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18 March 2007 (Ireland) See more »
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Jack Driscoll is transferred from Dublin back to his birthplace in the remote west of Ireland as Garda Sergeant... See more »
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Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 7 of 69)
Owen McDonnell ... Garda Sergeant Jack Driscoll (13 episodes, 2007-2010)
David Herlihy ... Garda Finbarr Colvin (13 episodes, 2007-2010)
Ruth McCabe ... Eithne Driscoll (13 episodes, 2007-2010)

Brian Gleeson ... Cathal (7 episodes, 2007-2009)

Sean McGinley ... Dennis Costello / ... (6 episodes, 2010)

Matthew McNulty ... Brian Doyle (6 episodes, 2010)

Simone Lahbib ... Gemma Burge (6 episodes, 2010)
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Series Directed by
Anthony Byrne (4 episodes, 2008-2009)
Thaddeus O'Sullivan (4 episodes, 2010)
Colm McCarthy (2 episodes, 2007)
Charlie McCarthy (2 episodes, 2010)
 
Series Writing credits
Barry Simner (12 episodes, 2007-2010)
Rob Pursey (6 episodes, 2010)
Clive Bradley (2 episodes, 2010)
Colin Teevan (2 episodes, 2010)

Series Produced by
Andrew Lowe .... executive producer: Element Films (12 episodes, 2007-2010)
Rob Pursey .... executive producer: Touchpaper Television / executive producer: Touchpaper (12 episodes, 2007-2010)
Clare Alan .... producer (9 episodes, 2008-2010)
Des Martin .... line producer (8 episodes, 2009-2010)
Jane Gogan .... executive producer: RTÉ / executive producer: RTE (6 episodes, 2010)
Laura Mackie .... executive producer: ITV (6 episodes, 2010)
 
Series Original Music by
Niall Byrne (10 episodes, 2008-2010)
 
Series Cinematography by
Darran Tiernan (12 episodes, 2007-2010)
 
Series Film Editing by
Helen Chapman (5 episodes, 2007-2010)
Dermot Diskin (4 episodes, 2010)
Isobel Stephenson (2 episodes, 2009)
 
Series Casting by
Maureen Hughes (12 episodes, 2007-2010)
 
Series Production Design by
Derek Wallace (6 episodes, 2010)
Anna Rackard (2 episodes, 2009)
 
Series Art Direction by
Michael Higgins (6 episodes, 2010)
Melanie Downes (2 episodes, 2009)
 
Series Costume Design by
Aisling Byrne (8 episodes, 2009-2010)
 
Series Makeup Department
Martina McCarthy .... key hair stylist / chief hair designer (10 episodes, 2008-2010)
Denise Watson .... chief makeup artist (8 episodes, 2009-2010)
Catherine Argue .... assistant hair stylist (6 episodes, 2010)
Siona Dolan .... assistant makeup artist (6 episodes, 2010)
Sharon Doyle .... assistant makeup artist (2 episodes, 2009)
Sevlene Roddy .... assistant hair stylist (2 episodes, 2009)

Verónica Almendros .... assistant makeup artist (unknown episodes)
Bernie Nic Giolla Bhríghde .... assistant hair stylist (unknown episodes)
Noel Sutton .... chief hairdresser (unknown episodes)
 
Series Production Management
Tim Morris .... post-production supervisor (4 episodes, 2008-2009)
Peter Tighe .... post-production supervisor (2 episodes, 2010)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Sandra Corbally .... third assistant director (9 episodes, 2008-2010)
Peter Agnew .... first assistant director (8 episodes, 2008-2010)
Eimear Kelly .... trainee assistant director (6 episodes, 2010)
Anne Warter .... second assistant director (6 episodes, 2010)
Noel Corbally .... trainee assistant director (4 episodes, 2010)
Sarah-Jane Fortune .... trainee assistant director / third assistant director (4 episodes, 2010)
Luke Johnston .... first assistant director (2 episodes, 2007)
Daire Glynn .... trainee assistant director (2 episodes, 2008)
Daisy Cummins .... second assistant director (2 episodes, 2009)
Cathy Hegarty .... trainee assistant director (2 episodes, 2009)
Colm O'Callaghan .... trainee assistant director (2 episodes, 2009)
Tony Aherne .... first assistant director (2 episodes, 2010)
Eamonn Norris .... Additional third assistant director / additional third assistant director (2 episodes, 2010)
Lauren Teeling .... trainee assistant director (2 episodes, 2010)

