Darren Connell

Writer/Performer/Stand-up

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Photograph: Scott Robert

Acting

Comedy

Acting

Darren's screen debut was on series one of BBC Scotland's hit comedy show Scot Squad, for which he received a Scottish BAFTA New Talent nomination for Best Actor. The show has gone on to have four more series, with Darren's loveable character Bobby returning each series. 

As a stand up, Darren had his comedy festival debut at The Glasgow Comedy Festival in March 2015 with where his show 'Fat Chops' had a sold out run. Since then, he has become a regular performer at The Glasgow Comedy Festival with other hit shows such as Trolleywood, No Filter and Abandon All Hope. Darren has performed at Rockness and The Wicker Man festivals.

So You Think You're Funny finalist, Scottish Comedian of the Year finalist and Leicester Mercury nominee.

'A natural with a real bright future' Kevin Bridges

Television

ProductionCharacterDirectorCompany

SCOT SQUAD (Series 5)

Bobby Muir

Iain Davidson

BBC Scotland/The Comedy Unit

GIFTED & GALLUS

Various

Neil Bratchpiece

BBC Scotland

SCOT SQUAD (Series 4)

Bobby Muir

Iain Davidson

BBC Scotland/The Comedy Unit

TRUST ME

Paul Longhurst

John Alexander/ Amy Neil

BBC

SCOT SQUAD (Series 3)

Bobby Muir

Iain Davidson

BBC Scotland/The Comedy Unit

PLANET HOGMANAY

Himself

Rob Tamime

BBC Scotland

SCOT SQUAD (Series 2)

Bobby Muir

BBC Scotland/The Comedy Unit

SCOT SQUAD (Series 1)

Bobby Muir

Iain Davidson

BBC Scotland/The Comedy Unit

Stage

ProductionCharacterDirectorCompany

SNOW WHITE

Huntsman

Robert C Kelly

Gardyne Theatre

CINDERELLA

Ugly Sister

Robert C Kelly

Gardyne Theatre

SLEEPING BEAUTY

Bobby

Robert C Kelly

Gardyne Theatre

Comedy

Darren's screen debut was on series one of BBC Scotland's hit comedy show Scot Squad, for which he received a Scottish BAFTA New Talent nomination for Best Actor. The show has gone on to have four more series, with Darren's loveable character Bobby returning each series. 

As a stand up, Darren had his comedy festival debut at The Glasgow Comedy Festival in March 2015 with where his show 'Fat Chops' had a sold out run. Since then, he has become a regular performer at The Glasgow Comedy Festival with other hit shows such as Trolleywood, No Filter and Abandon All Hope. Darren has performed at Rockness and The Wicker Man festivals.

So You Think You're Funny finalist, Scottish Comedian of the Year finalist and Leicester Mercury nominee.

'A natural with a real bright future' Kevin Bridges

Stage

ProductionCharacterDirectorCompany

DARREN CONNELL: NO FILTER

Glasgow Comedy Festival 2019

ABANDON ALL HOPE

Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2019

TROLLEYWOOD

Glasgow Comedy Festival 2016

DARREN CONNELL: NO FILTER

Glasgow Comedy Festival 2017

Television

ProductionCharacterDirectorCompany

PLANET HOGMANY

Himself

Rob Tamine

BBC Scotland