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.

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

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    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
    Daire Glynn 1st Assistant Director
    Sam Pinnell Producer
    Caroline Leddy Executive Producer
    Liz Lewin Executive Producer
    Jimmy Mulville Executive Producer
    Lisa McGee Executive Producer
    Carol Moorhead Line Producer
    Lucien Clayton Editor
    Nicola Moroney Production Designer
    Carla Stronge Casting Director
    Oli Russell Director of Photography
    Cathy Prior Costume Designer
    Robyn Wheeler Make-up 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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