27 November 2014 The Irish Film & Television Network
Actors
Broadcast
Crew
Digital
Distribution
Education / Training
Equipment
Festivals / Markets
Finance
Legal
Locations Ireland
Post Production
Production
Rep Bodies
JOBS FILMOGRAPHY NEWS WHO'S WHO DIARY GALLERY IFTA
     
NEWS IN BRIEF
Features & Interviews
Broadcast News
Production News
Festivals News
Facilities News
Distribution News
Training News
Markets News
Finance News
Legal News
Digital News
Cast News
Crew News
Locations News
Commercials News
Telecoms News
List Your Company
Free Newsletter
Site Map
IFTN HOME
Irish Actress Sarah Bolger To Play Sleeping Beauty In US Drama
06 Jul 2012 :
Sarah Bolger
IFTA-winning Irish actress Sarah Bolger has been cast as Sleeping Beauty in major US drama, ‘Once Upon A Time’.

The Dublin-born 21-year-old will recur in the second season of the ABC fantasy drama as Princess Aurora, the Sleeping Beauty in the series, which is due to be aired this autumn. Last season ‘Once Upon a Time’ was the highest rating new drama on US television.

News of Bolger’s casting was first reported by TVLine and later confirmed by The Hollywood Reporter. Bolger (The Tudors, In America), who won an IFTA in 2010 for her performance in ‘The Tudors’, will star alongside Jamie Chung (The Hangover Part II) and Kristin Bauer van Straten (True Blood) in the series.

In fairy tale stories, Princess Aurora was put into a deep sleep when she touched the spindle of Maleficent’s spinning wheel and pricked her finger. She was brought back to life by the kiss of a prince. In ‘Once Upon a Time’, van Straten will play Maleficent.


BREAKING NEWS
IFTN Interviews Darach Mac Con Iomaire
Screen Leaders announces line up for final module of 2014 programme
‘The Fall’ to have Feature-Length Finale
Interview with Kyle McCulloch – VFX Supervisor of ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy’, Speaker at 2014 VFX Summit

FEATURES & INTERVIEWS
Foyle Film Festival Announces Winners of 2014 Festival
Interview With Beau Willimon – Creator of Netflix Show ‘House Of Cards’ Starring Kevin Spacey
Free Industry Newsletter
Subscribe to IFTN's industry newsletter - it's free and e-mailed directly to your inbox every week.
Click here to sign up.


RELATED NEWS
Irish casting round up
03 Oct 2014 
Jim Sheridan's ‘In America’ to be adapted for TV Series
21 Jul 2014 
Daily Bite: Sarah Bolger Cast in ‘My All American’; Tatum and Hill coming to Ireland; & BAFTA TV Winners
19 May 2014 
Daily Bite: Sarah Bolger, Encyclopaedia Brown, and ‘Prince Avalanche’ trailer
24 Jun 2013 
EDITOR'S PICK
IFTN Interviews Darach Mac Con Iomaire
‘The Fall’ to have Feature-Length Finale
Limerick To Get New Multi-Million Euro Production Studio
Irish Projects Set for Les Arcs Co-Production Village
MORE ON IFTN
Irish Production Companies
Listings for Irish film & television production companies
What's In Production?
The latest info on projects filming in Ireland
Latest Industry Jobs
Job listings for Irish film & television crew

CONNECT WITH IFTN
Find us on Facebook
Follow IFTN on Twitter
E-Newsletter Subscribe
Subscribe to RSS Feed




 
 the Website  Directory List  Festivals  Who's Who  Locations  Filmography  News  Crew  Actors
 

Contact Us | Advertise | Copyright | Terms & Conditions | Security & Privacy | RSS Feed | Twitter