Jason Byrne is a comedian born in Ballinteer, Dublin, Ireland'. In August 2006 Byrne made his tenth Edinburgh Festival appearance and is a regular at the Kilkenny Cat Laughs comedy festival. Awards & Nominations * Finalist in So You Think You're Funny in 1996
* He was nominated for the Perrier Best Newcomer Award in 1998
* He was nominated for the Perrier Award in 2001 for his show entitled " Jason Byrne "