Katherine Ryan is a Canadian actress and comedian. She’s also a writer and TV presenter. Initially, she appeared on several British panel shows such as Would I Lie to You?, QI, Just a Minute, Safeword, and Have I Got News for You. In 2015, she was the host of the BBC Two series Hair. As an actress, she has appeared in numerous UK shows, including Campus and Episodes. Working as a stand-up comedian, Ryan performed in BBC’s Live at the Apollo. In addition, she released the comedy specials Katherine Ryan: In Trouble and Katherine Ryan: Glitter Room. As of 2020, she stars as the lead of the comedy-drama series The Duchess.