Saoirse Ronan
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Saoirse Ronan has been nominated for a best actress Oscar

She is only 21 but Saoirse Ronan has earned her second Oscar nomination for her role in the tearjerker movie Brooklyn.

It tells the tale of an Irish immigrant who moves to America in the 1950s.

Saoirse spoke to the BBC's Frances Cronin, before the Academy Awards announcement, about her most personal role to date.

  • 14 Jan 2016
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