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The Young Offenders return for a third series

The Young Offenders return for a third series

The hit Irish comedy, The Young Offenders, from producers, Vico Films, will return to RTÉ2 and BBC Three for a third series in the new year.  Created by Peter Foott, The Young Offenders tells the coming of age adventures of Conor (Alex Murphy) and Jock (Chris Walley) and their mother/guardian, Mairead (Hilary Rose) as she tries […]

End Transmission: RTÉ’s Unfortunate Farewell to Digital Radio

End Transmission: RTÉ’s Unfortunate Farewell to Digital Radio

EILE’s founder, Scott De Buitléir, reacts to yesterday’s news of impending changes at RTÉ, recalling a once-promising era of LGBT radio

The Young Offenders Christmas Special – on TV in December

The Young Offenders Christmas Special – on TV in December

The Young Offenders Christmas Special, filmed in Cork in October, is a Vico Films standalone special made for the BBC, in association with RTÉ. Peter Foott is the writer, director, and executive producer on the show, and Martina Niland (Once, Sing Street) produced. The Christmas Special can be seen in December and follows on from […]

The Young Offenders TV Series To Hit RTÉ2 On 8 February!

The Young Offenders TV Series To Hit RTÉ2 On 8 February!

RTÉ has announced that the much-anticipated new six-part comedy series, The Young Offenders, will debut on RTÉ2 on Thursday 8 February at 9.30pm.  The show will air weekly on RTÉ2. The Young Offenders follows the coming-of-age adventures of lovable rogues, Conor and Jock, as they navigate their awkward teenage years, hatching plans and adventures to […]

Hit comedy show ‘Senior Moments’ returns to TV screens for the Christmas season

Hit comedy show ‘Senior Moments’ returns to TV screens for the Christmas season

The smash hit TV show, Senior Moments, returns to prime time RTÉ One for three new episodes this Christmas season.  Produced by Vico Films (the producers of box office hit, The Young Offenders), the episodes will be broadcast on December 27th at 8.30pm; New Year’s Eve at 9.15pm; and January 2nd at 8.30pm. Written and directed by […]

‘Say Yes to The Dress’ will debut on RTÉ2 later this year

‘Say Yes to The Dress’ will debut on RTÉ2 later this year

Wedding Planner Extraordinaire Franc is to present Say Yes To The Dress on RTÉ2 RTÉ television and production company Shinawil are proud to announce that Ireland’s most famous wedding planner Peter Kelly a.k.a. Franc will present the first Irish version of international reality hit series Say Yes to the Dress. The ten part series will be […]

The Young Offenders comedy series has begun filming in Cork

The Young Offenders comedy series has begun filming in Cork

The six part TV comedy series of The Young Offenders began filming in Cork yesterday.  Commissioned by BBC Comedy for BBC Three, in association with RTÉ, the TV series comes from producers, Vico Films.  Written, directed and executive produced by award-winning filmmaker Peter Foott, the comedy series will film for eight weeks at locations across Cork […]