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Comedy Legend Sir Ken Dodd Has Died

Sir Ken Dodd passed away at the age of 90, two days after he married his long-term partner. He died at his home in Liverpool with his wife at his side. Dodd was known for his lengthy standup shows and his “tickling sticks”. “To my mind, he was one of the …

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A Tribute To Barry Crimmins

Crimmins, a politically outspoken and whip-smart comic whose efforts in the 70s and 80s fostered the talents of the next generation of stand-up comedians. Just after a month of him announcing his illness Barry Crimmins has passed away. The comedian had been diagnosed with cancer died last week at the age …

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Father Ted & Coronation Street Star Passes Away Aged 91

Dublin actress Doreen Keogh has passed away at the age of 91.  She had been suffering from Alzheimer’s and died peacefully at St Columba’s Hospital in Thomastown, Co Kilkenny, her family confirmed. The Irish actress played Concepta Regan in Coronation Street from the first episodes of the soap in 1960. John …

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Gig News: Edwin Sammon Vs Cancer

After 10 years performing stand up, Irish comic Edwin Sammon has established himself as one of the most popular acts in the country. His unpredictable and immensely likable style saw audiences award him the Tedfest Golden Toilet Duck in 2011 for best comedian and led to him supporting the likes of Jason Byrne, Fred Cooke …

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SNL Member & Voice of Luigi dies at 62

Tony Rosato was an Italian-Canadian comedian, actor and voice actor. He is one of the few to have appeared on both the Saturday Night Live and SCTV cast. On January 10th 2017 Tony passed away due to a heart attack at the age of 62. He first became known when he joined …

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R.I.P Comedian and Actor Kevin Meaney

Irish / American comedy legend Kevin Meaney passed away last week at the age of 60 at his home in Forestburgh, New York. Meaney was most known to audiences for his family humor often poking fun at his Irish-American roots. Meaney — usually in a signature bow-tie — was a successful …

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