New Season: Acquisitions

RTÉ Television continues to bring Irish viewers the best international drama with the return of big hit series Homeland, Revenge, Grey's Anatomy, Big Bang Theory, CSI, The Mentalist and many more. New series Hell on Wheels starring Colm Meaney also rolls onto RTÉ Two.

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2 Broke Girls

TX:
RTÉ Two (Season 2)
Genre:
Acquisitions

Still broke and still living in New York, Max and Caroline are still a long way off trying to raise enough money to open their own cupcake business but will an encounter with a celebrity home maker bring the girls one step closer to making all their dreams come true?










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Blue Bloods

TX:
RTÉ Two (Season 3)
Genre:
Acquisitions

Attention all Blue Bloods fans, The Reagans have reported back for duty with series three of the hit US drama set to return to screens on RTÉ Two. Tom Selleck is back in his role as Frank Reagan, the New York City Police Commissioner who heads both the police force and the Reagan family. Danny faces further challenges keeping his temper in check as a detective, Jamie continues to try and prove himself as a rookie cop while Erin struggles to balance work in the District Attorney's office with life as a single mom.

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Criminal Minds

TX:
RTÉ Two, Monday 16th July, 9.00pm (Season 7)
Genre:
Acquisitions

Brand new season seven of the hit police series continues with the FBI's Behavioural Analysis Unit (BAU) team acclimatising to having Prentiss back.
They work on a variety of cases involving bank-robbing serial killers, a copycat murderer, home invasions and a kidnapper whose victims turn up in the Arizona desert.
The team reopens the case of Morgan's missing cousin and travels to Oregon to investigate a series of ritual killings.

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CSI

TX:
RTÉ Two (Season 13)
Genre:
Acquisitions

Ted Danson stars as DB Russell when CSI returns to RTÉ Two for a 13th season. Fans who've been on the edge of their seats since the season 12 finale will learn about the disappearance of Russell's granddaughter, Nick's decision to quit and the shooting of Conrad Ecklie when season 13 kicks off.

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CSI NY

TX:
RTÉ Two (Season 9)
Genre:
Acquisitions

Det. Mac Taylor (Gary Sinise) and the CSI New York team are back for a ninth season on RTÉ Two. In the season opener someone has been setting fires around the city and a captain from the New York City Fire Department is killed in a blaze. Desperate to catch the person responsible, Mac teams up a convicted arsonist to solve the case.

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Grey's Anatomy

TX:
RTÉ Two (Season 9)
Genre:
Acquisitions

The season finale of season 8 saw a devastating loss to the Seattle Grace team when Lexie was killed in a plane crash. In the aftermath of Lexie's death Meredith, Cristina, Mark, Derek and Arizona fight to stay alive in the woods. Will Owen send out the search parties in time to locate and rescue his wife and staff? Or will it be too late for some of the injured team?



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Hell on Wheels

TX:
RTÉ Two, Friday 7th September, 9.00pm
Genre:
Acquisitions

Hell on Wheels tells an epic story of post-Civil War America, focusing on Cullen Bohannon, a former Confederate soldier, and his dramatic journey west as he struggles to leave his past behind. The show depicts the traveling town known as Hell on Wheels, a dangerous, raucous, lawless melting pot that follows and services the construction of the first transcontinental railroad. Starring Colm Meaney.

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Homeland

TX:
RTÉ Two, Tuesday 2nd October, 9.00pm
Genre:
Acquisitions

The hit psychological drama Homeland starring Claire Danes and Damian Lewis returns for an eagerly anticipated second series. Carrie Mathison burnt her bridges with the CIA at the end of the debut season.
Season two sees her working as a professor at an unknown location when her old colleague Saul contacts her and asks her to work on a three-day undercover mission to Beirut. Meanwhile Brody is working on his political career trying to prove he has no links to terrorism. Will he become entangled in Carrie's new mission?

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Mad Men

TX:
RTÉ Two, Friday 7th September, 9.55pm
Genre:
Acquisitions

Put your feet up and fix yourself a bourbon, the much-anticipated fifth season of Mad Men comes to RTÉ. Set in 1960s New York, Mad Men follows the lives of the ruthlessly competitive men and women of Madison Avenue advertising, specifically fledgling agency Sterling Cooper Draper Pryce.






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New Girl

TX:
RTÉ Two (Season 2)
Genre:
Acquisitions

The second season of the successful comedy series returns to RTÉ. The season one finale saw the gang stranded in the desert as Nick had second thoughts about moving into his own place. Jess, the eponymous new girl, continues to challenge and charm her housemates with her 'adorkable' ideas about friendship and romance while her glamorous friend Cece is still the focus of Schmidt's amorous intentions and may have developed mutual feelings for him.

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Revenge

TX:
RTÉ Two (Season 2)
Genre:
Acquisitions

Following the huge success of its debut season Revenge is back for a second series on RTÉ Two. In season one Emily Thorn (Emily VanCamp) came to the Hamptons on a quest for revenge after her father was framed for a crime he didn't commit, this time Emily's thirst for vengeance will involve the search for her long-lost mother.


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The Big Bang Theory

TX:
RTÉ Two (Season 6)
Genre:
Acquisitions

The sixth season of the hit comedy series returns to RTÉ with the group of loveable supergeeks adjusting to life after Howard and Bernadette's wedding. Sheldon and Amy's relationship flourishes in its own inimitable way after holding hands in public for the first time, Howard and Penney continue to explore their differences, Raj deals with being the only singleton in the group and Howard continues his travels in space.

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The Mentalist

TX:
RTÉ One (Season 5)
Genre:
Acquisitions

Simon Baker returns for a fifth season on RTÉ One as former "psychic" Patrick Jane, a consultant to the fictional California Bureau of Investigation (CBI), who uses the highly developed observational skills he previously employed to "read" peoples' minds. This time around viewers will see the darker side of Patrick Jane as the hunt for Red John reaches a climax.

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Two And A Half Men

TX:
RTÉ Two (Season 10)
Genre:
Acquisitions

Walden, Alan and Jake are back for the tenth series of Two and a Half Men. The finale of season nine saw Jake decide to enlist in the army following his high school graduation. Will Cadet Harper survive basic training?




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