Hollywood’s Bill Murray To Feature In Promotional Irish Golf Series


Failte Ireland have confirmed that they are supporting the production of a series of The Links Life featuring actor Bill Murray.

Niall Gibbons, Chief Executive of Tourism Ireland, said: “We are delighted to support the filming of The Links Life featuring Bill Murray. “It is a really great way to showcase Ireland and some of our top golf courses. Our aim is to remind viewers that Ireland offers some of the very best golf in the world, as well as spectacular scenery and fantastic experiences.

“The episodes filmed here will help ensure that Ireland stays ‘top of mind’ among golfers in the US and elsewhere around the world.

“The golf travel documentary will air on YouTube and other streaming platforms.

The star of well-known blockbusters Ghostbusters & Groundhog Day, with his his co-host, author Tom Coyne, began filming at Druids Glen Golf Resort in Newtownmountkennedy, Wicklow.

They will also play the O’Meara course at Carton House, Carne Golf Links, Portsalon, the new St Patrick’s Links course at Rosapenna, Cruit Island, Narin and Portnoo, Enniscrone, Connemara, Galway Bay Golf Resort and Ballybunion.