Keelin Shanley (24 August 1968 – 8 February 2020) was an Irish journalist, newsreader and presenter with Raidió Teilifís Éireann (RTÉ), Ireland's national radio and television station, where she had presented the Six One News, alongside Caitríona Perry since January 2018.
The daughter of Derry Shanley and his wife Orna, Keelin Shanley grew up in Monkstown with her siblings Muireann, Eoin, Emma and Niamh.
Working as a reporter and presenter with RTÉ’s flagship current affairs television programme, Prime Time for over 10 years, Shanley made a number of award-winning documentaries.
Shanley has previously presented special budget and election coverage, Crimecall, Morning Edition, The Consumer Show and documentary Hacked on RTÉ One, as well as Morning Ireland, Today with Seán O'Rourke and The Late Debate on RTÉ Radio 1. She has also worked as a news reporter for Radio France International and for CNN World Report.
On 8 February 2020, it was announced by RTÉ that Shanley had died following a two year battle with cancer.
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