Tiernan Douieb
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Tiernan Douieb

Stand-up comedian & writerLondon, United Kingdom
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Tiernan Douieb
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Tiernan Douieb

Stand-up comedian & writerLondon, United Kingdom
About me
Tiernan Douieb has been doing stand up in the UK and intentionally for over a decade, and is known for using his comedy to sift through political nonsense, opinion and truth in the friendliest and funniest manner possible. In the last two years he has been supporting Frankie Boyle on tour; Writing and producing his weekly podcast Partly Political Broadcast, which combines jokes about the news with expert guest interviews and gaining an ever growing audience of several thousand listeners a week; organising a series of shows in aid of Help Refugees with Jen Brister, featuring Sarah Millican, Dara O'Briain, Adam Hills, Shappi Khorsandi and many others at performances across the UK; and co-running Comedy Club 4 Kids where he is resident MC, making small people laugh alongside comedians like Adam Buxton, Sofie Hagen, Nish Kumar and Josie Long. “Very friendly but fiercely political” Time Out “Sharp, warm and above all, very, very funny” Three Weeks “Opinionated yet likeable” The Guardian “It’s a really lovely show, really good.” Mark Thomas
Projects
  • Comedy Club 4 Kids Presents: Radio Nonsense
    Comedy Club 4 Kids Presents: Radio NonsenseThe official Comedy Club 4 Kids podcast where the very best children's comedians discuss all of your important questions. Suitable for everyone aged 6-99 years old (no 100 year olds allowed). Featuring different guest comedians every week and hosted by Tiernan Douieb. ‘A highlight for children… the fun, rowdy feel of a proper comedy club.‘ – The Guardian
  • Frankie Boyle's New World Order
    Frankie Boyle's New World OrderWriter on 4 episodes of season 3 of the BBC2 comedy show. In an attempt to make sense of the bewildering world we live in, Frankie Boyle dissects the week's news using stand-up, review, discussion and audience interaction.
  • Partly Political Broadcast Podcast
    Partly Political Broadcast PodcastPartly Political Broadcast is a mostly weekly podcast that combines politics and comedy in a way that might seem pointless in today’s farcical day and age but the difference is on this podcast the humour is intentional. Written and hosted by comedian Tiernan Douieb, every episode has a joke filled look at the previous week’s political news alongside in-depth interviews with political guests who fully explain and discuss current issues. Oh and occasionally there are really awful jingles. Rated a
  • How Does This Politics Thing Work Then?
    How Does This Politics Thing Work Then?Politics is boring. Politics is complicated. Politics is for adults. Rubbish! Politics is actually super important and can be made really fun, if you know how. Luckily Tatton Spiller (Simple Politics) and Tiernan Douieb (Comedy Club 4 Kids, CBBC's The Slammer) know exactly how and will show you over 60 minutes just how to make sense of it all. You might not be able to vote yet. You do have opinions, though. You know the world you want to see. You know whats right and whats wrong. Also, you wan
  • Comedy Club 4 Kids
    Comedy Club 4 KidsStand up comedy for children aged 6+ and their families, featuring comedians from the grown up circuit doing what they do best... but without the rude bits! CC4K started in 2005 and has entertained children all over the UK to critical acclaim. In 2018 we did our first shows in Hong Kong, and started the Variety Club 4 Kids at the Underbelly Southbank festival. www.comedyclub4kids.co.uk 'The perfect way to entertain the whole family.' Three Weeks 'A highlight for children at the fringe... fun,
  • Stand Up For Refugees
    Stand Up For RefugeesA series of comedy gigs featuring the UK's best comedians that raised over £70,000 for the amazing charity Help Refugees. The eight shows took place in 2016 & 2017 at venues such as the Brighton Dome and the Lowry Salford, with acts such as Sarah Millican, Jason Manford, Dara O'Brien, Frankie Boyle, Shappi Khorsandi, Adam Hils, Josie Long and more taking part. The events were all organised and hosted by comedians Jen Brister and Tiernan Douieb.
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Projects credited in
  • Hey Duggee
    Hey DuggeeDuggee looks after the Squirrels, who earn different badges on their adventures.
  • Tiernan Douieb
    Tiernan DouiebHe knew they were trying to avoid looking. Idiots. Forced against each other, bodies askew in uncomfortable twistings, germs and odours flying free. Programmed to believe they have to be part of this endless, pointless cycle as it wears away at them. Day in, day out. Not him though. No. He’d soon be gone and the thought of escape resonated, all-encompassing until it boomed out as thick uncontrollable belly cackles. Loud and jolting, he felt the dawn zombies shuffle with unease. A frowning coat m
  • Tiernan Douieb
    Tiernan Douieb“So… you’re also Jack Bartlett?” He asked, unsure if this would help. “Yes” the man replied calmly, “just like you.” “I suppose that’s not unusual” said Jack, proudly aware of his name’s commonality. He was also aware that he needed better questions. “And we’ve met before?” That’s more like it he thought. Other Jack barely moved. “Yes, according to evidence.” Maybe not. Third time lucky. “Why did you invite me here?” “Ah” said Other Jack. “I didn’t.” “That would be me.” A third man appeared to f
Work history
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    ComedianFreelance Writer
    London, United KingdomFreelance
Skills
  • Acting
  • Comedy
  • Comedy Performing
  • Comedy Writing
  • Proposal Writing
  • Creative Writing
  • Podcasting
  • Writing
  • Content Writing
  • Speech Writing
Education
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    MDrama and Theatre StudiesUniversity of Kent
    Canterbury, United Kingdom