Derry Girl creator Lisa McGee’s new series’ cast has been revealed

Pic: Aidan Monaghan/Hat Trick via Channel 4

If you’ve been missing Derry Girls, then we have some good news for you.

The creator of the series, Lisa McGee, has been working tirelessly on her next show.

How To Get To Heaven From Belfast is set to start filming and will air on Netflix in the coming months.

And now we have a cast for the series.

Lisa McGee Pic: Netflix

The lead cast will include The Dry’s Roísín Gallagher as Saoirse, Fair City and Unforgotten’s Sinéad Keenan as Robyn and Love/Hate’s Caoilfhionn Dunne as Dara.

Roísín Gallagher

They will play three childhood friends, now in their late 30s, who come together over news of a fourth friend’s death, leading them on a dark, dangerous and hilarious odyssey through Ireland and beyond as they try to piece together the truth of the past.

Sinéad Kennan

Creator, writer and executive producer Lisa McGee said: “I couldn’t be more excited to start production on How To Get To Heaven From Belfast.

Caoilfhionn Dunne

“I’ve loved writing Saoirse, Robyn and Dara – three flawed, funny women who are about to embark on the most thrilling and terrifying adventure of their lives. A mystery full of twists and turns that will keep you guessing and make you laugh out loud. Let’s go girls!”

Watch this space for more updates!

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