Hanway Films

Waking Ned Devine

Waking Ned Devine

HanWay Collection


Kirk Jones

David Kelly
Ian Bannen
Fionnula Flanagan

"As charming as the Full Monty... hilarious, delightful" - New York Times.

The international comedy success that made more than $50m at the box office.

When Ned Devine dies from shock after winning the lottery, his two longtime friends, Michael and Jackie, discover the body and agree Ned would want them to benefit from his good luck. They embark upon an outrageous scheme to claim the ticket; but first they have to get the village to go along with their plan...

WINNER: 8 awards including Best Feature at New York Comedy Festival

NOMINEE: BAFTA for Best Newcomer, Screen Actors Guild for Best Actor

UK | English | 1998 | 88 mins