The Galway based Tullamore native is the winner of “Show Me The Funny 2012”. He blasted the competition with original hilarious observations and songs. As winner of the competition Johnny performed at the Electric Picnic festival in the comedy tent. Johnny was also a finalist in the Irish Comedy Musical Awards 2012 and has played on lineups with numerous high profile comedians including: Dave McSavage, Rubberbandits, Fred Cooke and Karl Spain to name a few. Johnny has become a regular on the Irish comedy scene over the past few years, and can be seen in clubs up and down the country.
He is also recognisable as the poor suffering “Joe” featured in the popular YouTube hit “Man flu the truth” (which has received almost a million hits), as well as other successful YouTube pieces.
He set up, runs and MCs Ireland’s Smallest Comedy Club in Galway city. A successful weekly club – running since Feb 2014. He also supports internet sensation Farmer Michael on his tours.
Johnny is a showman of the highest calibre and his hilarious views and observational comedy style is fresh, unique and a must-see! This new talent is one to watch.
In 2017 he has added the Tedfest Toilet Duck Award to his collection and was a finalist in the Bray Comedy Festival awards.
He tours Ireland and the UK on a regular basis so catch him while you can!!.
“Where were you when we were casting Fr. Ted?” – Ros Hubbard Casting