Martina Carey .... trainee assistant director (unknown episodes)
Jill Dempsey .... second assistant director (unknown episodes)
Conor Gibbons .... third assistant director (unknown episodes)
Cathriona Glynn .... third assistant director (unknown episodes)
 
Series Art Department
Marion Picard .... art department buyer / prop buyer (8 episodes, 2008-2010)
Dave Cowley .... stand-by stagehand (8 episodes, 2009-2010)
Dave Hill .... props runaround (8 episodes, 2009-2010)
Colm Bassett .... construction manager (6 episodes, 2010)
Alan Donnelly .... carpenter (6 episodes, 2010)
Alan Finglas .... carpenter (6 episodes, 2010)
Christine Fitzgerald .... stand-by art department (6 episodes, 2010)
Eric Fleming .... stand-by carpenter (6 episodes, 2010)
Shane Hanton .... stand-by art department (6 episodes, 2010)
Paul Hedges Jr. .... dressing props (6 episodes, 2010)
Paul Hedges .... property master (6 episodes, 2010)
Martin Hunter .... carpenter (6 episodes, 2010)
Eamonn Kelly .... stand-by rigger (6 episodes, 2010)
Jason Kelly .... stagehand (6 episodes, 2010)
John Lamon .... carpenter (6 episodes, 2010)
Daniel Lyons .... painter (6 episodes, 2010)
Niall McDonnell .... assistant stand-by props (6 episodes, 2010)
Nenazoma McNamee .... assistant art director (6 episodes, 2010)
Gary O'Donnell .... stand-by painter (6 episodes, 2010)
Bobby Richardson .... master painter (6 episodes, 2010)
Christian Tobin .... standby props (6 episodes, 2010)
Dave Wallace .... chargehand (6 episodes, 2010)
Dave Whelan .... supervising carpenter (6 episodes, 2010)
Paul Boulton .... dressing props trainee (5 episodes, 2010)
Ronan Kennedy .... stand-by props (4 episodes, 2007-2009)
Claire McGuinness .... art department trainee (2 episodes, 2007)
Single Handed .... production buyer (2 episodes, 2008)
Thomas Arkins .... stagehand (2 episodes, 2009)
Darren Carney .... stand-by painter (2 episodes, 2009)
Dave Flanagan .... dressing props (2 episodes, 2009)
Joe Gaynor .... master painter (2 episodes, 2009)
Neville Gaynor .... stand-by painter (2 episodes, 2009)
Alan Harvey .... chargehand (2 episodes, 2009)
Keavy Lalor .... art department buyer (2 episodes, 2009)
Gerard Lanigan .... property master (2 episodes, 2009)
Nicky MacManus .... construction manager (2 episodes, 2009)
Adrienne McGrane .... stand-by art director (2 episodes, 2009)
Ciara McKenna .... assistant stand-by props (2 episodes, 2009)
Eleonora McNamara .... stand-by assistant art director (2 episodes, 2009)
Mark O'Callaghan .... stand-by carpenter (2 episodes, 2009)
Pat Tighe .... supervising carpenter (2 episodes, 2009)
James McGuire .... generator operator (2 episodes, 2010)

Greg Demery .... stand-by carpenter (unknown episodes)
Jules Harris .... dressing props (unknown episodes)
Judith Hynes .... assistant art director (unknown episodes)
Paul Keogh .... supervising carpenter (unknown episodes)
Anna Kirwan .... production buyer (unknown episodes)
Nuala McKernan .... stand-by props (unknown episodes)
Eamonn O'Higgins .... property master (unknown episodes)
Edward Richardson .... master painter (unknown episodes)
Gerard 'Gripp' Richardson .... stand-by painter (unknown episodes)
Orfhlaith Stafford .... production buyer (unknown episodes)
Kevin Weaver .... dressing props (unknown episodes)
 
