Award-winning Irish stand-up comedian and actor Rory O’ Hanlon is a firm favourite at comedy clubs across the UK and Ireland. Described by Chortle as having “presence, poise and timing” and by the Irish Times as having “a joke every 30 seconds”, his quick-fire delivery regularly has audiences crying with laughter.
With credits including RTE’s New Comedy Awards, Republic of Telly and Under the Influence alongside Des Bishop, Rory is quickly becoming one of the most sought-after comedy acts. He's performed consecutive solo shows at Edinburgh Fringe, including performing at in The Stand’s ‘Best of Irish’ show and the Glasgow and Cardiff Comedy Festivals.
Rory is also known internationally, having performed all over the world, from Moscow to Berlin, Monte Carlo to Brussels and Australia, where he performed at the prestigious Perth Comedy Festival.
In addition to performing stand-up, Rory is also a prolific writer, having contributed to the Irish Post, Chortle and Hot Press magazine, and has recently starred in the short film Spring Clean, which reached the final of the 2013 Virgin Short Film Awards.