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#Father Ted

# father-ted - This year 2022

'He became very engrossed in it' - The story behind Dermot Morgan's unfinished football film
# Incomplete
From The42
# Incomplete

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

Updated Jan 25th 2022, 8:36 AM 26,651 Views 5 Comments

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

# father-ted - All time

'That's mad, Ted': An Post aiming to meet Father Ted demand as two months of stamp orders made in two days
# Careful Now
# Careful Now

'That's mad, Ted': An Post aiming to meet Father Ted demand as two months of stamp orders made in two days

Sep 9th 2020, 6:20 AM 33,434 Views 17 Comments

The Father Ted stamps have proven to be a bona fide hit.

An Post launches four stamps to commemorate 25 years of Father Ted
# Ah Go On
# Ah Go On

An Post launches four stamps to commemorate 25 years of Father Ted

Aug 27th 2020, 4:46 PM 45,898 Views 51 Comments

A survey by An Post indicated that ‘Hell’, ’Speed 3’, and ‘Kicking Bishop Brennan up the Arse’ were people’s favourite episodes.

Quiz: A very, very hard quiz about Father Ted's obscure supporting characters
# TedFest
# TedFest

Quiz: A very, very hard quiz about Father Ted's obscure supporting characters

Feb 19th 2020, 9:15 PM 57,887 Views 26 Comments

It’s like two completely different sheep.

Quiz: How well do you know the Father Ted Christmas Special?
# A CHRISTMASSY TED
# A CHRISTMASSY TED

Quiz: How well do you know the Father Ted Christmas Special?

Dec 22nd 2019, 9:00 PM 39,269 Views 16 Comments

“It’s Ireland’s biggest lingerie section I understand.”

'They said they wanted an obnoxious priest': How Brendan Grace and the Father Ted writers created Fr Fintan Stack
# His Grace
# His Grace

'They said they wanted an obnoxious priest': How Brendan Grace and the Father Ted writers created Fr Fintan Stack

Jul 11th 2019, 1:25 PM 62,468 Views 14 Comments

While other actors were “shouting and roaring” at auditions, Grace said he decided to take a different approach.

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

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

Nov 14th 2018, 4:00 PM 3,175 Views 0 Comments

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

Brendan Grace said he wasn't a fan of Father Ted until he landed the Fr Stack role
# Father Ted
From The Daily Edge
# Father Ted

Brendan Grace said he wasn't a fan of Father Ted until he landed the Fr Stack role

Sep 24th 2018, 5:03 PM 6,169 Views 3 Comments

‘I put a different spin on Father Stack.’

Pleasant update - Graham Linehan's cancer has gone
# Up With This Sort Of Thing
# Up With This Sort Of Thing

Pleasant update - Graham Linehan's cancer has gone

Jun 29th 2018, 9:07 AM 19,848 Views 37 Comments

The Father Ted co-writer had revealed earlier this week that he had been undergoing treatment for testicular cancer and would need to undergo chemotherapy.

Father Ted creator Graham Linehan reveals he's undergoing cancer treatment
# Testicular Cancer
# Testicular Cancer

Father Ted creator Graham Linehan reveals he's undergoing cancer treatment

Jun 27th 2018, 5:59 PM 16,634 Views 16 Comments

Linehan shared the news of his testicular cancer diagnosis on Twitter earlier today.

5 decisions that are vital for a good Irish funeral
# Funerals
From The Daily Edge
# Funerals

5 decisions that are vital for a good Irish funeral

Jun 3rd 2018, 7:00 PM 7,582 Views 5 Comments

What exactly makes a good Irish funeral?

Graham Linehan announced we're getting a Father Ted musical, and Twitter has lost its reason
# Pope Ted
From The Daily Edge
# Pope Ted

Graham Linehan announced we're getting a Father Ted musical, and Twitter has lost its reason

Jun 3rd 2018, 9:09 AM 3,430 Views 0 Comments

It’s the moment we’ve all been waiting for.

