Famous Television Producers from Ireland

List of notable or famous television producers from Ireland, with bios and photos, including the top television producers born in Ireland and even some popular television producers who immigrated to Ireland. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Irish television producers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These television producers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known television producer from Ireland is included when available.

This list contains people like Denis Leary and Jimmy Carr.

This historic television producers from Ireland list can help answer the questions "Who are some Irish television producers of note?" and "Who are the most famous television producers from Ireland?" These prominent television producers of Ireland may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Irish television producers.

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  • Alan Moloney is an Irish film and television producer. In 2001, alongside Michael Colgan, Alan produced Beckett on Film, a project aimed at making film version of all nineteen of Samuel Beckett's stage plays. Ten of the films were screened at the 2000 Toronto International Film Festival and some shown on Channel 4. The series won the Best TV Drama award at the 6th The South Bank Show Award at the Savoy Theatre in London. In 2006, Moloney worked with Harold Pinter to produce a TV adaptation of the stage play Celebration. In 2007, Moloney produced Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten, directed by Julien Temple. In the same year he also produced The Escapist, which premiered at the Sundance ...more
    • Birthplace: Republic of Ireland, Dublin
  • Ant Ward is a television producer.
    • Birthplace: South Africa
  • Arthur Mathews
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    Arthur Mathews (born 30 April 1959 in Castletown Kilpatrick, Navan, Co Meath, Ireland) is an Irish comedy writer and actor who, often with writing partners such as Graham Linehan, Paul Woodfull and Matt Berry, has either written or contributed to a number of television comedies, such as Father Ted, Big Train, and Toast of London. Mathews has written for other comedy series, including Harry Enfield and Chums.
    • Age: 63
    • Birthplace: County Meath, Republic of Ireland
  • Brendan McCarthy is an Irish film producer and screenwriter based in Dublin, Ireland. Together with John McDonnell, McCarthy runs the Oscar-winning production company Fantastic Films (Ireland).
  • Charles B. Fitzsimons (born 8 May 1924, Ranelagh, County Dublin, Ireland – died 14 February 2001, Los Angeles, California, United States) was an Irish actor who emigrated to the United States, where he became a film producer after ending his acting career. He was a younger brother of famed actress Maureen O'Hara. His name was sometimes spelled as FitzSimons.
    • Age: Dec. at 76 (1924-2001)
    • Birthplace: Republic of Ireland, Ranelagh
  • Denis Leary
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    Denis Colin O'Leary (born August 18, 1957) is an American actor, comedian, singer, writer and producer. Leary was the star and co-creator of Rescue Me, which ended its seventh and final season on September 7, 2011. He has starred in many films including playing Captain George Stacy in Marc Webb's film, The Amazing Spider-Man, Cleveland Browns Head Coach Vince Penn in Ivan Reitman's film, Draft Day, and as the voice of Francis in A Bug's Life and Diego in the Ice Age franchise. From 2015 to 2016, Leary wrote and starred in the comedy series, Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll on FX.
    • Age: 65
    • Birthplace: Worcester, Massachusetts, United States of America