Jake Doyle and his father Malachy run a private investigations agency in St. John's, Newfoundland. Their cases involve them in all sorts of dealings - not all of them on the right side of the law.
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 Jake Doyle (78 episodes, 2010-2014)
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 Leslie Bennett (78 episodes, 2010-2014)
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 Des Courtney (78 episodes, 2010-2014)
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 Tinny Doyle (78 episodes, 2010-2014)
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 Malachy Doyle (77 episodes, 2010-2014)
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 Rose Miller (77 episodes, 2010-2014)
Bob Cole ...
 The Republic (77 episodes, 2010-2014)
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 Sergeant Daniel Hood / ... (49 episodes, 2010-2014)
Sean Panting ...
 Walter McLean (41 episodes, 2010-2014)
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Jake Doyle and his father Malachy run a private investigations agency in St. John's, Newfoundland. Their cases involve them in all sorts of dealings - not all of them on the right side of the law.

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Trouble is his business and business is good.

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Doyle és Doyle - Ketten bevetésen  »

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RoD star Allan Hawco is friends with actor Russell Crowe, who has guest starred on "Republic of Doyle." Among various connections, Russell has played music with Alan Doyle, lead singer for the Canadian folk rock band Great Big Sea (the group performs the show's theme sign, "Oh Yeah"). Both Alan Doyle and the actor who plays Jake Doyle are from St. John's (and they also have the same first name). See more »

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Featured in The Hour: Episode #7.75 (2011) See more »

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Oh Yeah
Performed by Great Big Sea
Written by Alan Doyle, Sean McCann, Bob Hallett, Hawksley Workman, Jeen O'Brien
Published by Hawksleytown Publishing, Skinner's Hill Music Ltd, Kilbride Music Ltd, and Lean Ground Music Ltd
Courtesy of Great Big Sea/Warner Music Canada Co.
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Good and it gets better
8 July 2012 | by (Edinburgh, Scotland) – See all my reviews

At first I was a little skeptical about this series, and certainly the concept is a pretty well-worn one. It has improved with time though as the characters established their roles and the balance between the comic and the serious has settled into something a bit less predictable than it was at the start. Some nice guest roles have helped out as well (Gordon Pinsent, Russell Crowe). If nothing else the series is a wonderful advertisement for the fantastic world of Newfoundland: the houses, the vistas, and most definitely the crazy half-Irish/half-Canadian accents add to the appeal. All in all worth watching, though some might find it a slow burn at first.


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