Comedian / Entertainer
Mario Rosenstock is an Actor and Writer and the creator of ‘Gift Grub’ and ‘Special 1 TV’.
His popular Gift Grub segments have featured on the Ian Dempsey Breakfast Show on Today FM since 1999. Gift Grub is a series of comic sketches, impersonations and parodies that have featured Mario assuming the personae of Bertie Ahern, Ronan Keating, Colin Farrell and Roy Keane amongst many others. Mario has released Gift Grub albums all of which have appeared in the Irish Top Ten, with several Christmas number ones.
Mario is in constant demand for corporate events, both hosting events and performing afterdinner sketches. Some of the companies he has worked with are Irish Funds Industry, Dell, Cook Medical, Bank of America, Aviva, BT, Munster Rugby, Eircom, Media Awards, LPI Awards.
In 2005, he starred as Keano in the comedy musical play I, Keano, which concerns Roy Keane storming out of the Republic of Ireland’s national football squad during preparations for the 2012 FIFA World Cup.
Mario’s impersonation of Jose Mourinho in a parody of a song from the musical Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat, was picked up by Sky Sports and this led to a private show for Jose Mourinho and the Chelsea Squad.