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Des has appeared on many live stand-up shows including Edinburgh Comedy Festival Live (BBC), Live at the Comedy Store (Comedy Central) and Australian music themed quiz show Spicks and Specks (ABC). He was also the star of HBO’s A Comic’s Climb about his debut at the Aspen Comedy festival in 2005. He made a sharp cameo appearance in Jim Sheridan’s movie In America and he has co-written two successful stage plays: Rap Eire and Shooting Gallery, the latter being commissioned as a drama adaptation by RTE / Grand Pictures for broadcast in 2016.


In total, Des has released six bestselling stand-up DVDs: Des Bishop Live at Vicar Street(2004); Des Bishop Live (2005); Des Bishop – Fitting In (2006); Des Bishop – Tongues (2007); Desfunctional (2009); and Made in China (2015). In 2016 Des launched the Des Bishop Podcast where he talks to comics, politicians, artists and whoever he finds interesting about life on both sides of the Atlantic. Des also appeared on Ireland’s Dancing with the Stars in 2017. The openness and honesty of Des’ presenting style combined with his restless imagination and perceptive comic observations make Des Bishop a must-see for fans of unique, insightful and provocative comedy.