Mrs. Brown's Boys. Image shows from L to R: Buster Brady (Danny O'Carroll), Grandad Brown (Dermot O'Neill), Dino Doyle (Gary Hollywood), Rory Brown (Rory Cowan), Cathy Brown (Jennifer Gibney), Mark Brown (Pat Shields), Betty Brown (Amanda Woods), Winnie McGoogan (Eilish O'Carroll), Dermot Brown (Paddy Houlihan), Agnes Brown (Brendan O'Carroll), Maria Nicholson / Brown (Fiona O'Carroll). Copyright: BBC / BocPix.

Mrs. Brown's Boys

BBC One sitcom starring Brendan O'Carroll. 36 episodes (3 series), 2011 - 2020. Stars Brendan O'Carroll, Jennifer Gibney, Paddy Houlihan, Rory Cowan and others.

Returns Wednesday 25th December at 10:30pm. Episode Guide
Christmas 2012, Christmas Special is repeated on Gold today at 9pm.

Mrs. Brown's Boys. Agnes Brown (Brendan O'Carroll). Copyright: BBC / BocPix.

Mrs. Brown's Boys

Sitcom adaptation of the popular live stage show starring Brendan O'Carroll as aged housewife Agnes Brown

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Genre
Sitcom
Broadcast
2011 - 2020
Channel
BBC One
Episodes
36   (3 series)
Starring
Brendan O'Carroll, Jennifer Gibney, Paddy Houlihan, Rory Cowan, Pat Shields, Eilish O'Carroll, Danny O'Carroll, Fiona O'Carroll and others
Writer
Brendan O'Carroll
Director
Ben Kellett
Producers
Stephen McCrum and Martin Delany

Irish comedian Brendan O'Carroll stars as Agnes Brown in Mrs. Brown's Boys. Ireland's funniest and proudest mother, Agnes Brown, is a foul-mouthed Dublin matriarch who interferes in the lives of her children and friends.

The theatre show Mrs. Brown's Boys has been a sell-out success for a number of years in Ireland and the north of Britain, and this series, specially written by Brendan for the BBC, is jam-packed with all the laughs, surprises and drama of Mrs Brown on stage. Prepare for a riot of bad behaviour as Agnes offers help and advice to her family and friends.

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Broadcast details

First broadcast
Monday 21st February 2011 on BBC One at 10:35pm
Last new broadcast
Tuesday 1st January 2019 on BBC One at 10pm
Upcoming repeats
  1. Christmas 2012 Episode 2: Today at 9pm on Gold
  2. Christmas Special Episode 1: Today at 9:40pm on Gold
  3. Christmas 2012 Episode 1: Tuesday at 9pm on Gold
  4. Christmas 2012 Episode 2: Tuesday at 9:40pm on Gold
  5. Christmas 2012 Episode 1: Wednesday at 1:10am on Gold
  6. Christmas 2012 Episode 2: Wednesday at 9pm on Gold
  7. Christmas Special Episode 1: Wednesday at 9:40pm on Gold
  8. Christmas Special Episode 1: Thursday at 9:15pm on Gold
  9. Christmas 2013 Episode 1: Thursday at 9:55pm on Gold
  10. Christmas 2013 Episode 1: Friday 13th December at 9pm on GoldShow all repeats
  11. Christmas 2013 Episode 2: Saturday 14th December at 11:20pm on Gold
  12. Christmas 2013 Episode 2: Sunday 15th December at 9pm on Gold
  13. Christmas Special Episode 1: Sunday 15th December at 9:50pm on Gold
  14. Christmas Special Episode 1: Monday 16th December at 12:20am on Gold
  15. Christmas 2018 Episode 1: Monday 16th December at 9:30pm on BBC1
  16. Christmas 2018 Episode 1: Monday 16th December at 11:35pm on BBC1 Wales
  17. Christmas 2013 Episode 1: Tuesday 17th December at 9:05pm on Gold
  18. Christmas 2013 Episode 2: Tuesday 17th December at 9:55pm on Gold
  19. Christmas 2013 Episode 1: Wednesday 18th December at 1:05am on Gold
  20. Christmas 2013 Episode 2: Wednesday 18th December at 9pm on Gold
  21. Christmas 2012 Episode 1: Wednesday 18th December at 9:55pm on Gold
  22. Christmas 2012 Episode 1: Thursday 19th December at 9pm on Gold
  23. Christmas 2012 Episode 2: Thursday 19th December at 9:40pm on Gold
  24. Christmas 2012 Episode 2: Friday 20th December at 9pm on Gold
  25. Series 2 Episode 1: Friday 3rd January at 10:20pm on Gold
  26. Series 2 Episode 2: Friday 3rd January at 11pm on Gold

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