Dara O'Briain

Producer | Writer | Actor
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KNOWN FOR 
Mock the Week (2005-2017) | The Panel (2003-2007) | The Look of Love (2013)
AWARDS 
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AKA 
Dara O Briain | Dara Ó Briain
NICKNAMEs  
Dobby, Penis Sausage
BORN 
Feb 4, 1972 (age 46)
HEIGHT 
6' 4¾" (1.94m)

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Past Film & Video (7 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (3 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Dara O Briain: School of Hard SumsDara O Briain: School of Hard Sums (TV Series) Himself - Presenter (3 episodes, 2012), Writer (3 episodes, 2012)  Less 2012 3
    • Episode #1.5 (May 14, 2012) Himself - Presenter (as Dara O Briain), Writer (uncredited)  Less
    • Episode #1.2 (Apr 23, 2012) Himself - Presenter (as Dara O Briain), Writer (uncredited)  Less
    • Episode #1.1 (Apr 16, 2012) Himself - Presenter (as Dara O Briain), Writer (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The PanelThe Panel (TV Series) Associate Producer (11 episodes, 2005), Himself - Host / Panelist (5 episodes, 2005)  Less 2005–2007 11
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  • Primary photo for Buried AliveBuried Alive (TV Series) Associate Producer, Himself - Host, Writer (deviser)  Less 2004– 
Self (101 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Dara O Briain's Go 8 BitDara O Briain's Go 8 Bit (TV Series) Himself - Host (26 episodes, 2016)  Less 2016–2018
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  • Primary photo for Top GearTop Gear (TV Series) Himself - Special Guest (1 episode, 2018)  Less 2018
    • Episode #25.4 (Mar 18, 2018) Himself - Special Guest  Less
  • Primary photo for The One ShowThe One Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest / Himself (5 episodes, 2008)  Less 2008–2018
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  • Primary photo for Robot WarsRobot Wars (TV Series) Himself - Presented by / Himself - Presenter (20 episodes, 2016)  Less 2016–2017
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  • Primary photo for Mock the WeekMock the Week (TV Series) Himself - Host (175 episodes, 2005)  Less 2005–2017
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  • Primary photo for Loose WomenLoose Women (TV Series) Himself (8 episodes, 2008)  Less 2008–2017
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  • Primary photo for My Astonishing Self: Gabriel Byrne on George Bernard ShawMy Astonishing Self: Gabriel Byrne on George Bernard Shaw (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Lego MastersLego Masters (TV Series) Himself - Guest Judge (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017
    • Episode #1.4 (Sep 14, 2017) Himself - Guest Judge (as Dara Ó Briain)  Less
  • Primary photo for Go 8 Bit DLCGo 8 Bit DLC (TV Series) Himself (9 episodes, 2017)  Less 2017
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  • Primary photo for Dara & Ed's Road to MandalayDara & Ed's Road to Mandalay (TV Mini-series) Himself - Presenter (3 episodes, 2017)  Less 2017
    • Myanmar (May 18, 2017) Himself - Presenter (as Dara O Briain)  Less
    • Thailand (May 11, 2017) Himself - Presenter (as Dara O Briain)  Less
    • Malaysia (May 5, 2017) Himself - Presenter (as Dara O Briain)  Less
  • Primary photo for CrackanoryCrackanory (TV Series) Himself - Storyteller (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017
    • A Close Slave (Jan 30, 2017) Himself - Storyteller  Less
  • Primary photo for Ken Dodd: In His Own WordsKen Dodd: In His Own Words (TV Movie) Himself - Fan & Comedian (as Dara Ó Briain)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for The Big Fat Quiz of EverythingThe Big Fat Quiz of Everything (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Duck Quacks Don't EchoDuck Quacks Don't Echo (TV Series) Himself - Panelist / Himself (5 episodes, 2014)  Less 2014–2016
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  • Primary photo for Flann O'Brien An Béal SaibhirFlann O'Brien An Béal Saibhir Himself  Less 2016 €60K
  • Primary photo for This MorningThis Morning (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2012)  Less 2012–2015
  • Primary photo for Jack Dee Live at the ApolloJack Dee Live at the Apollo (TV Series) Himself - Host / Himself (6 episodes, 2005)  Less 2005–2015
    • Episode #11.2 (Nov 16, 2015) Himself - Host (as Dara O Briain)  Less
    • Episode #8.1 (Nov 17, 2012) Himself - Host (as Dara O Briain)  Less
    • Episode #6.3 (Dec 9, 2010) Himself - Host (as Dara O Briain)  Less
