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Irish Stand-up Comedian and TV Presenter
Dara O'Briain Bio Details
Date of birth
Bray, County Wicklow, Ireland
Stand-Up Comedian (1994)
TV Presenter (1995)
O'Briain studied maths and theoretical physics at University College Dublin.
Dara has hosted an eclectic mix of programmes, 'Mock the Week' to 'The Apprentice: You’re Fired' to 'Science Club' to 'The School of Hard Sums'. As well as these, he has also appeared with Griff Rhys Jones and Rory McGrath in the series 'Three Men in a Boat' and a number of spin-off series based on the same premise - 'Three Men in Another Boat', 'Three Men in More Than One Boat', 'Three Men go to Ireland', 'Three Men go to Scotland', 'Three Men go to Venice' & 'Three Men go to New England'
A fan of Twitter, Dara is not scared to take on twitter trolls, and came 17th in The Independent's Twitter 100, a list of the most influential tweeters of all time.