Ballykissangel

Ballykissangel
Ballykissangel

6 Series

Distributed by BBC Worldwide

1996 - 2001 S1 - 6 x 60 minutes / S2 - 8 x 60 minutes / S3 - 12 x 60 minutes / S4 - 12 x 60 minutes / S5 - 12 x 60 minutes / S6 - 8 x 60 minutes

Father Peter Clifford (Stephen Tompkinson) is sent to the rural Irish town of Ballykissangel. He quickly finds himself at odds with his superior, Father MacAnally (Niall Toibin) and local bar owner Assumpta Fitzgerald (Dervla Kirwan). 

Other regular characters include Brian Quigley (Tony Doyle), Niamh Quigley (Tina Kellegher), Ambrose Egan (Peter Hanley), Siobhan Mehigan (Deirdre Donnelly), Padraig O'Kelly (Peter Caffrey), Brendan Kearney (Gary Whelan) and Dr Michael Ryan (Bosco Hogan). 

Warm and funny, it was a huge hit for six season as BBC1’s flagship Sunday night show.

Writers

  • Kieran Prendiville (Creator)
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Directors

  • Paul Harrison
  • Dermot Boyd
  • Simon Massey
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Producers

  • Chris Clough
  • Chris Griffin

Top Billed Cast

  • Frankie McCafferty
  • Niall Toibin
  • Stephen Tompkinson
  • Dervla Kirwan
  • Gary Whelan

Executive Producer

  • Tony Garnett

Awards

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