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  • Primary photo for In Case You Missed ItIn Case You Missed It (TV Movie) Himself - Host  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The Graham Norton ShowThe Graham Norton Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest (2 episodes, 2013)  Less 2013–2015
  • Primary photo for Stargazing LiveStargazing Live (TV Series) Himself - Presenter / Himself - Host / Himself (15 episodes, 2011)  Less 2011–2015
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  • Primary photo for Dara and Ed's Great Big AdventureDara and Ed's Great Big Adventure (TV Series) Himself - Presenter (3 episodes, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The Last LegThe Last Leg (TV Series) Himself - Guest (2 episodes, 2013)  Less 2013–2015
  • Primary photo for The Apprentice: You're Fired!The Apprentice: You're Fired! (TV Series) Himself - Host (60 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010–2014
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  • Primary photo for Monty Python's Best Bits (mostly)Monty Python's Best Bits (mostly) (TV Series) Himself - Guest  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Monty Python Live (Mostly)Monty Python Live (Mostly) Himself (uncredited)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for 50 Years of BBC2 Comedy50 Years of BBC2 Comedy (TV Movie) Self  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Dara O Briain: School of Hard SumsDara O Briain: School of Hard Sums (TV Series) Himself - Presenter (24 episodes, 2012)  Less 2012–2014
    • Episode #3.8 (Apr 22, 2014) Himself - Presenter (as Dara O Briain)  Less
    • Episode #3.7 (Apr 15, 2014) Himself - Presenter (as Dara O Briain)  Less
    • Episode #3.6 (Apr 8, 2014) Himself - Presenter (as Dara O Briain)  Less
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  • Primary photo for All About TWOAll About TWO (TV Movie) Himself - Presenter (as Dara Ó Briain)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown (TV Series) Self (2 episodes, 2014)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Stargazing Live: Back to EarthStargazing Live: Back to Earth (TV Series) Himself - Presenter (9 episodes, 2012)  Less 2012–2014
    • Episode #3.3 (Jan 9, 2014) Himself - Presenter (as Dara O Briain)  Less
    • Episode #3.2 (Jan 8, 2014) Himself - Presenter (as Dara O Briain)  Less
    • Episode #3.1 (Jan 7, 2014) Himself - Presenter (as Dara O Briain)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Big Fat Quiz of the YearThe Big Fat Quiz of the Year (TV Special) Himself - Contestant (as Dara O Briain)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for How Video Games Changed the WorldHow Video Games Changed the World (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Science ClubScience Club (TV Series) Himself - Presenter (12 episodes, 2012)  Less 2012–2013
    • Invisible Worlds (Aug 29, 2013) Himself - Presenter (as Dara O Briain)  Less
    • Size Matters (Aug 22, 2013) Himself - Presenter (as Dara O Briain)  Less
    • Future Fantastic (Aug 15, 2013) Himself - Presenter (as Dara O Briain)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Would I Lie to You?Would I Lie to You? (TV Series) Himself (4 episodes, 2007)  Less 2007–2013
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  • Primary photo for Goodbye Television CentreGoodbye Television Centre (TV Special) Himself  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Comic Relief: Through Hell and High WaterComic Relief: Through Hell and High Water (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for QIQI (TV Series) Himself (14 episodes, 2004)  Less 2004–2012
    • Jumble (Nov 2, 2012) Himself (as Dara O Briain)  Less
    • Idleness (May 4, 2012) Himself (as Dara O Briain)  Less
    • Inland Revenue (Nov 11, 2011) Himself (as Dara O Briain)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The WorksThe Works (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for The Big Fat Quiz of the 90sThe Big Fat Quiz of the 90s (TV Special) Himself - Contestant (as Dara O Briain)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Richard Herring's Leicester Square Theatre PodcastRichard Herring's Leicester Square Theatre Podcast (TV Series) Himself  Less 2012– 
