Danny Kehoe

Danny has been an Actor, Comedian and Improviser since 2004, having begun his career at the infamous Black Box Theatre (Dublin). He then studied voice & movement in Trinity College and drama for four years at the Liberties College.

Film, TV & Theatre credits include: Tony Power – Red Rock (Carraig Rua / Element Pics), various – Calln’s Kicks (famous last words) Will – Born to be Wild (Oasis Films), Barry – Moone Boy (series 2, Sky 1), Talent MC – The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby (BBC 1), Dan Jones – Baptism of Hire, Billy the cameraman – Sgt Mattie (series 2), various characters (hidden camera) on Zig & Zag’s Super Bloopers (series 1 & 2), Security Man & Tommo Whelan (recurring characters) on The Republic of Telly (series 3 – present), Elev8 (Fact Finders, weekly sketches), Hubble (all RTE), The Offside show (TV3), Rhubarb Crumble (Bewleys / Civic *Best ensemble Nomination DTG 2014) Someone who’ll watch over me (various venues & festivals) West Side Story (An Draiocht) and A Little Night Music (O Reilly Theatre) to name but a few.

As a comedian, Danny performs Improvised Comedy regularly with the Dublin Comedy Improv (The International Bar) and The Craic Pack (Bankers Bar & Comedy Club). He has performed all over the country and has been invited to perform at many major festivals both at home and abroad. Danny was a member of the first Irish Comedy Sportz team who were invited to the CSZ Tournament (Milwaukee, USA) in 2004. He reached the semi-finals of So You Think You’re Funny at the Edinburgh Festival (’05), and the semi-finals of The Best Newcomer Competition at the Bulmer’s International Comedy Festival (Dublin) in the same year. He is now a regular host at clubs across the country.

Danny is a co-founder of Ghost Train Willy Sketch Comedy Group, one of the most exciting acts to emerge in recent years.

Danny is also co-founder of The Cardinals – a new long form improvisation group who perform every Wednesday @http://theworkmansclub.com/

In 2010, Danny was honoured to receive a scholarship to spend the summer studying improvisation and writing at the highly prestigious Second City and IO Theatres in Chicago, Illinois, USA.

Off The Cuff – Improv comedy interview with Danny

Danny is also a well established Voice Over Artist.




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Danny Kehoe in Red Rock


Catch Danny playing Tony Power in new Irish soap Red Rock on TV3


Danny Kehoe cast in Red Rock


Danny Kehoe will be appearing in Red Rock – the new TV3 soap as loveable rogue Tony Power. The show will air over 80 episodes in 2015

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Rhubarb Crumble returns


After a sold out run at the Dublin Tiger Fringe Festival, where they received a Best Ensemble nomination, Ghost Train Willy are back with Rhubarb Crumble , Civic Theatre Tallaght, November 26-29th
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