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Father Ted to return as musical, co-creator says

Father Ted to return as musical, co-creator says

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Cult comedy Father Ted is set to return as a musical, its co-creator has confirmed. Graham Linehan said the show, called Pope Ted: The Father Ted Musical, was almost written. Fellow writer Arthur Matthews and the Divine Comedy's Neil Hannon, who wrote the show's theme tune and original music, are involved in the project. Linehan said it would be "the real final episode of Father Ted".He told the BBC: "It's like putting on an old pair of slippers."The sitcom ran for three series between 1995-98 on Channel 4, chronicling the escapades of Irish parish priest Father Ted Crilly. Skip Twitter post by @Glinner ‘Pope Ted—The Father Ted Musical’ written by Arthur M...