The star-studded line-up for this week’s Late Late Show special has been revealed.
Friday night’s show will mark the 70th birthday of Irish singer-songwriter, actor and political activist Bob Geldolf – who will join Ryan Tubridy in studio along with his wife Jeanne, daughters Pixie and Tiger, and sister Lynn.
Bob will receive a special birthday wish from President Michael D. Higgins.
Former Úachtaran na hEireann Mary Robinson will speak about her relationship with Bob, his vital role as a humanitarian and his well-known powers of persuasion.
Also paying tribute to Bob on the night will be The Boomtown Rats, Midge Ure, Andrea Corr, Imelda May and many more.
There will also be special contributions from Bob’s illustrious friends across the world of entertainment and beyond including Sting, Van Morrison, Tony Blair and Ringo.
The Late Late Show airs on RTÉ One this Friday, October 1 at 9:35pm.