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'He became very engrossed in it' - The story behind Dermot Morgan's unfinished football film
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'He became very engrossed in it' - The story behind Dermot Morgan's unfinished football film

Updated Jan 25th 2022, 8:36 AM 26,380 Views 5 Comments

Remembering his work on ‘Miracle of the Magyars’ and other soccer-related projects.

Anarchic writing sessions and battles with RTÉ: Here's what it was like working with Dermot Morgan
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Anarchic writing sessions and battles with RTÉ: Here's what it was like working with Dermot Morgan

Apr 21st 2020, 4:51 PM 32,309 Views 38 Comments

As Father Ted turns 25, we’re taking the opportunity to share a TheJournal.ie video featuring memories from two of Dermot Morgan’s collaborators.

Double Take: The 'Joker's Chair' in the heart of Dublin - and where it got its name
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Double Take: The 'Joker's Chair' in the heart of Dublin - and where it got its name

Nov 14th 2018, 4:00 PM 2,975 Views 0 Comments

Take a seat and remember Ireland’s favourite fictional priest.

Father Ted's 'real final episode' is on the way - in stage musical form
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Father Ted's 'real final episode' is on the way - in stage musical form

Jun 2nd 2018, 6:25 PM 17,089 Views 36 Comments

Ted writer Graham Linehan made the announcement on Twitter earlier today.

Anarchic writing sessions and battles with RTÉ: Dermot Morgan's collaborators remember the comedy icon
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Anarchic writing sessions and battles with RTÉ: Dermot Morgan's collaborators remember the comedy icon

Feb 25th 2018, 11:30 AM 20,790 Views 33 Comments

20 years on from his untimely death, we sat down with Barry Devlin and Morgan’s Scrap Saturday co-creator Gerry Stembridge.

Before Ted: What was it like to work with Dermot Morgan?
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Before Ted: What was it like to work with Dermot Morgan?

Feb 24th 2018, 10:00 PM 19,040 Views 11 Comments

The much-loved comedian died 20 years ago – we spoke to his former collaborators Gerry Stembridge and Barry Devlin.

Eoin McLove is hosting a Father Ted quiz in Dublin to mark Dermot Morgan's 20th anniversary
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# Drink Feck Arse

Eoin McLove is hosting a Father Ted quiz in Dublin to mark Dermot Morgan's 20th anniversary

Feb 3rd 2018, 8:00 PM 9,126 Views 1 Comment

It’s all in aid of the Irish Heart foundation.

A wonderful plaque honouring Dermot Morgan has been unveiled in Dublin
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# Dermot Morgan

A wonderful plaque honouring Dermot Morgan has been unveiled in Dublin

Jun 10th 2016, 7:37 AM 7,123 Views 4 Comments

A fitting tribute <3

Look at this illustrator's pitch perfect tribute to Dermot Morgan and Frank Kelly
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# Jim'll Paint It

Look at this illustrator's pitch perfect tribute to Dermot Morgan and Frank Kelly

Mar 2nd 2016, 10:04 PM 8,760 Views 0 Comments

Graham Linehan said it made him “well up”, so you know it’s good.

An Irish cartoonist has captured today's Father Ted sadness perfectly
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# RIP

An Irish cartoonist has captured today's Father Ted sadness perfectly

Feb 28th 2016, 5:00 PM 11,392 Views 0 Comments

RIP Frank and Dermot.

This touching cartoon leads many lovely tributes to Frank Kelly today
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# RIP

This touching cartoon leads many lovely tributes to Frank Kelly today

Feb 28th 2016, 2:11 PM 32,448 Views 22 Comments

That would be an ecumenical matter.

7 memories that make us miss Dermot Morgan every day
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# RIP

7 memories that make us miss Dermot Morgan every day

Feb 28th 2016, 9:51 AM 9,155 Views 2 Comments

Don’t we all have lovely bottoms?

7 reasons we miss Dermot Morgan
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# Crilllllly

7 reasons we miss Dermot Morgan

Mar 31st 2015, 9:53 AM 8,706 Views 4 Comments

That money was just resting in his account.

