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Father Ted

On Craggy Island, a remote location off Ireland's coast, three banished priests live together and attend to the island’s residents. These misfits attempt to bring stability to the lives of their congregation — even though their own lives are filled with chaos and disharmony.

This award-winning comedy is one of the most popular in Irish TV history. It stars Dermot Morgan, Ardal O’Hanlon, Frank Kelly and Pauline McLynn.

Television Series

  • 1995 — 1998

Running Time

  • 25 Minutes


  • Dermot Morgan
  • Ardal O'Hanlon
  • Frank Kelly
  • Pauline McLynn

Top Awards

  • British Comedy Awards — Best New TV Comedy (1995)
  • British Comedy Awards — Top Channel 4 Sitcom Award, Top TV Comedy Actress (Pauline McLynn) (1996)
  • BAFTA® Award — Best Comedy (1996)
  • British Comedy Awards — Best Channel 4 Sitcom Award (1997)
  • BAFTA® Award — Best Comedy (1999)