Series Sound Department
Peter Blayney .... supervising sound editor / sound re-recording mixer / ... (12 episodes, 2007-2010)
Fiachra O'Hanlon .... sound recordist (7 episodes, 2009-2010)
Alan Collins .... sound facility director: ardmore sound (6 episodes, 2007-2009)
Caoimhe Doyle .... foley artist (6 episodes, 2010)
Garret Farrell .... sound mixer (6 episodes, 2010)
Michelle Fingleton .... sound editor (6 episodes, 2010)
Derek Hehir .... boom operator (6 episodes, 2010)
Jean McGrath .... foley mixer (6 episodes, 2010)
Jonny Waite .... second boom (6 episodes, 2010)
Michelle Cunniffe .... sound re-recording mixer (2 episodes, 2008)
Fionn Higgins .... dialogue editor (2 episodes, 2009)
Andrea King .... foley artist (2 episodes, 2009)
Nikki Moss .... sound designer (2 episodes, 2009)
Padraig O'Mainin .... boom operator (2 episodes, 2009)

Mark Barry .... boom operator (unknown episodes)
John Fitzgerald .... dubbing mixer (unknown episodes)
Brendan Geaney .... adr mixer (unknown episodes)
Paddy Hanlon .... sound trainee (unknown episodes)
Michael Lemass .... dialogue editor (unknown episodes)
Tommy Roe .... sound trainee (unknown episodes)
 
Series Visual Effects by
Aled Rhys Jones .... visual effects (6 episodes, 2010)
Michael McCarthy .... visual effects (6 episodes, 2010)
John O'Riordan .... visual effects (6 episodes, 2010)
 
Series Stunts
Donal O'Farrell .... stunt coordinator (12 episodes, 2007-2010)
Gary Robinson .... stunt performer (3 episodes, 2008-2009)

Peter Dillon .... stunt driver (unknown episodes)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Philip McKeon .... first assistant camera (10 episodes, 2008-2010)
Adam Tsan .... assistant grip / grip (10 episodes, 2008-2010)
Alan Butler .... second unit photography / focus puller / ... (8 episodes, 2009-2010)
John-Martin O'Flaherty .... gaffer / grip (8 episodes, 2009-2010)
Paul Tsan .... key grip (8 episodes, 2009-2010)
Conor Crowley .... second assistant camera (6 episodes, 2010)
David Doherty .... loader/digital downloader (6 episodes, 2010)
Padraic Faherty .... electrician / generator operator (6 episodes, 2010)
David Grennan .... camera operator (6 episodes, 2010)
Micheal O'Mogáin .... best boy (6 episodes, 2010)
Carol Tormey .... trainee camera (6 episodes, 2010)
Amy Breen .... camera trainee (4 episodes, 2007-2009)
John Conroy .... camera operator / director of photography: aerial photography (2 episodes, 2008)
Anthony Meade .... second assistant camera (2 episodes, 2008)
Julian Pugh Cook .... camera operator (2 episodes, 2009)
Stephen Doyle .... best boy (2 episodes, 2009)
Jessica Drum .... photographer: underwater (2 episodes, 2009)
Brian Dungan .... technician: video (2 episodes, 2009)
Simon Farrelly .... stand-by rigger (2 episodes, 2009)
Martin Holland .... generator operator (2 episodes, 2009)
Noel Holland .... electrician (2 episodes, 2009)
David O'Connor .... grip (2 episodes, 2009)
Tim Fletcher .... electrician (2 episodes, 2010)
Oisín Kelly .... grip (1 episode, 2007)

Des Doyle .... focus puller (unknown episodes)
Nicky Fitzgerald .... electrician (unknown episodes)
Noel McKenna .... rigger (unknown episodes)
Kurt Savage .... focus puller (unknown episodes)
Gerard Shiel .... camera trainee (unknown episodes)
 
Series Casting Department
Clare McGinley .... casting assistant (7 episodes, 2009-2010)
 
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Mary Fox .... wardrobe supervisor (8 episodes, 2009-2010)
Patch Corcoran .... wardrobe assistant (6 episodes, 2010)
Emma Loughridge .... wardrobe assistant (6 episodes, 2010)
Roisin Lennon .... wardrobe trainee (4 episodes, 2010)
Katie Guinnane .... wardrobe assistant (2 episodes, 2009)

