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November 25, 2014 Posted by Silvestre Leave a Comment

Good morning guys! The filming of The Wedding Invitation ended some time ago and we are starting to get more BTS pics and movie stills thanks to this blog that had the possibility of talk a bit with Rainy Kerwin, the movie’s director! Some of the BTS includes, obviously, our lovely Eoin Macken and that’s not all! We also got some movie stills (they have released like 7) in which we can see Eoin playing his character, Graham, in the indie film! Don’t miss any of them!

Don’t forget to give a look at their official webpage and their official facebook page! Also thanks to goss.ie for more movie stills and bts stuff!

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October 30, 2014 Posted by Carola Leave a Comment

Hey guys, great news! “Kingdom of Scars” has been shortlisted for The Sunday Independent Newcomer of the Year (2014) in the Irish Book Awards. You can vote for “Kingdom of Scars” by clicking the image below, good luck Eoin! Also Everyone who votes will be entered into a draw to win one of 4 €100 of National Book Tokens gift cards.


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October 24, 2014 Posted by Silvestre Leave a Comment

Hey guys! First of all you will may wondering what C2E2 is? Well, as in their official site says:

The Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo – also known as C2E2 – is a convention spanning the latest and greatest from the worlds of comics, movies, television, toys, anime, manga and video games. Bringing the best of popular culture to Downtown Chicago, C2E2’s show floor is packed with hundreds of exhibitors, panels and autograph sessions giving fans a chance to interact with their favorite creators and screening rooms featuring sneak peeks at films and television shows months before they hit either the big or small screen!

So, what’s the point of this topic? Well, basically to let you all know that Eoin will be attending the convention next April 24th to April 26th as a former guest from ‘The Night Shift’ and ‘Merlin’. Such a good news, right? Don’t forget to get your tickets in order to see our man and have such a wonderful experience because you will not regret it, for sure! If you get the chance to go there, don’t miss the oportunity of meeting him because he’s such an amazing man, but we all know that, right?

Here you have the official topic of the anouncement and here you can buy the tickets for the con.

Have a wonderful week if you are able to go to the con, guys! And feel free to tweet or message us all of your pics and experience with him over there!

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October 21, 2014 Posted by Silvestre Leave a Comment


Hey folks! Since Eoin’s horror film, The Inside, is releasing today (and as a part of the promotion the producer team – with the support of RevolverUS -), Eoin was doing something like a Q&A (it was called IAMA but we have no idea what that’s mean to be honest) yesterday night on Reddit. Did you miss it? Well, don’t worry. Here you have some of the questions that all the fans were asking him and some replies, without forgetting that you can read the whole Q&A here!

I know this is supposed to be about The Inside, but I’m curious as to when Cold will be released and if you’ll ever dish tea about why the actors turned down a season 6 of Merlin.

  • Cold is hopefully out next year, been a slow process because it’s an indie and been waiting on it to get the best deal so everybody can see it, but it will be a worldwide release soon….timing is everything with indies….but I want the fans to see it soon, they’ve been very patient which I respect and am thankful for…..

Hi Eoin. I’m not a fan of horror movies, but I am a fan of your work. So why should I watch The Inside? Will is scar me for life?

  • Horror movies scare the bollox out of me too actually, but that’s why i made it, to make something scary that would scare me…..if you watch it at night with the lights off and your back facing the door, this will scare the crap outta you

Been a fan since Merlin. Where’d you get the idea to do a horror film?

  • I saw a music video, and it was the Corona’s or something, and it was one continuous take, and I decided I wanted to make a horror film that was one single take – that a lot of what was going on would happen outside the frame and like real time the actors and the audience wouldn’t know what was happening, so i wanted some confusion…..it almost worked, but not quite, we didn’t quite have the time to finesse that, so it grew into something else

Does the film mirror any of your own greatest fears, and did the process of making the film influence your fears in any way?

  • Yeah, I find the idea of energies, negative, drawing in darkness and spirits very real, and actually we had very odd experiences with this film, after I made it I had a lot of dark experiences, and even moved out of my apartment in LA afterwards. I think extreme negative energy can attract things out there that we don’t want to know about….so The Inside played on that because for me it’s a very real possibility, much more so than zombies and vampires

You screened The Inside in 2010, but made a different cut for the DVD. Did you change much and why?

  • I’m not even sure anymore, always seem to be doing something on this film! it’s a different cut to my initial screening, then some changes after the new cut I think again, but it’s pretty much the same since Frightfest 2012 I think….

And as I said you can see more in the topic! Don’t forget that ‘The Inside’ is releasing today on the USA so give it a look and enjoy your Halloween just in company with this wonderful horror film!

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October 14, 2014 Posted by Silvestre Leave a Comment

Good news folks! It seems that recent interviews Eoin have had with the media bring us the wonderful news about his debut novel ‘Kingdom of Scars’ being turned into a film, obviously directed by Eoin but this time he will not take a proper role in the film! Just the direction of it!


I’m definitely going to make it into a film, it just depends on when. I can’t play the lead character because he’s 15

I’ll definitely be shooting it in Ireland. This is part of why I wrote the book, I wanted to make it into a film and make it here in Ireland

It feels surreal, it’s surreal that people are buying something that I love and enjoying it.

You can read the whole interview here at goss.ie.

Also I’ve added two new pics (and will be adding more soon) about his book launch yesterday afternoon!

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October 8, 2014 Posted by Silvestre Leave a Comment

Former Abercrombie and Fitch model and BBC Merlin actor, Eoin Macken travelled to Mozambique in August as a Sightsavers ambassador to learn first-hand of the new fundraising campaign ‘A Million Miracles’

Don’t forget to #SeeTheMiracle with Sightsavers and follow them into their official accounts, here you have their twitter. Also don’t forget to take a look at their site!


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October 7, 2014 Posted by Silvestre Leave a Comment

Hey folks! Apparently that last project we had news about Eoin being part and playing a role in “Killing Jesus” is a tv movie project about the life of Jesus! Here you have more info about all of this new thing that has all of us very excited as always Eoin is involved in something new!

Irish star Eoin Macken has revealed he has been cast in new movie Killing Jesus, alongside Fraser star Kelsey Grammer. The former Fair City star, who is releasing his debut novel this month, has flown out to Morocco to film scenes with an all-star cast. The new film is based on the best-selling book by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard, and chronicles the life of Jesus of Nazareth through the retelling of his story

“Killing Jesus is an honour, the cast is incredible,” Eoin told Goss.ie.

Read more at goss.ie.

Also National Greographic has just revealed the whole cast of this historical and wonderful tv movie, like Haaz Sleiman as Jesus, Rufus Sewell as Caiaphas or Stephanie Leonidas as Salome. Take a look at the whole cast and see more in hollywoodreporter.

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