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: Will – 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), 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.
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.
Danny is currently appearing in the New season of Moone Boy (series 2) Mondays @ 9pm on Sky 1
We are delighted to announce that Danny Kehoe has been cast in the role of Will in exciting new feature Wild.
The film also features Shameless star Emma Greenwell. For more production info click here
Deirdre Monaghan and Liam Burke have also joined the cast in minor roles. The film written by Vivienne DeCourcy is currently shooting in Dublin.
Click Here to read the excellent review from Entertainment.ie for Someone Who’ll Watch Over Me, featuring Art Kearns and Danny Kehoe