Patrick Kielty’s perceptive performances are interspersed with dynamic punchlines and hysterical observations. Patrick’s unique views on the world and coolly crude jokes are lapped up by audiences across the country and abroad, and make him one of the most influential comedians on the circuit. His slick style and ability to engage an audience with jokes and topics tailored to his crowd have made him a star. Patrick Kielty began performing when he was a student, impersonating Irish sportsmen, celebrities and politicians, and his career as a comedian took flight while he was still at university.
After winning the Guinness Entertainer of the Year award, Patrick presented the SUS show and PK Tonight on Irish television before moving on to present Last Chance Lottery, Patrick Kielty Almost Live and After The Break all of which had UK-wide distribution. Although Patrick is known by many for his roles as a television presenter on Love Island, Fame Academy, Sport Relief, Comic Relief does Fame Academy and other television programmes, his first love is stand-up comedy. The famous comedian’s success has seen him headline on Live at the Apollo and has seen him carry out extensive UK tours, with his performance at Belfast’s Grand Opera House being released on DVD.
An accomplished presenter, Patrick Kielty has hosted several television programmes, including This Morning and The One Show. Patrick’s infectious personality makes him extremely popular with audiences who also love his slightly wicked sense of humour. Patrick most recently presented the quiz show Debatable, several episodes of The One Show, appeared on Loose Women, in Alan Davies: As Yet Untitled and has involved himself in several television documentaries.
He presented My Dad, the Peace Deal and Me for BBC Two on the 20th anniversary of the Good Friday Agreement. The documentary delved into the unrest in Northern Ireland and what has changed since the agreement. Patrick is a multi-talented comedian and presenter with significant experience and knowledge. A consummate professional, Patrick is naturally charming and confident on stage and camera. He is perfect for corporate events and television entertainment, excelling as a presenter and stand-up comedian.