Ciarán Dowd is an Irish comedian, actor and writer and winner of the 2018 Edinburgh Comedy Award for Best Newcomer. His debut solo show Don Rodolfo was described as “the single funniest thing you will see this year” (Telegraph).
Ciarán has appeared in Josh (BBC1), GameFace (E4/Hulu), Zapped (Dave) and has made the most guest appearances on Drunk History (Comedy Central). This year he can be seen in Stephen Merchant’s feature film Fighting With My Family (Film4) and Keith Lemon: Coming in America (ITV2).
Ciarán is also a member of the critically acclaimed sketch group BEASTS. BEASTS have made numerous appearances on BBC Radio 4, were nominated for the Amused Moose Comedy Awards in 2014 and their sell out shows were among the top reviewed at the Edinburgh Fringe in 2014, 2015 and 2016.
“A riot from beginning to end…a cult hit” Chortle
“Greatest of the fools” Scotsman
“Few are as entertaining as Dowd” Guardian
“Achieving the impossible” Fest
“Must-see rising star Ciarán Dowd” Express