The BBC has reported that, Irish actor Frank Kelly, best known for playing Father Jack in comedy Father Ted, has died aged 77.

Kelly had been a veteran of the stage and screen for 60 years.

Father Ted was an excellent comedy series. It followed the lives of three Priests and their housemaid Mrs Doyle. Father Ted showed that comedy could come in the most unlikely settings and religion could be comical without being offensive.

Here is one of the  classic scenes involving Father Jack played by Frank Kelly RIP.
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