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Rory McGrath

An experienced presenter, comedy writer and performer, Rory McGrath is best-known for his appearances as a panel member on the BBC comedy sports quiz They Think It's All Over. He is in great demand on the corporate circuit as an after dinner speaker and awards host.

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Rory McGrath Biography

Rory McGrath is a British born presenter, comedy writer and TV presenter, who studied at Cambridge University and became a member of the Cambridge Footlights.  Today, Rory is in great demand on the corporate circuit as an after dinner speaker and awards host.

Rory McGrath is a brilliant and versatile comedy writer and performer as well as a highly experienced presenter, best known as the only original team member to appear in all eighteen seasons of the comedy sports quiz They Think It's All Over ... which ran for 11 years on BBC 1 until the final season in 2006.

Rory started off writing for The Dave Allen Show and Alas Smith and Jones in the mid-eighties, before moving onto TV in 1989 and appearing as a panellist on Whose Line Is It Anyway? and in two series of Chelmsford 123 which he co-wrote (both for Channel 4).

Rory has presented many quiz shows and factual programmes on...

Rory McGrath is a British born presenter, comedy writer and TV presenter, who studied at Cambridge University and became a member of the Cambridge Footlights.  Today, Rory is in great demand on the corporate circuit as an after dinner speaker and awards host.

Rory McGrath is a brilliant and versatile comedy writer and performer as well as a highly experienced presenter, best known as the only original team member to appear in all eighteen seasons of the comedy sports quiz They Think It's All Over ... which ran for 11 years on BBC 1 until the final season in 2006.

Rory started off writing for The Dave Allen Show and Alas Smith and Jones in the mid-eighties, before moving onto TV in 1989 and appearing as a panellist on Whose Line Is It Anyway? and in two series of Chelmsford 123 which he co-wrote (both for Channel 4).

Rory has presented many quiz shows and factual programmes on travel, sport and history, including Three Men in a Boat, A Word in Your Era, The Holiday Show, The History Fix, (all BBC), Killer Queens (ITV), Bloody Britain and Engineering Britain (Discovery).

Rory McGrath has also appeared as an actor in comedy favourites such as Drop the Dead Donkey, Have I Got News for You, Don't Quote Me and About Face (Central TV) with Maureen Lipman.

Rory completed the 2nd series of Rory and Paddy's Road of Sport (Channel 5) in which he teams up with fellow comedian Paddy McGuiness to take a bizarre sporting road trip around Britain. A third series of Three Men in a Boat saw the 3 men start in Dublin travelling the Canals of Eire.

Most recently he has had great success on ITV1 with The Lakes. this was a 15 part series that took us on a gentle journey around the district where we got to see the lives and events during the summer months. The series regularly attracted an audience of 4 million viewers weekly.

For further information or to book Rory McGrath, call us at Speakers Corner on +44 (0)20 7607 7070 or email info@speakerscorner.co.uk

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