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Nowhere Fast airs on RTE 2 Monday 13th at 10pm

Posted by Deadpan Pictures on November 13, 2017  /   No Comments

Deadpan Pictures’ comedy ‘Nowhere Fast’ will air on RTE2 tonight at 10pm. The six part comedy drama is the brain child of stand up comedian Alison Spittle and is a comedy about life in small town Ireland as seen from the perspective of the returning millennial. Alison will play our leading lady, Angela.  Starring alongside Spittle are Clare Monnelly (Moone Boy), Genevieve Hulme Beaman (Pondling) as Angela’s best friends Mary and Brid, with Angela’s family being played by a stellar cast including Cathy Belton (Red Rock/Roy) and Mark Doherty (Moone Boy/ A Film with Me in It). The Series is written by Spittle and Simon Mulholland, with additional writing by …


Can’t Cope Won’t Cope – RTE2 Launch

Posted by Deadpan Pictures on September 22, 2016  /   No Comments

Deadpan Pictures launches brand new darkly comic drama Can’t Cope, Won’t Cope on RTE2 Can’t Cope, Won’t Cope, written by Stefanie Preissner and directed by Cathy Brady, is a six-part series about two Cork girls whose lives revolve around partying in Dublin but who start to drift apart as one of them spirals out of control. Irish audiences got to see the drama first when it aired with a special double-bill episode on Monday, September 19th at 10pm on RTÉ2. Starring up-and-coming actresses Seána Kerslake (A Date for Mad Mary) and Nika McGuigan (Traders,) Can’t Cope, Won’t Cope shines a light on what it’s like to be young and somewhat reckless …


Can’t Cope Won’t Cope Starts Shooting

Posted by Deadpan Pictures on April 20, 2016  /   No Comments

    Stills Photography by Karl Hussey http://www.karlhussey.com/ Deadpan Pictures’ comedy drama ‘Can’t Cope Won’t Cope’ has started shooting in Dublin. Starring the magnetic new talent of Seana Kerslake (Dollhouse) and Nika McGuigan (Traders) as our leading ladies, with turns from Amy Huberman (Threesome), Norma Sheahan (Moone Boy) and Eileen Walsh (Catastrophe) the 6-part half-hour series is written by Stefanie Preissner (Solpadeine is my Boyfriend), being produced by Ailish McElmeel (Burning Wishes) and directed by Cathy Brady (Glue for e4). Can’t Cope Won’t Cope follows two Cork girls, Aisling and Danielle, as they navigate Dublin and the perilous waters of adulthood. Fuelled by Vodka and bolstered by a sense of …