Derry Girls. Image shows from L to R: Michelle Mallon (Jamie-Lee O'Donnell), James Maguire (Dylan Llewellyn), Erin Quinn (Saoirse-Monica Jackson), Orla McCool (Louisa Harland), Clare Devlin (Nicola Coughlan). Copyright: Hat Trick Productions.

Derry Girls

Channel 4 sitcom set in Northern Ireland during The Troubles. 12 episodes (2 series), 2018 - 2019. Stars Saoirse-Monica Jackson, Jamie-Lee O'Donnell, Nicola Coughlan, Louisa Harland and others.

Another series is in development.
Series 2, Episode 3 is repeated on E4 today at 10:05pm.

Derry Girls. Image shows from L to R: James Maguire (Dylan Llewellyn), Erin Quinn (Saoirse-Monica Jackson), Michelle Mallon (Jamie-Lee O'Donnell), Clare Devlin (Nicola Coughlan), Orla McCool (Louisa Harland). Copyright: Hat Trick Productions.

Series 2, Episode 1 - Friends Across The Barricade

Erin and the rest of the gang are excited to attend an outdoor pursuits weekend which aims to bring Protestant and Catholic school kids together as part of a peace initiative. But peace is the last thing on Michelle's mind once she finds out that there will be Protestant lads there!

Broadcast details

Date
Tuesday 5th March 2019
Time
9:15pm
Channel
Channel 4
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Saoirse-Monica Jackson Erin Quinn
Jamie-Lee O'Donnell Michelle Mallon
Nicola Coughlan Clare Devlin
Louisa Harland Orla McCool
Dylan Llewellyn James Maguire
Siobhán McSweeney Sister Michael
Tara Lynne O'Neill Ma Mary
Tommy Tiernan Da Gerry
Ian McElhinney Granda Joe
Kathy Kiera Clarke Aunt Sarah
Leah O'Rourke Jenny Joyce
Donna Traynor Donna Traynor
Guest cast
Ava Grace McAleese Baby Anna
Mya Rose McAleese Baby Anna
Paul Mallon Dennis
Beccy Henderson Aisling
Peter Campion Father Peter
Caoimhe Farren Ms Taylor
Jay Duffy Harry
Laurie Kynaston Philip
Francis Mezza Dee
Brenock O'Connor Jon
Philippa Dunne Geraldine Devlin
Amelia Crowley Deirdre Mallon
Sean Sloan Philip's Father
Nigel O'Neill Harry's Father
Writing team
Lisa McGee Writer
Production team
Michael Lennox Director
Sam Pinnell Producer
Caroline Leddy Executive Producer
Liz Lewin Executive Producer
Jimmy Mulville Executive Producer
Lisa McGee Executive Producer
Lucien Clayton Editor
Nicola Moroney Production Designer

Videos

Catholics vs Protestants

What do Catholics and Protestants have in common?

Featuring: Saoirse-Monica Jackson (Erin Quinn), Louisa Harland (Orla McCool), Dylan Llewellyn (James Maguire), Siobhán McSweeney (Sister Michael), Peter Campion (Father Peter), Caoimhe Farren (Ms Taylor), Francis Mezza (Dee), Brenock O'Connor (Jon).

Difference between Catholics and Protestants

The girls have to find buddies.

Featuring: Saoirse-Monica Jackson (Erin Quinn), Jamie-Lee O'Donnell (Michelle Mallon), Nicola Coughlan (Clare Devlin), Louisa Harland (Orla McCool), Dylan Llewellyn (James Maguire), Siobhán McSweeney (Sister Michael), Peter Campion (Father Peter), Caoimhe Farren (Ms Taylor), Jay Duffy (Harry), Laurie Kynaston (Philip), Francis Mezza (Dee), Brenock O'Connor (Jon).

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