Rebellion – Rte One, 1916 Based TV Drama
As supplier of vintage bikes to the TV industry, we are anticipating Rte’s latest offering – Rebellion. This five-part TV drama which has been produced to mark the centenary of the Easter Rising, covers the events of 1916 beginning with the Easter Rising in Dublin. It is based around fictional characters who cross paths with well-known figures from history such as Patrick Pearse, James Connolly, Eamon deValera, Countess Markievicz and Dr. Kathleen Lynn.
Rebellion starts with the outbreak of World War 1 with events being seen through the eyes of young women, men and their families from Dublin, Belfast, and London.
Cast members include an array of talented actors & actresses such as: Charlie Murphy (Love/Hate; Ripper Street), Ruth Bradley (Love/Hate; Dr.Who), Sarah Greene (Vikings; Penny Dreadful), Brian Gleeson (Snow White and the Huntsman; Love/Hate); Michelle Fairley (Game of Thrones ; Harry Potter & The Deathly Hallows Part 1) and Ian McElhinney (Game of Thrones; Michael Collins).
The first airing on our screens will be on Rte One @ 9.30pm on Sunday 3rd January 2016.