Irish comedian from Cobh, County Cork, now based in New York. She was a principal actor/writer of the RTE production Naked Camera, as well for her own show Maeve Higgins' Fancy Vittles. Her book of essays We Have A Good Time, Don't We? was published by Hachette in 2012. She writes regularly for The Irish Times and produces radio documentaries. She previously appeared on The Ray D'Arcy Show on Today FM.