Tuesday 23 April 2019

Proud dad Tony McGregor makes his mark on 'The Notorious'

Tony McGregor featured prominently in the first episode of 'The Notorious' tonight
Tony McGregor featured prominently in the first episode of 'The Notorious' tonight

Declan Whooley

The first of the six-part documentary featuring UFC star Conor McGregor aired tonight and his father Tony was a major talking point following the first broadcast.

The highly anticipated 'The Notorious' began tonight and shed more light on not just the Dublin fighter, but also his immediate family.

His father Tony is a key part in his success to date and Twitter reacted strongly to McGregor's father after he was prominent throughout.

From Kevin Spacey comparisons to the uniquely Irish trait of writing down important information on the back of an ESB envelope, here are some of the comments following the programme.

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