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Zoom, What was that?

I was on the phone with my nephew Jarlath to tell him the Breeders gig we were going to see last night had been cancelled because of hurricane Ophelia when he said, “it just came up on the BBC news that Sean Hughes died” . It’s just one of those weird ridiculous sentences that you […]

I want to practise thespianism!!!

It’s been two weeks since I treaded the boards in the Gaiety Theatre. It seems to have flown by. I was cast in the part of the “loud” missionary and a couple of other minor roles in John B Keane’s The Chastitute back in April. It was something that came out of the blue and […]

Try Pod!

Roughly every two weeks I put out a new podcast. My podcast is called PodaRooney. I thought it was a good name; y’know like whackarooney, smasharooney, bloggaroony. I have been podarooneying now for nearly two and a half years. The format is fairly straight forward mostly in that I interview someone and have a bit […]

I AM FATHER DAMO FROM FATHER TED

About twenty years ago I played the part of Father Damo in Father Ted. Father Damo was to Father Dougal the kind of bad influence you try to keep your son or daughter away from but they will inevitably gravitate towards. Father Damo wore an earring, smoked and stole and told his superiors they were, […]

Booking A Comedian For Corporate Events

I know, lets book a comedian for our corporate event! Yep, that’s a good idea. No seriously, that is a good idea but where do you go to find one? Well you can Google search, ” book a comedian” and no doubt a raft of booking agents will come up and they will be able […]

PINTBABY!!!

Here is my PintBaby song which has received the official approval of PintMammy!!

 

My Show Reel

I am not just an Irish stand up comedian y’know! I am an actor and writer too . Here are a few films I have done recently and quite a few years ago including; Father Ted, Red Rock, South, Lean On Me, Adolf and Eva and Flying Saucers, Rock n’ Roll.

Happy Dead Flowers Day!

#actorslife #noonecares

I spent the weekend running around the small town of Drumlish dressed as a priest having a panic attack. It was cold and obviously it was a rehash of the Father Damo character I played in Father Ted but there are worse ways of making a living. Anyway at no point did I feel the […]

Trump, Irish Comedy and my podcast PodaRooney

Like everyone I am reeling under the reality of President Trump. It must be inspiring for anyone who is an advocate of the self help books that are manifest that a man with such obvious lack of the qualifications  personality traits to be suitable for the position of President of the United States of America […]