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.
Danny is also a well established Voice Over Artist.
Catch Danny playing Tony Power in new Irish soap Red Rock on TV3
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
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
For details see here