  • Primary photo for The Jonathan Ross ShowThe Jonathan Ross Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for The Richard Dimbleby LectureThe Richard Dimbleby Lecture (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Three Men in a Boat: The Best BitsThree Men in a Boat: The Best Bits (TV Movie) Himself - Presenter  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Three Men Go to New EnglandThree Men Go to New England (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2011)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for ImagineImagine (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2011)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The Gadget ShowThe Gadget Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for QI GenesisQI Genesis (TV Movie) Himself (as Dara O Briain)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for My Favourite JokeMy Favourite Joke (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2011)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Comedy BritainComedy Britain (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Three Men Go to VeniceThree Men Go to Venice (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2011)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for BBC's Comic Relief's 24 Hour Panel People Mock the WeekBBC's Comic Relief's 24 Hour Panel People Mock the Week (TV Special) Himself  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for 24 Hour Panel People24 Hour Panel People (TV Mini-series) Himself (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for BreakfastBreakfast (TV Series) Himself - Comedian (2 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010–2011
  • Primary photo for Three Men Go to ScotlandThree Men Go to Scotland (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for NewsnightNewsnight (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for A League of Their OwnA League of Their Own (TV Series) Himself - Guest (2 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Sport Relief 2010Sport Relief 2010 (TV Special) Himself  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Stand Up HeroStand Up Hero (TV Series) Himself  Less 2010– 
  • Primary photo for Newsnight at 30Newsnight at 30 (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Three Men Go to IrelandThree Men Go to Ireland (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2009)  Less 2009–2010
  • Primary photo for Jools's HootenannyJools's Hootenanny (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Not Again: Not the Nine O'Clock NewsNot Again: Not the Nine O'Clock News (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Stuart: The Day My Life ChangedStuart: The Day My Life Changed (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for ArgumentalArgumental (TV Series) Himself (3 episodes, 2008)  Less 2008–2009
  • Primary photo for Friday Night with Jonathan RossFriday Night with Jonathan Ross (TV Series) Himself (4 episodes, 2004)  Less 2004–2009
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  • Primary photo for GameswipeGameswipe (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Let's Dance for Comic ReliefLet's Dance for Comic Relief (TV Series) Himself - Judge (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Three Men in More Than One BoatThree Men in More Than One Boat (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2009)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The Big Fat Quiz of the YearThe Big Fat Quiz of the Year (TV Special) Himself - Contestant (as Dara O Briain)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The F WordThe F Word (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Three Men in Another BoatThree Men in Another Boat (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2008)  Less 2008
    • Episode #1.2 (Jan 2, 2008) Himself (as Dara O Briain)  Less
    • Episode #1.1 (Jan 1, 2008) Himself (as Dara O Briain)  Less
  • Primary photo for In Search of PerfectionIn Search of Perfection (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The If.comedy Awards: A Comedy Cuts SpecialThe If.comedy Awards: A Comedy Cuts Special (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Richard & JudyRichard & Judy (TV Series) Himself (6 episodes, 2004)  Less 2004–2007
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  • Primary photo for Tough GigTough Gig (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for ParkinsonParkinson (TV Series) Himself (3 episodes, 2005)  Less 2005–2007
  • Primary photo for Comic Relief 2007: The Big OneComic Relief 2007: The Big One (TV Special) Himself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The World Stands UpThe World Stands Up (TV Series) Himself  Less 2004–2007 $900K
  • Primary photo for Mock the Week: Too Hot for TVMock the Week: Too Hot for TV (Video) Himself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The PanelThe Panel (TV Series) Himself - Host / Panelist (32 episodes, 2003)  Less 2003–2006
    • Episode #5.9 (Dec 27, 2006) Himself - Host / Panelist  Less
    • Episode #5.8 (Dec 4, 2006) Himself - Host / Panelist  Less
    • Episode #5.7 (Nov 27, 2006) Himself - Host / Panelist  Less
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  • Primary photo for Seoige and O'SheaSeoige and O'Shea (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Podge and Rodge ShowThe Podge and Rodge Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Tubridy TonightTubridy Tonight (TV Series) Himself (3 episodes, 2004)  Less 2004–2006
