Colum Tyrrell is an Irish Comedian who has been based in America since 2014. He started his career in Ireland, his talents quickly became known on the Irish circuit as he became a finalist in the national 'RTE New Comedy Awards'. In the same year he won the new act competitions 'Show Me The Funny' and 'The All-Ireland College And University Inter-varsity' competition. This put him in front of promoters and the comedy industry of Ireland and led to him supporting Kevin Bridges at the Galway Comedy Festival and received glowing reviews, In March 2016 Colum started a weekly podcast called 'Lowlife Diaries', it is available on iTunes and Soundcloud. This year he is bringing his debut hour show, 'The Hookers & Blow Show' to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in August 2016.