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James Nesbitt pays tribute to Ivan Cooper's 'courage'

Ivan Cooper met up with James Nesbitt in Derry's Bogside when the actor was playing the politician in the 2002 film, "Bloody Sunday". Picture by Margaret McLaughlin
Seamus McKinney
ACTOR James Nesbitt, who played Ivan Cooper in the 2002 film Bloody Sunday, has paid tribute to the civil rights campaignr's “startling courage and conviction”. The Coleraine-b[...]

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