Kevin Gildea

Kevin Gildea

Kevin Gildea began his comedy career in the sketch group Mr Trellis, alongside Barry Murphy and Ardal O' Hanlon. They co-founded The Comedy Cellar, Dublin's longest-running comedy club.

He has hosted a music programme, Reverb, on Ireland's RTE television and also has a comedy-music act The Kevin Gildeas, which made a short film NoNoNo, based on one of their songs.

He has appeared in Father Ted (playing Father Cave in the episode set on a plane), the six-part 1999 BBC2 sketch show Haywire and is a regular on RTE's topical panel game The View. He has also appeared in BBC Radio 4's The O'Show

His sister, Anne Gildea, is also a comic.

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Kevin Gildea live comedy dates

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Past Shows

Edinburgh Fringe 2008

Kevin Gildea: Man Of A Million Heads

Misc live shows

Messin' With Mr Trellis


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