About Aisling Bea
As an actress, Aisling Bea has most recently starred to critical acclaim in the musical movie Greatest Days. She starred alongside Paul Rudd in the fantastic Netflix Original series, Living with Yourself, opposite Rob Delaney in the hugely popular Disney remake of Home Alone- Home Sweet Home Alone, took the guest lead in the global phenomena that is Doctor Who, in their New Years Day Special episode which was written for her and in Netflix feature film Love. Wedding. Repeat with Sam Claflin and Eleanor Tomlinson. Aisling is soon to be seen starring in the feature film And Mrs alongside Colin Hanks and Billie Lourd, in Smothered on Sky TV and has just started filming a lead role in feature film Svalta with Nick Frost.
Other acting credits include the acclaimed BBC drama series The Fall with Jamie Dornan and Gillian Anderson, Quiz by James Graham, who adapted the story for ITV and AMC from his Oliver-nominated play of the same title and BBC drama Hard Sun from Luther creator Neil Cross.
Aisling Bea is an acclaimed and award winning stand up comedian having appeared on almost all of the British TV panel shows like Qi (BBC1), Taskmaster (Dave/ Channel 4), Ru Paul’s Drag Race (BBC) as a judge, 8 Out of Ten Cats Does Countdown (Ch4), James Corden’s A League of Their Own (Sky), The Big Fat Quiz of Everything (Ch4), The Last Leg (Ch4), Live At The Apollo (BBC1), Russell Howard’s Good News (BBC3),The Jonathan Ross Show (ITV) and Graham Norton (BBC).
Aisling Bea won a British Comedy Award for Best Female Comedian, has a mini Netflix Special available to stream globally and regularly performs across the world. She will appear in the New Year on hit show LOL: Last One Laughing Ireland for Amazon Prime. In 2011 Aisling Bea became the first woman in 20 years to win the prestigious So You Think You’re Funny? competition for new stand-ups and in 2016 became the first ever female team captain of long running show 8 Out Of 10 Cats with Jimmy Carr which she did until 2019.
Aisling Bea is the current face of Jameson Whiskey and recently took on writing a successful campaign of adverts for them. She has scripts in development in the UK and US, script edited Greatest Days and also co-wrote Affairs Of State a movie in development with Star Thrower.