Channel 4 has given its first look at the third and final series of the hit comedy series Derry Girls.
A coming-of-age show about a group of teenagers growing up in Northern Ireland in the 1990s will be back soon, the broadcaster has announced.
The trailer premieres today on Saint Patrick’s Day, and stars Nicola Coughlan, Saoirse-Monica Jackson, Louisa Harland, Jamie-Lee O’Donnell and Dylan Llewellyn to return for the final installment.
While season one saw the group go through their teenage years against the backdrop of The Troubles, season two saw them navigate their parents, partisanship, love interests, and school amid a progression. precarious peace.
Now series three sees the group move closer to adulthood. In the clip, Bridgerton star Coughlan, who plays Clare, tells the group: “If you fail the GCSEs, the school won’t put you back.”
Siobhan McSweeney, who plays Sister Michael, and Ian McElhinney as Granda Joe also feature in the teaser for the much-anticipated show alongside protagonists Clare, Erin, Orla, Michelle, and James.
The family-centric comedy also stars Tara Lynne O’Neill as Ma Mary and Kathy Clarke as Aunt Sarah eyeing their new plumber in the trailer.
O’Neill says: “If you’re getting this hot, you should at least have the usual courtesy of being a little thick.”
Derry Girls creator Lisa McGee has previously said that the upcoming dark comedy series will be the final one.
The second season of the Channel 4 show was filmed in 2018 but the third season was delayed because of the coronavirus.
https://www.independent.ie/entertainment/channel-4-releases-first-look-at-final-series-of-derry-girls-41458863.html Channel 4 releases the first of the last series of Derry Girls