Father Figure

New family sitcom written by and starring Irish comedian Jason Byrne.

Episodes

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Birthday Lunch20120211

Family sitcom written by and starring Irish comedian Jason Byrne. Tom Whyte, much to the consternation of his overbearing Mother, decides to cook his Dad a Birthday lunch for a family get-together. What he intends to put on the table undergoes a transformation by serving time whilst best friend Roddy brings an especially unappetising contribution to the meal.

Tom Whyte.... Jason Byrne

Elaine Whyte.... Lucy Montgomery

Dylan Whyte.... Dominic Applewhite

Mary Whyte....Pauline McLynn

Pat Whyte.... Dermot Crowley

Roddy.... Michael Smiley

Producer... Julia McKenzie.

New family sitcom written by and starring Irish comedian Jason Byrne.

People Carrying20120204

New family sitcom written by and starring Irish comedian Jason Byrne. Tom Whyte and his family are on their way to a wedding. It's all going well until they hit a traffic jam. Before long traffic laws are being broken; the rescue services are on their way and there's a few surprises waiting for them in the lay-by.

Tom Whyte.... Jason Byrne

Elaine Whyte.... Lucy Montgomery

Dylan Whyte.... Dominic Applewhite

Mary Whyte.... Pauline McLynn

Pat Whyte.... Dermot Crowley

Roddy.... Michael Smiley

Producer.... Julia McKenzie.

New family sitcom written by and starring Irish comedian Jason Byrne.

Pilot2010041020130618 (BBC7)
20140808 (BBC7)

A new Belfast house-husband has a dog of a first day, as he embraces his change of lifestyle. Stars Jason Byrne. From April 2010.

A new Belfast house-husband has a dog of a first day as he embraces his change of lifestyle. Stars Jason Byrne.

The Power Cut20120225

Family sitcom written by and starring Irish comedian Jason Byrne. It's a Saturday night for cosying up in front of Strictly Come Dancing but best laid plans are about to be changed - for the better?

Tom Whyte.... Jason Byrne

Elaine Whyte.... Lucy Montgomery

Dylan Whyte.... Dominic Applewhite

Mary Whyte....Pauline McLynn

Pat Whyte.... Dermot Crowley

Roddy.... Michael Smiley

Producer.Julia McKenzie.

New family sitcom written by and starring Irish comedian Jason Byrne.

The Wake20120218

New family sitcom written by and starring Irish comedian Jason Byrne. Much to Tom's squeamish alarm he is at an Uncle's wake and expected to play a full part in proceedings. It doesn't look as though the priest or his family are going to be especially comforting either.

Tom Whyte.... Jason Byrne

Elaine Whyte.... Lucy Montgomery

Dylan Whyte.... Dominic Applewhite

Mary Whyte....Pauline McLynn

Pat Whyte.... Dermot Crowley

Roddy.... Michael Smiley

Producer...Julia McKenzie.

New family sitcom written by and starring Irish comedian Jason Byrne.

01People Carrying2012020420130625 (BBC7)
20140815 (BBC7)

New family sitcom written by and starring Irish comedian Jason Byrne. Tom Whyte and his family are on their way to a wedding. It's all going well until they hit a traffic jam. Before long traffic laws are being broken; the rescue services are on their way and there's a few surprises waiting for them in the lay-by.

Tom Whyte.... Jason Byrne

Elaine Whyte.... Lucy Montgomery

Dylan Whyte.... Dominic Applewhite

Mary Whyte.... Pauline McLynn

Pat Whyte.... Dermot Crowley

Roddy.... Michael Smiley

Producer.... Julia McKenzie.

Tom Whyte and his family are on their way to a wedding. It's all going well until they hit a traffic jam. Before long traffic laws are being broken; the rescue services are on their way and there's a few surprises waiting for them in the lay-by.

02Birthday Lunch2012021120130702 (BBC7)
20140822 (BBC7)

Family sitcom written by and starring Irish comedian Jason Byrne. Tom Whyte, much to the consternation of his overbearing Mother, decides to cook his Dad a Birthday lunch for a family get-together. What he intends to put on the table undergoes a transformation by serving time whilst best friend Roddy brings an especially unappetising contribution to the meal.

Tom Whyte.... Jason Byrne

Elaine Whyte.... Lucy Montgomery

Dylan Whyte.... Dominic Applewhite

Mary Whyte....Pauline McLynn

Pat Whyte.... Dermot Crowley

Roddy.... Michael Smiley

Producer... Julia McKenzie.

Tom Whyte, much to the consternation of his overbearing Mother, decides to cook his Dad a Birthday lunch for a family get-together. What he intends to put on the table undergoes a transformation by serving time whilst best friend Roddy brings an especially unappetising contribution to the meal.

03The Wake2012021820130709 (BBC7)
20140829 (BBC7)

New family sitcom written by and starring Irish comedian Jason Byrne. Much to Tom's squeamish alarm he is at an Uncle's wake and expected to play a full part in proceedings. It doesn't look as though the priest or his family are going to be especially comforting either.

Tom Whyte.... Jason Byrne

Elaine Whyte.... Lucy Montgomery

Dylan Whyte.... Dominic Applewhite

Mary Whyte....Pauline McLynn

Pat Whyte.... Dermot Crowley

Roddy.... Michael Smiley

Producer...Julia McKenzie.

Much to Tom's squeamish alarm he is at an Uncle's wake and expected to play a full part in proceedings. It doesn't look as though the priest or his family are going to be especially comforting either.

04 LASTPower Cut2012022520130716 (BBC7)
20140905 (BBC7)

It's a Saturday night for cosying up in front of Strictly Come Dancing but best laid plans are about to be changed - for the better?

Family sitcom written by and starring Irish comedian Jason Byrne. It's a Saturday night for cosying up in front of Strictly Come Dancing but best laid plans are about to be changed - for the better?

Tom Whyte.... Jason Byrne

Elaine Whyte.... Lucy Montgomery

Dylan Whyte.... Dominic Applewhite

Mary Whyte....Pauline McLynn

Pat Whyte.... Dermot Crowley

Roddy.... Michael Smiley

Producer.Julia McKenzie.

0101People Carrying20120204

Tom Whyte and his family are on their way to a wedding. It's all going well until they hit a traffic jam. Before long traffic laws are being broken; the rescue services are on their way and there's a few surprises waiting for them in the lay-by.

0102Birthday Lunch20120211

Tom Whyte, much to the consternation of his overbearing Mother, decides to cook his Dad a Birthday lunch for a family get-together. What he intends to put on the table undergoes a transformation by serving time whilst best friend Roddy brings an especially unappetising contribution to the meal.

0103The Wake20120218

Much to Tom's squeamish alarm he is at an Uncle's wake and expected to play a full part in proceedings. It doesn't look as though the priest or his family are going to be especially comforting either.

0104The Power Cut20120225

It's a Saturday night for cosying up in front of Strictly Come Dancing but best laid plans are about to be changed - for the better?