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Chris o dowd

Chris o dowd

Chris o dowd

Christopher "Chris" O'Dowd (born 9 October, 1979) is an Irish actor and comedian best known for his role as Roy Trenneman in the Channel 4 comedy The IT Crowd (2006). O'Dowd created and is starring in the Sky 1 television series Moone Boy (2012). He had a recurring role on the drama series Girls (2012) and starred in the television series Family Tree (2013).

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For Chris O’Dowd’s video for Redbreast 12 and Robin Redbreast Day, visit redbreastwhiskey.O’Dowd has made a short video, and for every view it receives, Redbreast will donate 25c to BirdLife International, an affiliate of which is BirdWatch Ireland.

For Chris O’Dowd’s video for Redbreast 12 and Robin Redbreast Day, visit redbreastwhiskey.com (Source: www.independent.ie)

 

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is an Irish actor and comedian. He received wide attention as Roy Trenneman, one of the lead characters in the Channel 4 comedy The IT Crowd, which ran for four series between 2006 and 2010. Moving into film, he appeared in Bridesmaids (2011), This Is 40 (2012), The Sapphires (2012), Thor: The Dark World (2013), Calvary (2014), and St. Vincent (2014). He created and starred in the Sky 1 television series Moone Boy, which aired between 2012 and 2015 and brought him Irish Film and Television Award nominations in acting, writing and directing. (Source: en.wikipedia.org)

en.wikipedia.org en.wikipedia.org))O'Dowd starred in the United Kingdom in Channel 4's comedy The IT Crowd, BBC Two's Roman's Empire, Red Cap and the award-winning documentary-drama The Year London Blew Up. He has also appeared on Irish television, having starred in the RTÉ One drama The Clinic and the drama Showbands alongside KerrHe starred in the 2009 film The Boat That Rocked, inspired by the story of offshore pirate broadcasters Radio Caroline, which was released in Canada and the U.S. as Pirate Radio. O'Down plays Simon, the station's breakfast DJ. "The breakfast jock on Radio Caroline at the time was Tony Blackburn, so there's definitely an element of him in it," (Source:y Katona. 

O'Dowd starred opposite Sienna Miller in the film Hippie Hippie Shake, about the groundbreaking '60s magazine Oz, the precursor to a whole generation of lad mags. O'Dowd plays Felix Dennis, who later became the publisher of Maxim, and his landmark indecency trial. In preparation for the role, O'Dowd met with Dennis, and said, "He was an incredibly charismatic man." (Source: en.wikipedia.org)

www.amazon.com)Christopher "Chris" O'Dowd (born 9 October, 1979) is an Irish actor and comedian best known for his role as Roy Trenneman in the Channel 4 comedy The IT Crowd (2006). O'Dowd created and is starring in the Sky 1 television series Moone Boy (2012). He had a recurring role on the drama series Girls (2012) and starred in the television series Family Tree (2013). O'Dowd is also known for his films, most notably Bridesmaids (2011), This Is 40 (2012), The Sapphires (2012), Thor: The Dark World (2013), Calvary (2014), and St. Vincent (2014). He made his Broadway debut in the play adaptation of Of Mice and Men in 2014, for which he was nominated for a Tony Award. (Source:

Although most Americans know him for playing the affable Officer Rhodes in "Bridesmaids" (2011), Chris O'Dowd was already a major star in Britain prior to his breakthrough performance in the Judd Apatow-produced wedding comedy. As the star of the British sitcom, "The IT Crowd" (Channel 4, 2006-2010), O'Dowd played a socially awkward computer geek named Roy. The show made O'Dowd a household name in Britain, and before long he was being courted by Hollywood, appearing in brief but memorable roles in such films as "Pirate Radio" (2009), "Dinner for Shmucks" (2010) and "Gulliver's Travels" (2010). But it was O'Dowd's role as the love interest of Kristen Wiig's character in "Bridesmaids" that made him a bona-fide Hollywood star. That film would go on to gross nearly $300 million at the box office in the summer of 2011, firmly minting Chris O'Dowd as one of the film world's newest big-screen funnymen.

On our Zoom, he’s in London, where he spent part of the summer in Nick Payne’s play Constellations with Anna Maxwell Martin (star of Motherland and Line of Duty). He’s enjoying a few months off, while his wife Dawn O’Porter writes a new book, and his two sons Art (6) and Valentine (3) “will do a term” in London before they go It was as Roy Trenneman in The IT Crowd on Channel 4 in 2006 that O’Dowd had his big breakthrough, and he appeared in that for seven years, during which time he also wrote and starred in Moone Boy, a semi-autobiographical gentle comedy set in Boyle. (Source:back to LA.

Since Bridesmaids, O’Dowd has worked steadily on both sides of the Atlantic. He has starred in Girls, the TV series of Get Shorty and films such as Molly’s Game and St Vincent.

 

 

 

 

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