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As the Beast Sleeps


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n Drama, adapted by Gary Mitchell from his award-winning play, about friendship, loyalty and betrayal, set in modern-day Belfast. When the political leadership of the Ulster
Defence Association bans paramilitary activity, the teams groomed for fighting face a drastic change in lifestyle.
Producers Robert Cooper. Anthony Rowe : Director Harry Bradbeer


Adapted By: Gary Mitchell
Producers: Robert Cooper.
Producers: Anthony Rowe
Director: Harry Bradbeer
Kyle: Stuart Graham
Freddie: Patrick O'Kane
Sandra: Laine Megaw
Joe: Daniel McGrady
Dougie: Conor Grimes
Mac: Alan McKee
Jack: Frank McCusker
Sadie: Moya O'Hara
Norman: Sean Kearns
Heck: Lalor Roddy
Soup: Gerard Jordan
Bap: Michael Liebmann
Wee Rab: Packie Lee
Herbie: Dick Holland
Larry: Colum Convey
Alec: David Hayman
Al: Tom Magill
Browner: Tom Collins

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