Karl Spain has been a stalwart of the Irish stand-up comedy for over twenty years, best known to TV viewers for losing a few ounces on Celebrity Operation Transformation, He is a highly popular live regular at Kilkenny Cat Laughs, Galway Comedy Festival, Vodafone Comedy Festival, Edinburgh Fringe and numerous other events.
In 2010 he toured Australia , throughout the U.S. and South Africa, and has also recently toured alongside Kevin Bridges. Karl is probably best known in Ireland for his TV series Karl Spain Wants A Woman which was a huge success in that he not only got huge ratings but he also found himself a woman! In 2009 he filmed Karl Spain Wants to Rock…. but did not get a woman from that show.. Apart from his own series he has also performed stand up on television all over the world – the U.S., the Middle East, Australia and even as far away as England.
He is also a resident writer for the Republic of Telly and for countless other comedians. He regularly does corporate gigs and spends all his money on sweets and comics.