Tim McGarry

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Tim McGarry
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Born (1964-06-23) June 23, 1964 (age 50)
Northern Ireland
Height 6 ft 4 in

Tim McGarry (Irish: Tadhg Mag Fhearaigh) (born 1964) is an Irish actor and comedian from North Belfast in Northern Ireland, He was schooled at St Malachy's College, Belfast

He is a member of the comedy group Hole In The Wall Gang, and played "Da", a fictional Sinn Féin spokesman, in the comedy series Give My Head Peace.

He also hosts many radio programmes on BBC Radio Ulster, including weekly comedy quiz The Blame Game. He also provides a monologue played over the ending credits of the weekly politics show, Hearts and Minds, in the guise of a Belfast 'black taxi' driver.

He is a fan of Cliftonville F.C.

External links[edit]

  • Da Bio Biography of McGarry's "Da" character.
  • The Blame Game The Blame Game's official site.
  • 4THOUGHT Interview on religion and his Northern Irish upbringing