Colm O'Regan is a critically acclaimed stand-up comedian, columnist, broadcaster and author of the two best-selling Irish Mammies books, Isn't It Well For Ye? (shortlisted for an Irish Book Award) and That's More Of It Now. He writes a weekly column for The Irish Examiner and has written for The Irish Times and BBC Online Magazine. Colm is a regular contributor on Irish radio and the BBC World Service. As a comedian, he has performed to sell-out crowds all over the world from Tokyo to Cape Town and including the Edinburgh Fringe, the Cat Laughs and the Montreal Just For Laughs Festival. His stand-up has also featured on RTE's Late Late Show and on Comedy Central. Colm also set up the @irishmammies Twitter account, now followed by over 138,000 people, which is where this whole thing started. From Dripsey in County Cork, Colm now lives in Dublin (but he'll ring home on a Sunday evening for news).