Father Ted's 'real final episode' is on the way - in stage musical form
# This Sort Of Thing
# This Sort Of Thing

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

Jun 2nd 2018, 6:25 PM 17,122 Views 36 Comments

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

Former Sydney Rose Brianna Parkins is winning praise for her story about meeting a No voter in a nightclub
# Brianna Parkins
From The Daily Edge
# Brianna Parkins

Former Sydney Rose Brianna Parkins is winning praise for her story about meeting a No voter in a nightclub

May 17th 2018, 10:14 AM 10,632 Views 0 Comments

She spoke out about Ireland’s reproductive rights in 2016.

Some Irish girls in New Zealand decided to celebrate Paddy's Day by recreating the caravan scene from Father Ted
# Irish Abroad
From The Daily Edge
# Irish Abroad

Some Irish girls in New Zealand decided to celebrate Paddy's Day by recreating the caravan scene from Father Ted

Mar 17th 2018, 3:21 PM 10,334 Views 5 Comments

Every Irish person’s first thought when they get in a caravan: Let’s do the Noel Furlong thing.

Double Take: The VERY DARK CAVES sign from Father Ted
# Almost Like Being Blind
# Almost Like Being Blind

Double Take: The VERY DARK CAVES sign from Father Ted

Mar 7th 2018, 4:28 PM 3,892 Views 1 Comment

Mad Ted.

Before Ted: What was it like to work with Dermot Morgan?
# 20 Years On
# 20 Years On

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

Feb 24th 2018, 10:00 PM 19,060 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
# Drink Feck Arse
From The Daily Edge
# 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 9,158 Views 1 Comment

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

An Irish pub in Edinburgh has unveiled a *huge* mural dedicated to Father Ted
# Mad Ted
From The Daily Edge
# Mad Ted

An Irish pub in Edinburgh has unveiled a *huge* mural dedicated to Father Ted

Jan 30th 2018, 8:31 AM 6,662 Views 1 Comment

The workmanship is definitely not shoddy.

Did you cop that Sr Assumpta from Father Ted is also the woman in the gas boiler ad with Daniel O'Donnell?
# I'd Like You To Leave
From The Daily Edge
# I'd Like You To Leave

Did you cop that Sr Assumpta from Father Ted is also the woman in the gas boiler ad with Daniel O'Donnell?

Jan 24th 2018, 2:00 PM 10,007 Views 10 Comments

You learn something new every day.

The Waterford Rose made a meta reference to Father Ted on stage and everyone was delighted
# Lovely Girls
From The Daily Edge
# Lovely Girls

The Waterford Rose made a meta reference to Father Ted on stage and everyone was delighted

Aug 23rd 2017, 8:34 AM 14,234 Views 3 Comments

Surely this was intentional.

Can You Name These Minor Priests From Father Ted?
# Quiz
From The Daily Edge
# Quiz

Can You Name These Minor Priests From Father Ted?

Jul 29th 2017, 9:30 PM 11,212 Views 2 Comments

You’ll need to have studied in St. Colm’s seminary to pass this.

The Ultimate 'July 19th on Father Ted' Quiz
# Holidays
From The Daily Edge
# Holidays

The Ultimate 'July 19th on Father Ted' Quiz

Jul 19th 2017, 3:45 PM 13,517 Views 7 Comments

It’s a big day.

A trad band performed the Father Ted theme song outside the Father Ted house, and it was delightful
# Careful Now
From The Daily Edge
# Careful Now

A trad band performed the Father Ted theme song outside the Father Ted house, and it was delightful

Jun 29th 2017, 7:55 AM 2,887 Views 6 Comments

Wonderful.

TheJournal.ie's ultimate Father Ted quiz
# TJUQ
# TJUQ

TheJournal.ie's ultimate Father Ted quiz

Jun 3rd 2017, 8:30 PM 40,758 Views 22 Comments

Test your knowledge.

Dermot Morgan's sons have been in to see this brilliant new waxwork of their dad in Dublin
# Father Ted
From The Daily Edge
# Father Ted

Dermot Morgan's sons have been in to see this brilliant new waxwork of their dad in Dublin

Jun 2nd 2017, 8:32 AM 9,873 Views 1 Comment

And some of the grandkids popped in too.

A woman carrying a Father Ted sign at the maternity hospital protest only went and bumped into Graham Linehan
# Not An Ecumenical Matter
From The Daily Edge
# Not An Ecumenical Matter

A woman carrying a Father Ted sign at the maternity hospital protest only went and bumped into Graham Linehan

Apr 23rd 2017, 3:48 PM 11,543 Views 0 Comments

The man himself!

