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List of notable or famous presenters from Ireland, with bios and photos, including the top presenters born in Ireland and even some popular presenters who immigrated to Ireland. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Irish presenters then this list is the perfect resource for you. These presenters are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known presenter from Ireland is included when available.

This list is made up of many different people, including Graham Norton and Brendan Courtney.

This historic presenters from Ireland list can help answer the questions "Who are some Irish presenters of note?" and "Who are the most famous presenters from Ireland?" These prominent presenters of Ireland may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Irish presenters.

Use this list of renowned Irish presenters to discover some new presenters that you aren't familiar with. Don't forget to share this list by clicking one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page. (42 items)

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Alan Cantwell is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Presenters from Ireland
age 51
Alan Cantwell is an Irish journalist, presenter and newsreader, best known as the former anchor of TV3 News at 5.30 and later the 5.30 .

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Amanda Byram is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Presenters from Ireland
age 45
Amanda Byram is an Irish television presenter and former model, best known for co-presenting BBC One game show Total Wipeout with Richard Hammond, and for hosting the American television show, ...more

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Brendan Courtney is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Presenters from Ireland
age 45
Brendan Courtney is an Irish television presenter and fashion stylist, the first openly gay presenter in Ireland. He has hosted Wanderlust on RTÉ Two, The Brendan Courtney Show on TV3, ...more

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Bryan Dobson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Presenters from Ireland
age 59
Bryan Dobson is an Irish newscaster with RTÉ in Ireland. He has presented RTÉ News: Six One since 1996. He previously presented RTÉ News: Nine O'Clock and occasionly

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Craig Doyle is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Presenters from Ireland
age 48
Craig Doyle is an Irish television and radio presenter. To British viewers he is recognisable as working for the BBC and ITV. To Irish viewers he is recognisable as working for Raidió ...more

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Dáithí Ó Sé is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Presenters from Ireland
age 42
Dáithí Ó Sé is an Irish television presenter. In 2010, he succeeded Ray D'Arcy as host of the Rose of Tralee, and married one of the Roses in 2012. Having risen to ...more

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Dara Ó Briain is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Presenters from Ireland
age 47
Dara Ó Briain is an Irish comedian and television presenter, noted for hosting topical panel shows such as The Panel, Mock the Week, Dara Ó Briain: School of Hard Sums and The ...more

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Derek Mooney is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Presenters from Ireland
Derek Mooney age 51
Derek James Mooney is an Irish radio and television presenter, as well as a radio producer. Until January 2015 he presented a weekday afternoon programme called Mooney on RTÉ Radio 1. He ...more

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Dermot Breen is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Presenters from Ireland
age 54

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Dermot O'Leary is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Presenters from Ireland
age 45
Seán Dermot Fintan O'Leary, Jr., better known as Dermot O'Leary, is a British-Irish television and radio presenter, best known for his current television and radio work with ITV and BBC ...more

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Dustin the Turkey is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Presenters from Ireland
age 30
Dustin the Turkey is a former star of RTÉ television's The Den between 1989 and its cancellation in 2010. He has been described as "the most subversive comedy force on Irish ...more

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George Lee is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Presenters from Ireland
age 56
George Lee is an Irish economist, journalist, television and radio presenter, and former Fine Gael politician. He worked for RTÉ from 1992 to 2009. He was appointed Economics Editor in ...more

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Gerry Ryan is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Presenters from Ireland
Died at 54 (1956-2010)
Gerard "Gerry" Ryan was an Irish presenter of radio and television employed by Raidió Teilifís Éireann. He presented The Gerry Ryan Show on radio station ...more

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Glenda Gilson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Presenters from Ireland
age 37
Glenda Gilson is an Irish model and television presenter.

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Graham Norton is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Presenters from Ireland
age 55
Graham William Walker, better known by the stage name Graham Norton, is an Irish television and radio presenter, comedian, and actor. He is the host of comedy chat show The Graham Norton Show. ...more

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Gráinne Seoige is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Presenters from Ireland
age 45
Gráinne Seoige is an Irish journalist, news anchor and documentary and entertainment television presenter. She is the only television personality to have worked with all four Republic of ...more

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Hector Ó hEochagáin is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Presenters from Ireland
age 49
Hector Ó hEochagáin OBE is an Irish television and radio presenter from Navan. He presented Breakfast with Hector on weekday mornings on RTÉ 2fm from 4 October 2010 until

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James P Mahon is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Presenters from Ireland
age 28
James Patrick Mahon is an Irish TV news reporter, journalist, blogger, host, broadcaster and former record label manager.

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Joe Duffy is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Presenters from Ireland
Joe Duffy age 63
Joseph "Joe" Duffy is an Irish broadcaster employed by Raidió Teilifís Éireann. One of RTÉ's highest earning stars, he is the current presenter of Liveline, ...more

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John Creedon is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Presenters from Ireland
John Creedon
John Creedon, also known as "Creedo", is an Irish language enthusiast and veteran broadcaster with RTÉ Radio. Host of The John Creedon Show, evenings on RTÉ Radio 1, he ...more

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John Murray is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Presenters from Ireland
John Murray age 55
John Murray is an Irish journalist and broadcaster. He presents The John Murray Show on RTÉ Radio 1, "focus[ing] on lifestyle and entertainment items", filling the slot from ...more

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Kathryn Thomas is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Presenters from Ireland
Kathryn Thomas age 40
Kathryn Thomas is an Irish television presenter.

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Keith Duffy is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Presenters from Ireland
age 44
Keith Peter Thomas Francis John Duffy is an Irish singer-songwriter, actor, radio and television presenter and drummer who began his professional music career as part of Irish boy band Boyzone ...more

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Laura Whitmore is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Presenters from Ireland
age 33
Laura Whitmore is an Irish presenter for MTV Europe, RTÉ, and also known for presenting I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here! NOW! on ITV2.

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Lisa Burke is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Presenters from Ireland
age 42
Lisa Burke is an Irish weather forecaster.