A former RTÉ producer has admitted sexually assaulting and exploiting a number of children.
Kieran Creaven, of Adelaide Street in Dún Laoghaire, will be sentenced in July.
The 58-year-old appeared before Judge Martin Nolan today via video link from prison.
When the charges were put to him, he pleaded guilty to sexually exploiting three children at an address in Ireland between May 26th and July 10th, 2017.
He also admitted sexually assaulting two children in the Philippines three years beforehand and sexually exploiting another child through a Skype chat.
Creaven also pleaded guilty to having child pornography at an unknown location in England on November 18th 2017 and at an address in Ireland two days later.
The former RTÉ sports producer is currently being assessed by a psychologist ahead of his sentence hearing in July.
*Reporting by Frank Greaney