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Series 2, Episode 2 - Mammy's Coming!

Agnes is upset that her son Trevor has been called back to the missions in Africa, but is determined to give him a massive send-off to remind him what a loving family he has back home in Ireland.

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Mrs. Brown's Boys. Image shows from L to R: Winnie McGoogan (Eilish O'Carroll), Trevor Brown (Martin Delany), Agnes Brown (Brendan O'Carroll). Copyright: BBC / BocPix

Meanwhile, daughter Cathy's family counselling session descends into chaos, and Buster and Dermot run into trouble with a circus lion. The only person having a good day is neighbour Winnie: thanks to his new medication, her husband Jackos's libido is back. But while Winnie delights in reminiscing about her former bedroom antics, Agnes makes a shocking discovery!

Broadcast details

Monday 9th January 2012
30 minutes


  1. Thursday 2nd May 2024 at 9:40pm on Gold
  2. Friday 3rd May 2024 at 12:20am on Gold

Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Friday 24th August 2012 9:30pm BBC1
Saturday 16th March 2013 9:40pm BBC1
Wednesday 5th February 2014 9:30pm BBC1
Wednesday 12th February 2014 9:30pm BBC1 Wales
Monday 13th July 2015 9:30pm BBC1
Wednesday 11th November 2015 10:40pm Gold
Thursday 12th November 2015 10:20pm Gold
Saturday 23rd April 2016 9:45pm BBC1
Monday 9th May 2016 10:30pm Gold
Tuesday 10th May 2016 9:00pm Gold
Monday 25th July 2016 10:40pm Gold
Tuesday 26th July 2016 9:20pm Gold
Wednesday 11th January 2017 9:40pm Gold
Thursday 12th January 2017 9:20pm Gold
Friday 13th January 2017 9:00pm Gold
Thursday 20th April 2017 9:20pm Gold
Friday 21st April 2017 9:00pm Gold
Saturday 6th May 2017 9:40pm Gold
Saturday 17th June 2017 9:50pm BBC1
Monday 15th January 2018 10:00pm Gold
Tuesday 16th January 2018 9:20pm Gold
Saturday 30th June 2018 9:30pm BBC1
Friday 10th August 2018 11:35pm Gold
Saturday 11th August 2018 9:40pm Gold
Friday 5th October 2018 11:40pm Gold
Saturday 6th October 2018 9:20pm Gold
Saturday 5th January 2019 9:40pm Gold
Friday 22nd March 2019 10:00pm Gold
Saturday 23rd March 2019 9:40pm Gold
Monday 22nd April 2019 9:40pm Gold
Tuesday 23rd April 2019 9:00pm Gold
Monday 27th May 2019 9:30pm BBC1
Thursday 7th November 2019 10:00pm Gold
Friday 8th November 2019 9:00pm Gold
Friday 3rd January 2020 11:00pm Gold
Saturday 4th January 2020 10:40pm Gold
Thursday 7th May 2020 9:30pm BBC1
Saturday 6th June 2020 12:25am BBC1 Wales
Saturday 4th July 2020 11:00pm Gold
Sunday 5th July 2020 10:20pm Gold
Saturday 30th January 2021 10:40pm Gold
Sunday 31st January 2021 9:40pm Gold
Wednesday 19th May 2021 11:45pm Gold
Thursday 20th May 2021 9:20pm Gold
Saturday 19th June 2021 10:20pm Gold
Sunday 20th June 2021 9:55pm Gold
Thursday 11th November 2021 10:40pm Gold
Friday 12th November 2021 1:50am Gold
Tuesday 11th January 2022 10:00pm Gold
Wednesday 12th January 2022 9:20pm Gold
Friday 15th April 2022 10:20pm Gold
Saturday 16th April 2022 9:45pm Gold
Saturday 28th May 2022 9:30pm BBC1
Monday 18th July 2022 10:00pm Gold
Tuesday 19th July 2022 1:50am Gold
Thursday 28th July 2022 10:25pm Gold
Friday 29th July 2022 2:20am Gold
Tuesday 2nd May 2023 9:40pm Gold
Wednesday 3rd May 2023 12:00am Gold
Wednesday 21st February 2024 10:50pm Gold
Thursday 22nd February 2024 3:15am Gold

Cast & crew

Brendan O'Carroll Agnes Brown
Jennifer Gibney Cathy Brown
Paddy Houlihan Dermot Brown
Rory Cowan Rory Brown
Pat Shields (as Pat 'Pepsi' Shields) Mark Brown
Eilish O'Carroll Winnie McGoogan
Danny O'Carroll Buster Brady
Fiona O'Carroll Maria Nicholson / Brown
Amanda Woods Betty Brown
Dermot O'Neill Grandad Brown
Guest cast
Mark Dymond Mick O'Leary
Martin Delany Trevor Brown
Writing team
Brendan O'Carroll Writer
Paul Mayhew-Archer Script Editor
Production team
Ben Kellett Director
Stephen McCrum Producer
Martin Delany Producer
Justin Healy Executive Producer
Mark Freeland Executive Producer
Ewan Angus Executive Producer
Mark Lawrence Editor
Iain McDonald Production Designer
Andy O'Callaghan Composer


Buster and the Horny Lion

Dermot and Buster decide to rob a circus, but their scheme doesn't go to plan...

View this clip on the BBC website

Featuring: Jennifer Gibney (Cathy Brown), Brendan O'Carroll (Agnes Brown), Danny O'Carroll (Buster Brady) & Dermot O'Neill (Grandad Brown).

Mrs Brown on Sex

Mrs Brown talks to Winnie about her sex life.

Featuring: Brendan O'Carroll (Agnes Brown) & Eilish O'Carroll (Winnie McGoogan).

Mrs Brown and Winnie's Orgasm

Mrs Brown is shocked to discover that orgasms do exist!

Featuring: Brendan O'Carroll (Agnes Brown) & Eilish O'Carroll (Winnie McGoogan).

Mrs Brown's Family Therapy Session

The Browns family therapy session quickly descends into chaos.

Featuring: Jennifer Gibney (Cathy Brown) & Brendan O'Carroll (Agnes Brown).

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