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Mairead Ronan

Deirdre O'Kane's New Chat Show Is All About Celebrating Irish Entertainers

Deirdre O'Kane has just embarked on her first chat show, and it's brightening up these cold winter n...
Orla Ormond
Orla Ormond

2:33 PM - 13 Nov 2020



Mairead Ronan

Deirdre O'Kane's New Chat Show Is All About Celebrating Irish Entertainers

Orla Ormond
Orla Ormond

2:33 PM - 13 Nov 2020

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Deirdre O'Kane has just embarked on her first chat show, and it's brightening up these cold winter nights already. 'Deirdre O'Kane Talks Funny' sees her chat to a new guest each week, and they're all someone who has made a career as being entertaining.

She really enjoys having more time to talk to her guests, and it's a great way to celebrate them while they're still here to see it! She said the clips shown really are important because they serve as a lovely reminder of what they've done.

Deirdre also told Mairead about how not seeing any women in stand-up meant it never occurred to her that she could try it herself for a long time, but now that there are more women in comedy it's inspiring others to give it a go.

Deirdre O'Kane's New Chat Show Is All About Celebrating Irish Entertainers

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