Irish comedian and hugely popular host of the topical show Mock the Week on BBC2. Dara
On television Dara has hosted Turn Back Time on BBC 2 and the hugely popular Mock the Week on BBC 2. He also appeared in the BBC 2 re-creation of Jerome K Jerome's Three Men in a Boat, which featured Gryf Rhys Jones and Rory McGrath and received record ratings of four million viewers. More recently he has hosted Stargazing alongside Prof. Brian Cox; School of Hard Sums and Dara O'Briain's Science Club.
Other television appearances include a memorable debut on Parkinson (ITV1), Friday Night with Jonathan Ross (BBC1), guest hosting Have I Got News For You (BBC 1) and presenting The Last Laugh for BBC 3 - (the largest comedy script writing competition in history).