Katherine Ryan Bio, Age, Family, Daughter, Parents, Stand-Up Career

Katherine Ryan Biography

Katherine Ryan a Canadian stand-up comedian, presenter, writer, and actress. She is known for her work on several British shows such as Mock the Week, Never Mind the Buzzcocks, A League of Their Own, 8 Out of 10 Cats, Would I Lie to You?, QI, Just a Minute, Safeword, and Have I Got News for You.

Katherine Ryan Age

Ryan was born in Sarnia, Ontario, Canada in 1983 as Katherine Louisa Ryan.

Katherine Ryan Stand-Up Career

She began working at Hooters, a restaurant chain. She as well took part in training other waitresses. The job did not last long as she was fired after some time. She as well ventured into open mic night performances, mainly to entertain herself. After graduatio she had established a basic comedy routine for herself.

She worked as a waitresses with Hooters went on even after her graduation, leading her to the UK where they opened a branch in Nottingham. She then relocated to the UK on a permanent basis in January 2008.

She featured on Channel 4’s 8 Out of 10 Cats in 2012 and on February 23, 2013, she was as well a celebrity contestant on BBC One’s Let’s Dance for Comic Relief dancing to “Starships” as Nicki Minaj. She finished in fourth place in the competition.

Shegot fully in comedy professionally and on July 28, 2013, she appeared on the Just for Laughs 2013 Gala by Whitney Cummings that was performed in front of a live audience. She as well performed on the Edinburgh Festival over the years.

She replaced Welsh TV presenter, Steve Jones, in 2015 on Hair that airs on BBC Two. In the same year, she as well joined the Tinie Tempah’s team panel on Sky 1’s music/comedy panel show Bring the Noise and on the ITV2 show, Safeword. On the second series of Taskmaster, in 2016, Katherine beat Doc Brown, Richard Osman, Joe Wilkinson and Jon Richardson and won the series.

Katherine Ryan Net Worth

Katherine estimated net worth is under review.

Katherine Ryan Family

Katherine is of Irish ancestry from his paternal side. His father relocated to Canada from Ireland and owns an engineering company and is also a draftsman while her mother owns an IT consulting company and she is from Canada. They are Finbar Ryan and Julie McCarthy, respectively.

Katherine was raised up along with her two younger siblings, both sisters. The Ryan family resided in Sarnia and would often visit their father’s parents in Ireland. Her parents parted ways when she was 15 years old and by the age of 18, she left home for the University of Toronto to study city planning.

Katherine Ryan Partner

Ryan is in a civil partnership with Bobby Koostra who is her childhood sweetheart. Kootstra a Canadian native and is believed to be working in the broadcast industry. The duo met and started their relationship way back in their young days but grew part. 20 years later, in 2018, they got back together and rekindled their love.

As of December 2019 the duo entered into a civil partnership. According to Katherine, the ceremony took place in Denmark and it was the “quickest and easiest”.

Katherine Ryan Daughter

Katherine has on child, a daughter by the name Violet from her first marriage.

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