Emmy award

  • Co Roscommon-born actor Chris O'Dowd is being congratulated on his latest Emmy award achievement.

    The Boyle native won the Emmy award in the short-form comedy or drama category for his role as Tom in the comedy TV series "State of the Union".

    This is not the first time Chris has had success at the Emmy awards, as his comedy series "Moone Boy" won an international Emmy award several years ago.

    Roscommon FG Senator Frank Feighan has congratulated Chris O'Dowd on his latest award, and says that, despite his huge success, he has never forgotten his roots, and is always keen to promote Boyle and Co Roscommon at every opportunity.