Lara Ní Chathmhaoil .... wardrobe supervisor (unknown episodes)
 
Series Editorial Department
Dave Hughes .... hd colorist (6 episodes, 2007-2009)
Gary Curran .... colorist (6 episodes, 2010)
Martin Fanning .... assistant editor (6 episodes, 2010)
Coilin O'Cearbhaill .... on-line editor (6 episodes, 2010)
Julian Ulrichs .... assistant editor (6 episodes, 2010)
Ultan Murphy .... assistant editor (2 episodes, 2007-2008)
John Kennedy .... flame artist (2 episodes, 2009)
Stephen Lynch .... assistant editor (2 episodes, 2009)
Shayne Murphy .... high definition on-line editor (2 episodes, 2009)

Eimear Jenkinson .... post-production coordinator (unknown episodes)
 
Series Transportation Department
Matthew Hennessy .... transportation captain (8 episodes, 2009-2010)
Stephen Carroll .... action vehicles (6 episodes, 2010)
James Slevin .... driver: action vehicle (6 episodes, 2010)
Gerard Coyne .... driver: action vehicle (2 episodes, 2009)
Paddy Hession .... driver: action vehicle (2 episodes, 2009)
 
Series Other crew
Louise Cornally .... production finance executive: element pictures (12 episodes, 2007-2010)
Sophie Tebbitt .... production accountant (10 episodes, 2008-2010)
Evelyn McLoughlin .... assistant accountant (8 episodes, 2009-2010)
James Mongon .... locations trainee (8 episodes, 2009-2010)
Peter Murray .... consultant (8 episodes, 2009-2010)
Joseph Walsh .... location scout / assistant location manager (8 episodes, 2009-2010)
Sean Burke .... location manager (6 episodes, 2007-2009)
Elaine Burke .... assistant production coordinator (6 episodes, 2010)
Eamonn Cleary .... assistant location manager (6 episodes, 2010)
John Gleeson .... financing & tax advisor (6 episodes, 2010)
Pat Nangle .... location manager (6 episodes, 2010)
Aine Maire Ni Thaibhis .... script supervisor (6 episodes, 2010)
Georgina O'Connor .... production coordinator (6 episodes, 2010)
Damien Sammon .... production trainee (6 episodes, 2010)
Chris Roufs .... script supervisor (4 episodes, 2007-2009)
Julie Tierney .... production assistant (2 episodes, 2007)
Yvonne Burke .... production coordinator (2 episodes, 2009)
Alistair Rumball .... marine coordinator (2 episodes, 2009)
Anne Warter .... crowd coordinator (2 episodes, 2009)
Therese Kelly .... assistant production coordinator / location assistant (2 episodes, 2010)

Orla Collins .... assistant production accountant (unknown episodes)
David Sheehy .... production accountant (unknown episodes)
Rachel Smith .... production coordinator (unknown episodes)
Emmelina Wallace .... crowd coordinator (unknown episodes)
 

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21 out of 22 people found the following review useful.
Dark Irish drama, 19 August 2009
Author: Tweekums from United Kingdom

When I saw this advertised in the TV guide I assumed it would be "Heartbeat" meets "Ballykissangel" however when I watched it I realised that is was nothing of the sort, it may be set in a beautiful part of the world but there is nothing twee about it, instead of making the place seem appealing it came across as a dark and dangerous place where nobody can really be trusted.

Garda Sergeant Jack Driscoll has been transferred from Dublin and to the remote area of Co. Galway where he'd grown up and his father had been sergeant before him. When he is investigating the suspicious death of an eastern European the locals, including his father, seem to think everything would be best if the case were quickly written off as suicide. The deeper he investigates the case the more he discovers about the dubious behaviour of the locals, including his father. This doesn't just include the recent case but events many years before where an unwanted baby was apparently murdered.

The two other cases also include fairly dark subjects where we aren't sure who we can trust and few people are what they originally seem. The actors all do a good job in the three interesting stories, if RTE are making other dramas of this quality I hope they too get an airing on this side of the Irish Sea.

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