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Dermot Morgan (1952–1998)

Dermot went to University College Dublin, where he studied English and Philosopy. In 1974 he took up a teaching post, but left 2 years later to persue the comedy career that he had started at university. In 1979 his first introduction to TV came with an appearance on "Live Mike" on RTE television as Fr. Trendy, a catholic priest who was religiously... See full bio »

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Father Ted Father Ted Crilly
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The Live Mike Himself / Various Characters


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In the early 90s, he, Gery Stembridge & Pauline McGlynn were a part of a radio satire show called Scrap Saturday. The series made fun of all the then current politicians. It was cancelled after two seasons by the R.T.E. See more »


Best known for his role as Father Ted Crilly in the sitcom Father Ted (1995) See more »

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