- 04 Feb 16
Mrs. Doyle's got nothing on her
Along with gracing the cover of Vanity Fair’s Hollywood issue, Saoirse has put together a little tutorial on how to make the perfect cup of tea.
It's not for our benefit, of course - some Hot Press staffers have Barry's as a blood type - but for Americans, who are shockingly ignorant of the joys of a nice cuppa.
With all the necessities in check; a kettle, a teapot and a rather unnecessary Mr Potato Head (just to emphasize how Irish she is), it seems Saoirse may have missed her calling as the quintessential Irish mammy.
All of this, of course, is part of the promotional run up to the Oscars, which take place on February 28. If Saoirse takes home the gong for her role in Brooklyn, she would be the first Irish actress to win Best Actress in a Motion Picture.
And that would certainly be worth raising a cup to...