Deception (Irish TV series)
|Created by||Gert Thomas|
|Directed by||Liz Gill
|Country of origin||Ireland|
|No. of seasons||1|
|No. of episodes||6|
|Executive producer(s)||Marie Ní Thuathail
|Running time||42 minutes|
|Picture format||576i (SDTV)|
|Original release||7 January 2013– present|
Deception is an Irish prime time television drama airing on TV3. The series, created by Gert Thomas, premiered on Monday 7 January 2013.
When the small housing estate in the suburbs of Galway was built in 2007 it was exclusive; but not any more. The six families that live there have plenty of secrets, with jealousy, betrayal, revenge, and murder behind every door.
- Vincent Walsh as Andrew Stacey
- Nora-Jane Noone as Aoife Stacey
- Kris Edlund as Ann Baker
- Colm O'Maonlaí as Dara Baker
- Danny McColgan as Troy Baker
- Conor Mullen as Jack French
- Leigh Arnold as Caitríona French
- Gavin O'Connor-Duffy as Owen French
- Cora Fenton as Colleen Walsh
- Roisín O'Neill as Emma Walsh
- Eve Mackin as Fiona Woods
- Jim Norton as Larry Joyce
- Sam Smith as Michael Joyce
- Helen Roache as Rose Joyce
- Robbie Walsh as Manga
- Michael Murphy as Zoo
- Jack Harney as Rory
Deception is TV3's first original series which they are also producing. The six episode first series was filmed on a semi-ghost estate in Galway that already reflected "life in post-Celtic Tiger Ireland." The series cost €1.2 million with half of the funding coming from the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland's Sound and Vision Fund.
|No.||Title||Directed by||Written by||Original air date|
|1||"Looking After Number One"||Liz Gill||Paul Walker||7 January 2013|
|2||"To Protect and Serve"||Anne McCabe||Ailbhe Nic Giolla Bhrighde||14 January 2013|
|3||"Hidden"||Liz Gill||Ted Gannon||21 January 2013|
|4||"Practice to Deceive"||Anne McCabe||Len Colin||28 January 2013|
|5||"Happy Loving Couples"||Liz Gill||Christian O'Reilly||4 February 2013|
|6||"The Rising"||11 February 2013|
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