Mrs Brown’s Boys will return to BBC One with a four-part series which had been planned for 2021 but was “thwarted twice” during the pandemic.
Despite being a regular feature on Christmas schedules for more than a decade, the four new episodes will be the first mini-series run since 2013.
Created, written and starring Brendan O’Carroll as mischievous matriarch Agnes Brown, filming will begin in spring with the series set to be broadcast later this year.
Irish actor O’Carroll, 67, said: “This mini-series was actually planned for 2021. “Having been thwarted twice, firstly by Covid-19 and then by a post-Covid shortage of studios, it’s fantastic to, at last, have the chance to make it happen.Read more on ok.co.uk