Comedian Katherine Ryan has revealed how her boyfriend fought off a burglar at her London home to save a laptop containing scripts for her forthcoming Netflix show.
The TV star and former NME columnist shared a clip of police attending her North London home on her Instagram stories and wrote: “Cool to be robbed tonight by a masked man in our home.”
In another video, Ryan is seen holding her laptop and points out blood on its case. Praising her boyfriend, Ryan wrote: “This is why I love Bobby K (Kootstra), he got in a fight and wrestled back my Netflix series, all my scripts.”
Making light of the situation, Ryan joked: “That’s fine, I never liked sleeping anyway.”
Posting on Twitter, she also revealed that a ring had been stolen and shared an image of the jewellery on Twitter.
Is there a way to circulate this foreshadowing ring around pawn shops that the masked man stole before he was tackled into the street? pic.twitter.com/XGZP6eJOsN
— Katherine Ryan (@Kathbum) October 20, 2019
She asked: “Is there a way to circulate this foreshadowing ring around pawn shops that the masked man stole before he was tackled into the street?”
In another Instagram clip, Ryan joked she would get a German shepherd after her small dogs were “asleep at the wheel” during the incident.
The comedian has previously teamed up with Netflix on stand-up specials In Trouble and Glitter Room and also appeared alongside Jimmy Carr in The Fix.
She is also a regular face on panel shows such as 8 Out of 10 Cats.