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I read my lines maybe five times in a row and I was done.So we were both finished within an hour and then we just got to meet everybody and get a tour of the studio.(Walsh-Peelo spoke by phone from Los Angeles, along with the film’s director, John Carney.) For Carney, however, the movie was a first of a very different sort.Although the 44-year-old filmmaker has made a name for himself as the writer and director of films centered around music (“Once,” “Begin Again”), “Sing Street” was the first time he has worked with children. “I don’t think competition is good for children,” says Carney, who made hundreds of Irish teens, including Walsh-Peelo, wait in line for hours to audition.“It was lots of fun,” the 26-year-old Czech singer-songwriter laughs.“We went into the studio with the director and the producer.
“I’ve definitely been bitten by the bug,” says the young actor, singer and musician, who is taking advantage of his school’s “transition year” — independent study before the completion of secondary school — to participate in the movie’s press tour as he contemplates his future.
One of the leading lights of Irish music for the past 25 years, Glen Hansard has been chosen as the recipient of the Oscar Wilde Award for 2017.
Glen Hansard began his career as a busker on the streets of Dublin.
In addition to releasing many albums with The Frames, including the magnificent, self-released breakthrough For The Birds.
Hansard and his Once co-star Marketa Irglova released the self titled album The Swell Season, as well as the Once soundtrack, and finally Strict Joy in 2009.