Katherine Ryan Biography
Katherine Ryan is a Canadian stand-up comedian, presenter, writer, and actress based in the United Kingdom. Ryan is best known for her work on Mock the Week, Never Mind the Buzzcocks, A League of Their Own, 8 Out of 10 Cats, Would I Lie to You?, QI, Just a Minute, Safeword, and Have I Got News for You.
Katherine Ryan Age and Birthday
How old is Ryan? Ryan is 39 years old as of 2022. She was born Katherine Louisa Ryan on June 30, 1983, in Sarnia, Ontario, Canada. Her birthday is always celebrated on June 30th of every year.
Katherine Ryan Education
Katherine studied city planning at Toronto Metropolitan University (formerly Ryerson University) in Toronto. More information regarding her educational background will be updated as soon as possible. READ MORE: Bob Chapek
Katherine Ryan Height
How tall is Ryan? Katherine stands at an average height of 5′ 6″ (1.68 m). Details about her other body measurements will be updated as soon as possible.
Katherine Ryan Parents| Family
Katherine has Irish ancestors on her father’s side. Her father emigrated from Ireland to Canada. He owns an engineering firm and also works as a draftsman, whereas her mother owns an IT consulting firm and is from Canada. Finbar Ryan and Julie McCarthy are their names. Katherine’s younger siblings are both sisters. The Ryans lived in Sarnia and frequently visited their father’s parents in Ireland. However, their parents divorced when Katherine was 15 and by the age of 18.
Katherine Ryan Boyfriend| First Husband
Is Katherine married? Katherine is currently married to her husband, Bobby Koostra, a Canadian native who is thought to work in the broadcast industry. They met and started dating when they were young, but they eventually split up. They reconnected 20 years later, in 2018, and rekindled their love. They are not married, but they have entered into a civil partnership as of December 2019. The ceremony was held in Denmark, according to Katherine, and it was the “quickest and easiest.”
Katherine Ryan Daughter| Children
Katherine is a mother of one, a daughter by the name of Violet from her first marriage.
Katherine Ryan’s Net Worth
Ryan, the 39-year-old model has an estimated net worth of 4 million dollars.
Katherine Ryan Comedy
Ryan began working at Hooters, a restaurant chain, while she was still a university student. She also assisted in the training of other waitresses. She was fired after a short period of time on the job. She then tried her hand at open mic night performances, mostly for fun. It worked out so well for her that by the time she finished her studies, she had developed a basic comedy routine for herself. Ryan’s waitress training job with Hooters continued after she graduated, taking her to the United Kingdom, where they opened a branch in Nottingham. In January 2008, she relocated permanently to the United Kingdom. In 2012, she appeared on Channel 4’s 8 Out of 10 Cats while in England.
She also ventured into comedy professionally and on July 28, 2013, she was featured at the Just for Laughs 2013 Gala by Whitney Cummings was performed in front of a live audience. She has also performed at the Edinburgh Festival over the years. Venturing into media presenting, Katherine got to replace Welsh TV presenter, Steve Jones, in 2015 on Hair which airs on BBC Two. In the same year, she joined Tinie Tempah’s team panel on Sky 1’s music/comedy panel show Bring the Noise and on the ITV2 show, Safeword. On the second series of Taskmaster, in 2016, Katherine beat Doc Brown, Richard Osman, Joe Wilkinson, and Jon Richardson and won the series.