Taking place on Saturday April 5 at 9.45pm, the IFTAs will present some of the international, as well as Ireland’s, best talent with accolades for their contribution to TV and film. Taking place in the Doubletree by Hilton in Dublin, the ceremony will address works such as Calvary starring Brendan Gleeson, Neil Jordan’s Byzantium and TV shows such as Love/Hate and Moone Boy.
Award presenters include actor Steve Coogan (Philomena/Alan Partridge), Colin Farrell, Fionnula Flanagan (The Guard), Amy Huberman and Jeremy Irons. Presenters Miriam O'Callaghan and Ryan Tubridy will also give awards. Others acting as presenters in the handovers are Sinéad Kennedy, Karen Koster, Will Forte, Eoghan McDermott, Jennifer Maguire, Colm Meaney, Deirdre O'Kane, Jack Reynor, Gráinne Seoige, Victoria Smurfit, Kathryn Thomas and Fair City stars Tom Jordan and Rachel Pilkington.