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Series cast summary:
...  Father Peter Flaherty 6 episodes, 2017
...  Father Michael Kerrigan 6 episodes, 2017
Fin Campbell ...  Michael aged 10 / ... 6 episodes, 2017
Sam Rintoul ...  Young Michael Kerrigan 6 episodes, 2017
...  Helen Oyenusi 5 episodes, 2017
...  P.C Andrew Powell 5 episodes, 2017
Aine Ni Mhuiri ...  Michael's mother / ... 5 episodes, 2017
Rochenda Sandall ...  Jean Reid 4 episodes, 2017
...  Roz Demichelis 4 episodes, 2017
...  Pauline Pickering / ... 4 episodes, 2017
Jerome Holder ...  Vernon / ... 4 episodes, 2017
...  Joe Kerrigan 4 episodes, 2017
...  Beth Kerrigan 4 episodes, 2017
...  Eddie Kerrigan 4 episodes, 2017
...  Christopher Kerrigan 4 episodes, 2017
Aoife McMahon ...  Young Michael's mother / ... 4 episodes, 2017
...  PC Dawn Morris 3 episodes, 2017
...  Chloe Demichelis 3 episodes, 2017
...  PC Ian Wakefield 3 episodes, 2017
...  Caroline Powell 3 episodes, 2017
...  Christina Fitzsimmons 3 episodes, 2017
Debra Michaels ...  Headmistress 3 episodes, 2017
...  Alter Assistant 3 episodes, 2017
...  Nan 3 episodes, 2017
Heidi Roberts ...  Bernadette Jenkins / ... 3 episodes, 2017
Macy Shackleton ...  Lisa Fitzsimmons 3 episodes, 2017
Dylan Naden ...  Jimmy Fitzsimmons 2 episodes, 2017
Thomas Arnold ...  Father Matthew 2 episodes, 2017
...  Sgt Dennis Kilcaid 2 episodes, 2017
Louis Hilyer ...  Chief Inspector McDonald / ... 2 episodes, 2017
...  Police liaison officer 2 episodes, 2017
...  Father Matthew / ... 2 episodes, 2017
Neil Bell ...  Cash Switchers man / ... 2 episodes, 2017
Daniel C. Bishop ...  Leo Demichelis 2 episodes, 2017
...  Case worker 2 episodes, 2017
Catherine Breeze ...  Senior Case worker / ... 2 episodes, 2017
Eithne Browne ...  Mrs. Devaney 2 episodes, 2017
...  Mariella 2 episodes, 2017
...  Carl McKenna 2 episodes, 2017
Gabriel Downes ...  Tommy Fitzsimmons 2 episodes, 2017
Jack Harper ...  Jake Demichelis 2 episodes, 2017
Graham Heywood ...  Compere 2 episodes, 2017
Richard Lynch ...  Jamie 2 episodes, 2017
Jessica May Buxton ...  Tutor 2 episodes, 2017
Joy McBrinn ...  Maureen 2 episodes, 2017
Joel Parry ...  PC Kevin Knox 2 episodes, 2017
...  Daniel Martin 2 episodes, 2017
Georgie-May Tearle ...  Neighbour 2 episodes, 2017
...  Young Michael's father 2 episodes, 2017
Sharon Wood ...  Mourner-Wake Attendee #3 / ... 2 episodes, 2017
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Father Michael, a Catholic priest presiding over a Northern urban parish who is Modern, maverick, and reassuringly flawed; must be confidant, counsellor and confessor to a congregation struggling to reconcile its beliefs with the challenges of daily life. Written by BBC One

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The series was due to begin being shown on 23 May 2017 but was postponed because of some similarities between the storyline and the Manchester Arena terrorist explosion on 22 May 2017. See more »


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I Think It's Going to Rain Today
Composed by Randy Newman
Performed by Nina Simone
Nina Simone appears courtesy of The Nina Simone Charitable Trust and Steven Ames Brown
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Gets better with every episode
27 June 2017 | by See all my reviews

I'm gonna be honest and shallow here. Then get deeper. Shallow bit. I started watching this, because Anna Friel was in it, and I fancy the pants off her. Always have. Always will. Even when she plays a hopeless down and out mother of three kids. The lack of a father figure doesn't belittle her situation, whatever some critics say. Deeper bit. This drama just gets better and better with every episode. It really shouldn't matter what your creed or colour or politics are, this drama encapsulates all that is so troubled with humanity right now, with right and wrong, justice and injustice, fairness and unfairness, and political correctness. I'm not anymore a Christian, far less a Catholic. But that doesn't mean that I don't respect those views. In his role, Sean Bean, IMHO, portrays our human and humane struggles to perfection, irrespective of our religious beliefs. And if you disagree, that is because you are religiously or politically biased. IMHO. # Tolerance


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