  • Primary photo for Jokerman: Tommy Tiernan Takes on AmericaJokerman: Tommy Tiernan Takes on America (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Last LaughThe Last Laugh (TV Series) Himself - Presenter (9 episodes, 2005)  Less 2005–2006
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  • Primary photo for Today with Des and MelToday with Des and Mel (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Three Men in a BoatThree Men in a Boat (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for 3rd Irish Film and Television Awards3rd Irish Film and Television Awards (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Room 101Room 101 (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Have I Got News for YouHave I Got News for You (TV Series) Himself - Guest Presenter / Himself (5 episodes, 2003)  Less 2003–2005
    • Episode #29.5 (May 13, 2005) Himself - Guest Presenter (as Dara O Briain)  Less
    • Episode #27.7 (May 28, 2004) Himself - Guest Presenter  Less
    • Episode #27.5 (May 14, 2004) Himself - Guest Presenter  Less
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  • Primary photo for 28 Acts in 28 Minutes28 Acts in 28 Minutes (TV Special) Himself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for No FrontiersNo Frontiers (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2004)  Less 2004–2005
  • Primary photo for The Comedians' ComedianThe Comedians' Comedian (TV Special) Himself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The Royal Variety Performance 2004The Royal Variety Performance 2004 (TV Special) Himself  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Just for LaughsJust for Laughs (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Meteor Ireland Music Awards 2004The Meteor Ireland Music Awards 2004 (TV Special) Himself - Host  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Never Mind the BuzzcocksNever Mind the Buzzcocks (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2001)  Less 2001–2004
  • Primary photo for Mind GamesMind Games (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for KellyKelly (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Live Floor ShowLive Floor Show (TV Series) Himself - host (2003)  Less 2002– 
  • Primary photo for Don't Feed the GondolasDon't Feed the Gondolas (TV Series) Team Captain (1998-2000)  Less 1998– 
Archive Footage (11 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The Graham Norton ShowThe Graham Norton Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
    • Compilation (Jul 5, 2013) Himself (archive footage) (as Dara O Briain)  Less
  • Primary photo for QIQI (TV Series) Himself (6 episodes, 2007)  Less 2007–2013
    • VG Part Two (Jan 4, 2013) Himself (archive footage) (as Dara O Briain)  Less
    • VG Part One (Dec 28, 2012) Himself (archive footage) (as Dara O Briain)  Less
    • VG Part 1 (Dec 16, 2011) Himself (archive footage) (as Dara O Briain)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Would I Lie to You?Would I Lie to You? (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2008)  Less 2008–2011
  • Primary photo for Almost Famous IVAlmost Famous IV (TV Movie) Echo Island (archive footage)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The Bible: A HistoryThe Bible: A History (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
    • Creation (Jan 24, 2010) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for ArgumentalArgumental (TV Series) Himself (3 episodes, 2009)  Less 2009
    • Episode #2.14 (Dec 1, 2009) Himself (archive footage)  Less
    • Episode #2.13 (Nov 24, 2009) Himself (archive footage)  Less
    • Episode #1.13 (Feb 2, 2009) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Losing It: Griff Rhys Jones on AngerLosing It: Griff Rhys Jones on Anger (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The Comedy Map of BritainThe Comedy Map of Britain (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
    • Episode #2.5 (May 17, 2008) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for 100 Greatest Stand-Ups100 Greatest Stand-Ups (TV Special) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Have I Got News for You: The Best of the Guest Presenters - Volume 2Have I Got News for You: The Best of the Guest Presenters - Volume 2 (Video) Guest Presenter (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Have I Got News for You: The Best of the Guest PresentersHave I Got News for You: The Best of the Guest Presenters (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2003

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