Friday, February 20, 2015

Still Alice Oscar Buzz & Reviews




Forget '50 Shades of Grey' all the Oscar buzz is on Julianne Moore's 'Still Alice.' The film was officially released in the USA on Friday, February 13th Valentine's weekend.

'Alice' suffers from a rare form of early onset Alzheimer's in which she consults with her neurologist, and primary care doctor played by Orlagh Cassidy, who diagnose and care for her disease.

'Still Alice' which is written and directed by Wash Wesmoreland and Richard Glatzer, and based on the New York Times bestselling book by author Lisa Genova, share the Oscar limelight with Meryl Streep's 'Into The Woods,' 'American Sniper' and more.

Variety

USA Today

The Hollywood Reporter

Friday, February 13, 2015

'Still Alice' Devistatingly Heartbreaking




The much awaited Oscar contender Still Alice was released today. The movie is a grim reality of the life of a 50 year old woman struck by a rare form of Alzheimer's and the progression of this life altering disease.

Orlagh Cassidy plays primary care doctor to Julianne Moore's 'Alice' whom she consults at the beginning of the decline in her condition. It is a harsh look into the real life issues many face - yet portrayed so brilliantly on the big screen while written and directed with such care and grace by Richard Glatzer and Wash Westmoreland.

Still Alice

Saturday, January 31, 2015

January 2015 Month In Review




The 2015 new year starts off with reviews and recommended audiobooks narrated by Orlagh Cassidy that you should listen to whether you are a seasoned audiobook listener or just starting out with the wonderful world of audiobooks.

January's reviews include The Maisie Dobbs Series, The Astronaut Wives Club, The Escape, The Book Of You, I Said Yes To Everything, and We Were All Completely Beside Ourselves.

Quirky Bookworm

Nomadreader

Dust Off The Bookshelf

W. F. Howes



Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Orlagh Cassidy Featured In Inside Danny's Box




Orlagh Cassidy will be performing in a comedy play reading of Inside Danny's Box by irish playwright Derek Murphy at The Cell Theatre in New York City. Crafted with ingenuity. ...to mine the mind, pierce the heart and awaken the soul...

The Cell Theatre

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

Turning Back The Clocks - Doris Wolfe Guiding Light




A very fond look back at Orlagh Cassidy in her phenomenal role as Doris Wolfe on the longest running CBS soap opera Guiding Light. If you were a lifelong viewer, a new viewer at the end of the series, or have never watched, enjoy the wonderful memories or get to know the character Doris Wolfe that Orlagh brought into homes daily for over 10 years.

Orlagh Cassidy Doris Wolfe Guiding Light

Wednesday, December 31, 2014

Orlagh Cassidy Best Of 2014




The best of 2014 for Orlagh Cassidy included her performance in St. Vincent with Bill Murray by writer director Theodore Melfi, a guest appearance on the CBS drama hit series Unforgettable episode 'The Island', and 'The Mask' episode on the FOX crime drama Gotham.

Highlights included the prestigious Audie Award for The Hit in collaboration with international fame David Baldacci and co-narrator Ron McLarty along with Orlagh scoring Best Voice from AudioFile Magazine for The Bees by Laline Paull and Driving With The Top Down by author Beth Harbison.

The year also included her performances in seven audiobooks which included two hits for David Baldacci fans The Target and The Escape in addition to The Bees by first time author Laline Paull.

Monday, December 29, 2014

Orlagh Cassidy Updates - Still Alice / Veep




Recap and updates of official website news for actress Orlagh Cassidy's appearance in Still Alice and Veep along with recent buzz and reviews surrounding the upcoming Sony Classics Oscar contender and popular HBO comedy series.

Still Alice

Veep 

Hit Fix

Smash Cut Reviews