Cecelia Ahern


Cecelia Ahern Bio

Who is Cecelia Ahern

Known for such popular novels as A Place Called Here, Thanks for the Memories, and P.S., I Love You, this Irish-born writer also penned and produced the American situation comedy Samantha Who?

Early Life (Childhood)

Born in Dublin, Ireland, Cecelia performed with an Irish pop music group called Shimma and studied journalism at Griffith College, Dublin before becoming a writer.

Interesting Facts

She has published several novels and contributed a number of short stories to various anthologies. Ahern also created and produced the ABC comedy Samantha Who? starring Christina Applegate. She is a face of Littlewoods Ireland.

Personal Life

Her father, Fianna Fáil Party politician Bertie Ahern, was the Taoiseach (Prime Minister) of Ireland from 1997 until 2008. Between 2009 and 2012, she and David Keoghan became parents to children named Robin and Sonny.