Des Bishop

Des Bishop

Ft. Owen Bowness and Jack Burke.

Des Bishop is one of Ireland’s most successful comedians. Originally from NY, he
moved to Ireland at 14 and went on to make six series on Irish Television
including “The Des Bishop Work Experience” and “Des Bishop: Breaking China”,
where he learned enough mandarin Chinese to perform Chinese Stand Up
comedy in one year. He has also released five stand up specials, won two Irish
Film and Television awards, and was featured on HBO’s a Comic’s Climb in 2005.
His critically acclaimed one man show “My Dad was nearly James Bond” about
his father’s battle with terminal Lung Cancer was the smash hit of the Edinburgh
Fringe Festival in 2010, which became the subject of a Documentary for Irish TV
and a book in 2011. He has performed at comedy festivals all over the world and
now the prodigal American has returned to tour the U.S. and Canada in 2018.



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