As a television host, an actor, interviewer or teacher, Dave Kelly has been in front of an audience almost every day for the past 20 years.
Dave Kelly is an award-winning host, writer, and interviewer who is in demand around the world for major events and keynote conversations.
He is currently the host of “Dave Kelly Live,” a live talk show that features many of Canada’s most notable performers, athletes, and personalities. Featured guests have included Jann Arden, Paul Brandt, Amber Marshall, George Canyon, Jocelyn Alice, Hayley Wickenheiser, Tom Jackson, Cassie Campbell, and Ian Tyson.
In 2018, Dave was chosen to be the moderator for ‘A Conversation with Ellen DeGeneres’ in a number of major cities across Canada, where he lead a one-on-one interview with Ellen in front of 15,000 people.
Dave was the face of morning television for over a decade in Calgary. Launching ‘The Big Breakfast’ on A-Channel in 1999 and then ‘’Breakfast Television” on CityTV.
Dave is the co-founder of Kelly Brothers Productions, an award-winning content company based in Calgary and Toronto, specializing in video and live events. He is also an active philanthropist, currently on the board for the United Way of Calgary and co-chair for its $56-million fundraising campaign.
Dave lives in Calgary, AB with his wife and two children.