The 12th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terror attacks is coming up — which is a good enough reason to do a lot of TV specials commemorating those events.
From the September 03, 2013 issue of Variety
Shooting is under way on the second season of History's "Vikings," the latest historical blockbuster from veteran Irish co-producer Morgan O'Sullivan.
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As a garrulous and gregarious people from a small country that uses both the English language and the euro, the Irish have a natural talent for co-production.
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