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Irish women writing TV’s best comedies

From Channel 4’s Derry Girls & Catastrophe to RTE’s Nowhere Fast, female-led Irish comedies are coming thick and fast. Watching Irish comedy on television usually means watching something written and directed by a man. For all the deserved admiration bestowed on talent like Chris O’Dowd, Dylan Moran, Graham Norton, Tommy …

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The Women Of Cat Laughs

The Kilkenny Cat Laughs Comedy Festival is fast approaching and we have picked some funny women for you to go see.  there are some hilarious women perfroming at Cat Laughs this year and we haven’t listed them all. Some others that we definitely recommend are Deirdre O’Kane, Aisling Bea. Joanne McNally, …

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Aisling Bea: 8 out of 10 Cats Captain

Aisling Bea (born Kildare & lives London) has done us all proud and landed herself a spot as team captain on the new Channel series ‘8 Out of 10 Cats’. The last time 8 out of 10 Cats aired was back in December 2014. Jimmy having filmed over 70 shows …

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WATCH: Jo Brand is Damned

Jo Brand and Alan Davies star as stressed social workers struggling to keep control of their private lives and chaotic office. In case there was any doubt that this is a dark comedy it opens with a voice message “Hello, what’s the recommended alcohol allowance for a 12-year-old?”. Social work …

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