Dermot Morgan joins Gay Byrne from London on the Late Late Show.

Funnyman Dermot Morgan joined Gay Byrne on the Late Late Show from London by a live link-up.

Dermot Morgan was in London playing Father Ted Crilly in a new comedy series for Channel 4 called 'Father Ted'. Although a household name in Ireland, Dermot Morgan had not yet achieved success in the UK. 'Father Ted' was first broadcast in 1995 receiving critical acclaim bringing him recognition outside of Ireland.

Dermot Morgan talks about life in London and his encounter with a Limerick taxi driver.

Other guests on the show included Rosaleen Linehan and Niall Toibin.

This episode of The Late Late Show was broadcast on 23 December 1994.