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Saoirse Ronan: ‘Brooklyn saved me’

Actress Saoirse Ronan sees Brooklyn as her "guardian angel".The actress plays Irish immigrant Eilis Lacey in the movie, who moves in New York in the 1950s and feels herself torn between the Emerald Isle and Big Apple. Not only does it mark the first ro...

Saoirse Ronan: Brooklyn had me crying buckets

Irish actress Saoirse Ronan was an "absolute wreck" filming Brooklyn as she couldn't get over how alike she and her character were.The 21-year-old star embraces her background in the new movie about Irish immigrant Eilis Lacey, whose move to New York i...

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