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The Young Offenders: The TV Show

BBC Three and BBC Comedy, in association with RTÉ, have commissioned a six part series of The Young Offenders, from producers Vico Films. Originally a feature length film, The Young Offenders was a box office sensation in 2016. Peter Foott, winner of Best Screenplay for The Young Offenders at the …

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The Young Offenders Beats Hollywood!

IRISH FILM BEATS HOLLYWOOD BY TAKING €250k TO BECOME BIGGEST FILM OF 2016 AT TOP IRISH CINEMA The Box-Office Smash Hit The Young Offenders has been unveiled as the best performing film of 2016 in Cork Omniplex, Mahon Point beating blockbusters such as Finding Dory, Bridget Jones’s Baby, Rogue One: A Star …

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TV News: ‘The Young Offenders’ Gone Global

Peter Foott’s comedy movie The Young Offenders will be released world-wide after the successful negotiation of a multi-territory deal. Vertigo Releasing has just signed on to distribute the film in Australia/New Zealand, US and Canada and the UK. Ed Caffrey of Vertigo Releasing said: “The Young Offenders is one of …

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New Movie – Irish Comedy feat PJ Gallagher

The Young Offenders is inspired by Ireland’s biggest multi-million cocaine seizure in 2007 of the coast of Cork. It follows two inner-city Cork teenagers on stolen bikes trying to sell bale of cocaine worth 7 million while being pursued by the police.   It is written and directed by Peter Foott ( The …

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