Kevin McGahern

Kevin McGahern

Originally from Cavan, Kevin first began performing stand up in 2009 before joining the popular television series The Hardy Bucks on RTÉ 2 as Simcard. After featuring in a number of sketches on the show, Kevin took over as host of Republic of Telly, initially alongside Bernard O’Shea and Jennifer Maguire before flying solo in 2015. He has performed in a number of festivals including Kilkenny Cat Laughs, Vodafone Festival at the Iveagh Gardens, Forbidden Fruit and at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. He presented the documentary Kevin McGahern’s Fast & Furious for RTÉ in 2015. Following on from this, he presented a three-part series in 2016 for RTÉ called Kevin McGahern’s America. 2019 saw him tour with his solo show Solo Pollo.

“Funny, bright and entertaining” Irish Independent




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