Episode 1.1 - Men Of The Houses

Martin celebrates his 12th birthday, but the local bullies soon get their hands on his birthday present.

In-Depth Episode Synopsis

Warning: the below synopsis may contain spoilers

Martin celebrates his 12th birthday. While his sisters don't exactly go all-out with their gifts, Martin is thrilled with his Readybix bike from Mum and Dad, although it doesn't last long when the local bullies get their hands on it. If only Trisha's boobs weren't the key to getting a bully protector.

First Broadcast Details

Fri 14th September 2012
30 minutes

Main Repeats

  • Fri 5th Jun 2015 (4:00pm, Sky1)
  • Wed 26th Aug 2015 (6:00am, Sky1)
  • Sat 16th Jan 2016 (2:00pm, Sky2)
  • Sun 17th Jan 2016 (7:00pm, Sky2)

Episode 1.1 Cast & Crew

Regular Cast
David Rawle ... Martin
Chris O'Dowd ... Sean Murphy
Ian O'Reilly ... Padraic
Deirdre O'Kane ... Debra
Peter McDonald ... Liam
Aoife Duffin ... Trisha
Clare Monnelly ... Fidelma
Sarah White ... Sinead
Guest Cast
Simon Delaney (II) ... Gerry Bonner
John O'Dowd ... Jim Mannion
Patrick McDonnell
(as Pat McDonnell)
... Frank
Stephen Gillic ... Declan Mannion
Robert Donnelly ... Trevor
Brendan Frayne ... Jonner Bonner
Cilian Frayne ... Conner Bonner
Writing Team
Chris O'Dowd ... Writer
Nick Vincent Murphy ... Writer
Production Team
Declan Lowney ... Director
Ted Dowd ... Producer
Henry Normal ... Exec Producer
Gina Carter ... Exec Producer
Paul Donovan ... Exec Producer
Chris O'Dowd ... Exec Producer
Lucy Lumsden ... Exec Producer
Ray Ball ... Production Design
Ronan Johnston ... Composer
Joe Randall-Cutler ... Editor

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