Roisin Conaty’s sitcom GameFace, which she created, writes and stars in, has just aired its first series on E4. The show also hit the US on Hulu in November 2017. This follows the success of the pilot, which aired on the channel in 2014.
Roisin is a brilliant and multi-talented comedian and actress. Having won the Foster’s Edinburgh Comedy Award 2010 for Best Newcomer, Roisin is now one of the nation’s favourite comic faces on television, appearing regularly on hugely popular entertainment shows such as Have I Got News For You (BBC One), 8 Out of 10 Cats does Countdown (Channel 4), Would I Lie To You (BBC One), and has recently appeared on the first episode of the new Channel 4 edition of The Great British Bake Off: An Extra Slice, having been a series regular on the BBC2 series. She will appear on the Stand Up to Cancer Celebrity Bake Off later this year, which will be broadcast in Spring 2018.
Roisin is also known for her starring roles in Impractical Jokers (BBC3) and as Jo in the much-loved Man Down (Channel 4), the latter of which she returned to in 2015 for the second series. In 2015, she also appeared in the first series of Broadcast award nominated Taskmaster (Dave) and Russell Howard’s Stand Up Central (Comedy Central).
Other TV and Radio appearances include 8 Out of 10 Cats (Channel 4), Room 101 (BBC1), Alan Davies: As Yet Untitled (Dave), BBC Three’s hit show Russell Howard’s Good News, A League Of Their Own (Sky1), Travel Man with Richard Ayoade (Channel 4), The Last Leg (Channel 4), Very British Problems (Channel 4); Alternative Election Show (Channel 4); Dave’s One Night Stand (Dave channel), The News Quiz (Radio 4), Virtually Famous (E4), Celebrity Advice Bureau (W Channel), Duck Quacks Don’t Echo (Sky1), The Jonathan Ross Show (ITV1) and Dilemma (Radio 4). She was also a series regular for The Great British Bake Off: An Extra Slice on BBC2. At the end of 2012, she also hosted her own one hour comedy special called Roisin Conaty’s What If? for BBC Radio 1.
Quotes for Roisin:
“Fast paced, refreshing and exciting talent with an engaging and original world-view”
The Sunday Times
“A terrific stand-up, frank and very funny”
Quotes for GameFace:
“A filthy, slapsticky, cocklewarming half hour comedy”
The Sunday Times
“Honest contemporary comedy with a wicked edge”
Visit Roisin’s website at: www.roisinconaty.com
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