Best new Irish TV Shows (2017 overview - TV & Netflix)



A list containing the best recent shows from the Irish. A nice treat for people interested in Irish culture or are in love with the irresistible accent – watch Mobs Mhericeá, for instance.
The Vore's TV staff selects the top best Irish TV series of 2017 on TV, DVD or Netflix. Are Stuart Carolan, Allan Cubitt & Eugene O'Brien Ireland {Republic}'s best creators?


Ireland {Republic} country statistics

Ireland {Republic}2017
Country popularity
72%
Country ranking#22
Familiar facesTom Vaughan-Lawlor, Killian Scott & Aoibhinn McGinnity
Trending showsRed Rock, Love/Hate & The Fall
Amount of country shows per year from 2010 to 2017

2 Irish TV series scheduled for release this year.

The number of productions from Ireland is always steady around 40 new shows a year.

2017 releases - most anticipated titles to watch

Striking out ( | RTÉ One)

A new legal tv show coming from Ireland about a woman who sets up her own practice after leaving the prestigious law firm of a her ex-fiance.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=95SQZSHRGbg
StarringAmy Huberman, Rory Keenan, Emmet Byrne, Brahm Gallagher
Themesdrama, legal,

Best Irish TV series on Netflix or DVD in 2017

Best Irish TV series out on DVD, Bluray or VOD (Netflix, Amazon).

  1. Love/Hate (Since 3-10-2010 , Season: 5 - RTÉ One)
  2. Dublin's underworld is a grimmy place - Love/Hate captures the city's gang culture fantasticly in this beautiful drama series.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IipMYjcStwg

    CreatorStuart Carolan
    StarringTom Vaughan-Lawlor, Killian Scott & Aoibhinn McGinnity
    Similar tv showsRebellion
    Themescorruption, drugs, violence, crime, drama,
    Keywordsdangerous, dark, dramatic, dynamic,
    CountryIreland {Republic}
    Rating
    85%
    Buy/stream it Amazon / Netflix / iTunes

  3. The Fall (Since 12-5-2013 , Season: 3 - RTÉ One)
  4. A cat and mouse game between a serial killer around Belfast and a female detective from London.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dyFrBC1rAcg

    CreatorAllan Cubitt
    StarringGillian Anderson, Jamie Dornan & John Lynch
    Similar tv showsBroadchurch, The Killing
    Themesdeath, police, drama, thriller,
    Keywordsaction-packed, deceptive, intriguing,
    CountryUnited Kingdom
    Rating
    80%
    Buy/stream it Amazon / Netflix / iTunes

  5. Pure Mule: The Last Weekend (Since 6-9-2009 , Season: 1 - RTÉ Two)
  6. A sequel to Pure Mule (2005); rural tales about family and friendships.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4vYH15L7a3Q

    CreatorEugene O'Brien
    StarringGarrett Lombard, Charlene McKenna & JJ Feild
    Themeslove, drama,
    Keywordsnoteworthy, realistic,
    CountryIreland {Republic}
    Rating
    80%
    Buy/stream it Amazon / Netflix

  7. Mobs Mhericeá (Since 27-9-2007 , Season: 5 - TG4)
  8. A documentary series about the Irish mobs.


    Creator
    StarringAidan Higgins, Eamonn Draper & Michael Kinsella
    Themesmafia, violence, documentary,
    Keywordsauthentic, realistic, truthful,
    CountryIreland {Republic}
    Rating
    80%
    Buy/stream it Amazon / Netflix

  9. Father & Son (Since 20-7-2009 , Season: 1 - RTÉ One)
  10. A mini-series about an English kingpin who moves to Dublin. Great effort.


    CreatorFrank Deasy
    StarringDougray Scott, Sophie Okonedo & Ian Hart
    Similar tv showsHeist
    Themesjustice, mafia, drama,
    Keywordsauthentic, conversational, emotional, family-oriented,
    CountryIreland {Republic} United Kingdom
    Rating
    75%
    Buy/stream it Amazon / Netflix

Recent 2016 shows

Good Irish TV series that did not make the decade list

Rebellion by Colin Teeval

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2ueThSkUgk4

A period drama mini-series about the origins of (modern) Ireland.

Release date3-1-2016
CountryIreland {Republic}
StarringRuth Bradley, Paul Reid and Brian McCardie
Associated withdrama, war,
NetworkRTE