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Episode 2

Broken, Series 1 Episode 2 of 6

Father Michael counsels an enigmatic woman, while a devoted mother is desperate for Father Michael's help when her mentally ill son experiences a psychotic episode.

Release date:

58 minutes

Last on

Tue 6 Jun 2017 22:55
BBC One Northern Ireland, Northern Ireland HD only


Role Contributor
Father Michael KerriganSean Bean
Christina FitzsimmonsAnna Friel
PC Andrew PowellMark Stanley
MariellaClare Calbraith
Lisa FitzsimmonsMacy Shackleton
Jimmy FitzsimmonsDylan Naden
Tommy FitzsimmonsGabriel Downes
Father Michael's Mother Present DayAine Ni Mhuiri
Father Peter FlahertyAdrian Dunbar
SeminarianJames MacCallum
Father Michael Age 18Sam Rintoul
MagistrateHeather Wright
Helen OyenusiMuna Otaru
Vernon OyenusiJerome Holder
Case WorkerSophie Bleasdale
Senior Case WorkerCathy Breeze
Pauline PickeringNaomi Radcliffe
Roz DemichelisPaula Malcomson
Beth KerriganVanessa Earl
ComperePeter Piper
PC Dawn MorrisAisling Loftus
PC Ian WakefieldMatthew Wilson
Sergeant Denis KilcaidTony Hirst
HeadmistressDebra Michaels
PolicemanIain Hoskins
Mortuary AssistantAdam Diggle
Police Liason OfficerArinder Sadhra
Chief Inspector McDonaldLouis Hilyer
Father Michael Age 10Fin Campbell
Young Michael's MotherAoife McMahon
Mrs DevaneyEithne Browne
Young Michael's DadFionn Walton
DirectorAshley Pearce
WriterJimmy McGovern
ProducerColin McKeown
ProducerDonna Molloy
Executive ProducerColin McKeown
Executive ProducerJimmy McGovern
Executive ProducerSean Bean
EditorPatrick Hall
ComposerMatthew Hall
ComposerStephen Vedmore
Production ManagerJac Ashton
Production CompanyLA Productions

Broken - an interview with Jimmy McGovern

Broken - an interview with Jimmy McGovern

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