Get a Katherine Ryan 2-for-1 with a Netflix double whammy
Netflix have signed up Katherine Ryan for a new scripted comedy, The Duchess, alongside a new stand-up special - Glitter Room.
The Duchess, a six episode series, which sees her play a single mum living in London who, thanks to her great relationship with her daughter Olive, decides she wants a second child - so she engages in a debate with Olive's father.
This will be joined by an hour long recording of Glitter - her current sold out UK tour. The special will be recorded in Los Angeles on 11th December and will air on Netflix worldwide in 2019.
Katherine Ryan is an amazingly talented writer, performer and stand-up comedian who is dominating the television and live comedy scenes - both in the UK and abroad. She recently hosted an all-female version of Channel 4's 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown and fronted the UK version of How’d You Get So Rich also on Channel 4. She hosted The Stand Up Show with Katherine Ryan for The Comedy Network in Canada which was filmed during the Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal and will be released later this year. She will star in Netflix's upcoming 10 part panel series The Fix with host Jimmy Carr and other regular panelist D.L Hughley. Katherine has judged three seasons of Comedy Central UK's Roast Battle, their highest rated series, and has co-hosted four successful series of Your Face or Mine with Jimmy Carr also for Comedy Central UK.