The Rising: 1916 

To free his people from centuries of oppression, a young polio survivor sacrifices true love to mastermind a secret rebellion against the greatest empire the world has ever known.

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Kevin McCann

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Kevin McCann, Colin Broderick (co-writer) | 1 more credit »

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Colin Morgan ... Sean McDermott
Fiona Shaw ... Countess Markievicz
Micheál Richardson ... Michael Collins (as Micheal Neeson)
David O'Hara ... James Connolly
Brendan Coyle ... Augustine Birrell
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To free his people from centuries of oppression, a young polio survivor sacrifices true love to mastermind a secret rebellion against the greatest empire the world has ever known.

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The real Seán MacDiarmada aka John MacDermott changed his original Anglicised (English!) name for a Gaelic version (Seán means John in Gaelic). See more »

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