Here's what Father Damo is up to, 21 years after he appeared on Father Ted
# Father Sesh Ledge
From The Daily Edge
# Father Sesh Ledge

Here's what Father Damo is up to, 21 years after he appeared on Father Ted

Mar 29th 2017, 3:18 PM 13,783 Views 2 Comments

This music video starring Father Ted actor Joe Rooney tells us how he’s getting on. (Hint: Not great!)

The great story of Moby flying Ardal O'Hanlon into Slane to sing My Lovely Horse
# Helicopter Job
From The Daily Edge
# Helicopter Job

The great story of Moby flying Ardal O'Hanlon into Slane to sing My Lovely Horse

Mar 19th 2017, 2:41 PM 8,015 Views 4 Comments

He’s a big Father Ted fan, apparently.

Father Ted's Speed 3 Episode: An Oral History
# Hairy Babies
From The Daily Edge
# Hairy Babies

Father Ted's Speed 3 Episode: An Oral History

Feb 28th 2017, 2:00 PM 22,903 Views 13 Comments

Is there anything at all to be said for another mass?

This Inis Mór map features some very Irish safety advice
# TedFest
From The Daily Edge
# TedFest

This Inis Mór map features some very Irish safety advice

Feb 26th 2017, 3:31 PM 3,887 Views 0 Comments

Don’t make unnecessary journeys…

17 times scenes from Father Ted played out in real life
# Donkey Rides At Top Field
From The Daily Edge
# Donkey Rides At Top Field

17 times scenes from Father Ted played out in real life

Feb 4th 2017, 1:00 PM 11,408 Views 3 Comments

Life imitating art.

10 photos of Irish celebrities improved by Father Ted quotes
# UHT
From The Daily Edge
# UHT

10 photos of Irish celebrities improved by Father Ted quotes

Jan 14th 2017, 9:30 AM 8,735 Views 2 Comments

Ah it’s yourself.

The theory that Postman Pat is the original Pat Mustard is gaining traction on Twitter
# Hairy Babies
From The Daily Edge
# Hairy Babies

The theory that Postman Pat is the original Pat Mustard is gaining traction on Twitter

Jan 2nd 2017, 5:11 PM 6,541 Views 3 Comments

He’s a very careful man.

The Bernard Shaw pub in Dublin is hosting its annual Father Ted Stephen's Day extravaganza
# Father Ted Day
From The Daily Edge
# Father Ted Day

The Bernard Shaw pub in Dublin is hosting its annual Father Ted Stephen's Day extravaganza

Dec 26th 2016, 3:14 PM 2,273 Views 1 Comment

“speak to priests YOU want to know…”

This pub in Dublin is dedicating St Stephen's Day to all things Father Ted
# Father Ted
From The Daily Edge
# Father Ted

This pub in Dublin is dedicating St Stephen's Day to all things Father Ted

Dec 10th 2016, 9:10 AM 3,991 Views 0 Comments

The tradition lives on.

The delayed but necessary player ratings from the Father Ted All-Priests Over 75s Challenge Match
# Father Ted
From The42
# Father Ted

The delayed but necessary player ratings from the Father Ted All-Priests Over 75s Challenge Match

Oct 31st 2016, 9:00 PM 18,223 Views 6 Comments

Football is not a matter of life and death. It’s much more important than that.

14 knockoff Halloween costumes that are totally legit
# Sitcom Priest
From The Daily Edge
# Sitcom Priest

14 knockoff Halloween costumes that are totally legit

Oct 17th 2016, 12:00 PM 9,791 Views 3 Comments

Copyright infringement? Never!

15 things that have happened in 2016 that are straight out of Father Ted
# Real World
From The Daily Edge
# Real World

15 things that have happened in 2016 that are straight out of Father Ted

Aug 22nd 2016, 1:06 PM 12,958 Views 1 Comment

The plotlines for a reboot write themselves.

The Hardest Father Dougal Quiz Ever
# Quiz
From The Daily Edge
# Quiz

The Hardest Father Dougal Quiz Ever

Aug 14th 2016, 8:15 PM 20,192 Views 6 Comments

Now concentrate this time…

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