Take a break - and watch Dermot Morgan's spot-on impressions of Dunphy, Michael Noonan and Michael D
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Take a break - and watch Dermot Morgan's spot-on impressions of Dunphy, Michael Noonan and Michael D

Feb 28th 2015, 1:15 PM 41,254 Views 49 Comments

Some of Morgan’s comedy still remains remarkably topical – 17 years after his death.

A petition to get 'My Lovely Horse' into the Eurovision was thrown out by TDs. Here's why...
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# Nul And Void

A petition to get 'My Lovely Horse' into the Eurovision was thrown out by TDs. Here's why...

Jun 28th 2014, 8:00 AM 13,590 Views 16 Comments

Take this lump of sugar baby you know you want it.

Um sorry Google, but that's not Dermot Morgan
# That's Mad Ted
# That's Mad Ted

Um sorry Google, but that's not Dermot Morgan

Jun 17th 2014, 1:45 PM 11,062 Views 5 Comments

Well this isn’t ideal.

From 'The Floozie' to Father Ted: Dublin's park sculptures in 10 fascinating facts
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From 'The Floozie' to Father Ted: Dublin's park sculptures in 10 fascinating facts

Apr 13th 2014, 10:30 AM 28,655 Views 21 Comments

Did the statue to ‘yer man in Fairview ever get his head glued back on? Where is ‘Floozie in the Jacuzzi’ these days?… And what on Earth is ‘Nightmare on Duck Street’?

17 signs you're a hardcore UCD AFC fan
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17 signs you're a hardcore UCD AFC fan

Mar 14th 2014, 7:30 AM 6,624 Views 7 Comments

As the Students get set for a big game against Pat’s tonight, we look back on some of their most memorable moments.

An hour of Dermot Morgan... and 4 other weekend TV highlights
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# Tellywatch

An hour of Dermot Morgan... and 4 other weekend TV highlights

Dec 27th 2013, 5:00 PM 1,875 Views 0 Comments

No matter what you’re up to, we’ve got a telly suggestion for you.

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
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Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Mar 3rd 2013, 10:30 AM 9,478 Views 7 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

7 reasons we miss Dermot Morgan
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# CRILLLLLY!

7 reasons we miss Dermot Morgan

Feb 28th 2013, 11:28 AM 19,335 Views 45 Comments

The great comedian died 15 years ago today, and that money was just resting in his account.

Sampras the Rabbit, Over 75s football and Ruud Gullit on a shed: here's our 10 favourite Fr Ted sports moments
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Sampras the Rabbit, Over 75s football and Ruud Gullit on a shed: here's our 10 favourite Fr Ted sports moments

Feb 28th 2013, 11:17 AM 4,005 Views 5 Comments

‘Lots of young fellas in shorts.’

Down with that sort of thing: Dermot Morgan's sons launch Heart Month
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Down with that sort of thing: Dermot Morgan's sons launch Heart Month

Aug 22nd 2012, 1:11 PM 18,187 Views 17 Comments

The family of the late Father Ted actor launched the Irish Heart Foundation’s Heart Month September campaign later today.

Dermot Morgan's sons to launch Heart Month
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Dermot Morgan's sons to launch Heart Month

Aug 22nd 2012, 8:15 AM 7,517 Views 14 Comments

Brothers Rob, Don and Ben Morgan – who lost their father to a heart attack 14 years ago – are urging people to avail of free blood pressure checks offered by the Irish Heart Foundation over September.

The Daily Fix: Saturday
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The Daily Fix: Saturday

Mar 31st 2012, 8:11 PM 6,946 Views 24 Comments

Your essential news round-up from the day’s main happenings, plus the little bits you may have missed.

WATCH: Dermot Morgan jokes about Bertie Ahern… in 1994
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# R.I.P.

WATCH: Dermot Morgan jokes about Bertie Ahern… in 1994

Mar 31st 2012, 12:47 PM 15,633 Views 20 Comments

It’s Father Ted’s 60th birthday today. Even if he was still around, he probably couldn’t have been any more on-the-button.