Monday, October 01, 2012


Savage night: 1. Gus Curtis and Kelly O’Rourke; 2. Model Gail Kaneswaren; 3. Slaine Kelly, Michelle McGrath and Hayley Ryan. (Pix. Brian McEvoy)

Universal Pictures International Ireland hosted the special screening of ‘Savages’ in Dublin’s Savoy Cinema.

Three-time Oscar-winning filmmaker Oliver Stone returns to the screen with the ferocious thriller Savages, an intense and graphic drama set against the harsh, swift justice of the illicit drug trade. 

Featuring the all-star ensemble cast of Taylor Kitsch, Blake Lively, Aaron Johnson, John Travolta, Uma Thurman, Benicio Del Toro, Salma Hayek, Emile Hirsch and Demian Bichir. The film is based on Don Winslow’s best-selling crime novel that was named one of The New York Times Top 10 Books of 2010.

The Savoy was bustling with guests drawn from the worlds of fashion, styling, sport, TV, film and photography; models Alison Canavan, Michelle McGrath, Hazel O’Sullivan and rugby player boyfriend Fergus McFadden, Today FM's Tony Fenton and Olympic medalist John Joe Nevin were amongst the many guests on the night at the special screening.