymore” (x)

Irish FilmTV Academy “Don’t take for granted the fact you have a job, that you get to tell these stories everyday, that you get to play this great character” (x)

Irish FilmTV Academy Ireland has some of the best writers, directors and actors in the world - Colin (x)

Irish FilmTV Academy “The drama schools we have in Ireland are second to none” (x)

Colin demonstrating how he holds his hook! (x)

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Thank you Jennifer, Ginnifer, Josh, Jared, Rebecca and Emilie for these six magical years together. ❤️

Orlaith Carmody‏ #drogheda superstar @colinodonoghue1 in town tonight for the @IFTA ‘in conversation with’ series. (x)

Irish FilmTV Academy‏ Self Taping got @colinodonoghue1 a reading with #anthonyhopkins for The Rite t (x)

Irish FilmTV Academy “[I like to do] as much preparation as I can have so I can focus on my performance"  (x)

Irish FilmTV Academy "If you were giving advice to a young actor who had the opportunity to do a big budget film or an independent movie, what would you tell them to do?” @louisekiely @colinodonoghue1 “Do both!” (x)

Irish FilmTV Academy At audition for #OUAT  @colinodonoghue1 he know how he wanted to play Hook (x)