Katherine Louisa Ryan is a Canadian award winning comedian, a writer, presenter, and actress based in the United Kingdom. She has appeared on many British panel shows including as a team captain on 8 Out of 10 Cats and guest appearances on Never Mind the Buzzcocks, A League of Their Own, Mock the Week, Would I Lie to You?, QI, Just a Minute, Safeword, and Have I Got News for You. In 2015, she replaced Steve Jones as the presenter of Hair on BBC Two. As an actress, Ryan has appeared on numerous television series in the UK, including the sitcoms Campus and Episodes. As a stand-up comedian, Ryan has appeared on the BBC's Live at the Apollo, both as a featured act and as a lead act. She has had two live stand-up specials released on Netflix – Katherine Ryan: In Trouble and Katherine Ryan: Glitter Room.
|Born:||Katherine Louisa Ryan, June 30, 1983, Sarnia, Ontario, Canada|
|Occupation:||writer, presenter, actress|
|Partner(s):||Bobby Kootstra (civil partnership, 2019)|
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About Katherine Ryan
Comedian who has appeared on the BBC sitcom, Episodes, and came in fourth place on Let's Dance for Comic Relief. She is also a regular on British panel shows such as Mock the Week, Never Mind the Buzzcocks, and 8 out of 10 Cats.
After graduating, she worked at Hooters.
She was winner of the Nive Funny Women Award, and was runner-up in the Amused Moose Laugh-Off competition.
She has a daughter named Violet from a previous relationship. She has dated fellow comedian Alex Edelman.
In 2013, she performed at the Whitney Cummings Just For Laughs Gala.
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