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WATCH: Americans Watch Father Ted

Father Ted is a Channel 4 commissioned sitcom that was produced by British independent production company Hat Trick Productions. Created by Irish writers Arthur Mathews & Graham Linehan and directed by Declan Lowney, the series starred a predominantly Irish cast and originally aired over three series from 21 April 1995 until 1 May 1998, including …

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De Niro Comedy Ad

One of Ireland’s most well-known directors, Declan Lowney has just directed the legend that is Robert De Niro in a UK ad for Warburton’s bagels. The shoot took place in a secure studio in Wembley in London last December. See it here. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AdMpVZ42RLk Declan trained as a producer/director with Irish …

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TV NEWS – THREE NEW BBC Sitcoms

BBC Two has unveiled three new series for the New on Two strand airing as part of the BBC Landmark Sitcom Season and one is directed by Irishman DECLAN LOWNEY of Fr. Ted fame. The sitcom season starts next month & celebrates the heritage and legacy of BBC comedy over the past 60 …

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VIDEO – RUBBERBANDITS – Ch4 Black Man

In 2012 THE RUBBERBANDITS and Sideline Productions produced a one off show for Channel 4 Comedy. The special was filmed in Limerick and directed by BAFTA / IFTA award winning Irish director Declan Lowney (credits Fr Ted, HELP; Moone Boy; Coogan/Partridge movie Alpha Papa amongst many). Below you can watch the full half hour show …

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The Best Irish Comedy On TV This Christmas

Be prepared! Maybe it’s bye bye to Netflix and YouTube for a week or so and this Xmas get back to watching TV screens with loved ones – plus the odd misfit of a neighbour or relation. And nothing is more enjoyable than sharing a laugh and we here in grintage thought it …

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