The story of a group of people from Northern Ireland, trying to make their way in life in the face of sectarian and political polarization. Chucky is an overweight 30-year-old who has yet ... See full summary »
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 Aoirghe (4 episodes, 1999)
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 Jake (4 episodes, 1999)
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 Chuckie (4 episodes, 1999)
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 Max (4 episodes, 1999)
Maclean Stewart ...
 Argos Delivery Man (4 episodes, 1999)
Alexandra Ford ...
 Max (4 episodes, 1999)
Mark Hedges ...
 Taxi driver (airport / ... (4 episodes, 1999)
Kate Mayne ...
 Small Woman (4 episodes, 1999)
Jaz Pollock ...
 Large Woman (4 episodes, 1999)
Marie Jones ...
 Peggy (3 episodes, 1999)
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 Caroline (3 episodes, 1999)
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 Roche (3 episodes, 1999)
Roy Heaybeard ...
 Matt (3 episodes, 1999)
Simon Magill ...
 Ruiraidh (3 episodes, 1999)
Gavin Stewart ...
 Gerry (3 episodes, 1999)
Colin Murphy ...
 Seamus (3 episodes, 1999)
Alan McKee ...
 Crab (2 episodes, 1999)
Des McAleer ...
 Hally (2 episodes, 1999)
Fergal McElherron ...
 Slat (2 episodes, 1999)
Michael Liebmann ...
 Deasley (2 episodes, 1999)
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 Septic Ted (2 episodes, 1999)
Mark Mulholland ...
 Tick (2 episodes, 1999)
Nuala O'Neill ...
 Orla (2 episodes, 1999)
John Warnaby ...
 Findlater (2 episodes, 1999)
Maggie Shevlin ...
 Mamie (2 episodes, 1999)
Michael Cassidy ...
 John (2 episodes, 1999)
Derek Halligan ...
 Ghinthoss (2 episodes, 1999)
Stephen O'Hagan ...
 Patrick (2 episodes, 1999)
Dolores McNally ...
 Mrs. Jenkins (2 episodes, 1999)
Mark Carruthers ...
 Newsreader / ... (2 episodes, 1999)
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The story of a group of people from Northern Ireland, trying to make their way in life in the face of sectarian and political polarization. Chucky is an overweight 30-year-old who has yet to find a purpose for his life, but when he comes up with a business idea, things begin to change in an almost miraculous manner for him. His friend Jake is an unusually sensitive repossession man, and his life too begins to change when he meets Aoirghe, a woman from the other side of the sectarian divide. Written by Anonymous

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12 March 2005 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

After having read Eureka Street countless times, I was delightfully surprised when I found out that the book had been turned into an award winning miniseries! However, being up in the Great White North, our access to fine BBC programming is limited. I've inquired to see if BBC Canada is willing to air the show but thus far, I've received no reply from them.

Does anyone know if Eureka Street (the miniseries) is available on DVD or VHS? I've seen the soundtrack available on Amazon (even this took a while from the 1999 air date to show up online) but my efforts to find it in a form I can watch have come up with nothing! Help!


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