Channel 4’s popular series Derry Girls is a black comedy series. The fans of Derry Girls have been eagerly waiting for the new season of the series to release.
Derry Girls: Has The Show Been Renewed For A Third Season?
The second season of Derry Girls premiered in March last year. The show was renewed and the new season was to premiere some time in 2020. Till now there is no news on when the series will premiere its third season.
It has been reported that the premiere of the show has been delayed. The shooting of the third season was stopped due to the spread of coronavirus. The viewers can expect to watch season 3 of Derry Girls in late 2020 or early 2021.
What Is The Premise Of Derry Girls?
Derry Girls is set in the city of Derry in Northern Ireland in the 1990s. The city of Derry was very badly affected due to the Trouble. The show follows the lives of five teenaged school goers. Erin and her cousin Orla along with their friends Clare and Michelle are navigating through their teen years. The girl gang is joined by Michelle’s cousin James.
The girls attend an all-girls Catholic school in the town. Erin and Orla have a big family. The girls stay with Erin’s parents and her younger sister. Orla’s mother also stays with them. Erin and Orla’s maternal grandfather also lives with them. Michelle lives with her mother. Her cousin James comes and lives with them as his mother is going through a divorce.
Derry Girls: Who Are Part Of The Cast Of The Show?
Saoirse-Monica Jackson portrays the role of Erin Quinn. Erin is 16 years old. She is passionate and ambitious but gets affected by the opinions others have for her. Louisa Harland portrays the role of Orla McCool. Orla is 15 years old. She is Erin’s cousin’s sister. She is a quiet person by nature. Nicola Coughlan portrays the role of Clare Devlin. Clare and Erin are best friends. Jamie-Lee O’Donnell portrays the role of Michelle Mallon. Michelle is Erin’s other best friend. Dylan Llewellyn is seen as James Maguire. James and Michelle are maternal cousins. James is staying with Michelle in Derry.
Derry Girls has been created by Lisa McGee.