The Luck of the Irish (2001 film) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsThe Luck of the Irish
|Written by||Andrew Price|
|Directed by||Paul Hoen|
|Country of origin||United States|
|Running time||86 minutes|
|Distributor||Buena Vista Television|
|Original release||March 9, 2001|
The Luck of the Irish is a 2001 American Disney Channel original movie. Parts of the movie were filmed at Lagoon in Farmington, Utah.
A 15-year-old basketball player Kyle Johnson (Ryan Merriman) is depending on a gold charm for luck as he learns that he is a leprechaun on the side of his mother (Marita Geraghty). He needs to get it back to break a spell controlled by an evil leprechaun named Seamus McTiernen (Timothy Omundson), who stole the coin.
- Ryan Merriman as Kyle Johnson
- Henry Gibson as Reilly O'Reilly
- Alexis Lopez as Bonnie Lopez
- Paul Kiernan as Bob Johnson / Robert Smith
- Marita Geraghty as Kate O'Reilly Johnson / Kate Smith
- Glenndon Chatman as Russell Halloway
- Timothy Omundson as Seamus McTiernen
- Thurl Bailey as Mr. Halloway
- Duane Stephens as Patrick
- Charles Halford as McDermot
- Marshall Hilliard as Eddie McGuire
- David Wee as Extra
- Chris Lovett as Extra
- Brittany Koppy (BK) as Extra
- Kevin Clifford as Garbage Man
In 2012, Luck Luck Ki Baat was remade into an Indian television film directed by Iqbal Khan, featuring Satyajeet Dubey and Mahesh Thakur in the lead roles.
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