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Hello, and welcome to my life. I’ve spent most of it performing as an actor, stand-up comedian, and clown. Not a clown with make-up and a red nose. A clown in the Archetype of the well-meaning innocent. A tradition kept alive by Charlie Chaplin, Buster Keaton, Tommy Cooper, Steve Martin, Eric Morecambe, Pee Wee Herman, Rik Mayall, Sacha Baron Cohen, and Harry Hill.

I write jokes, sketches, and my first novel ‘The Sex Life of a Comedian’ is on sale now. The second novel is two thirds written. I’d like to write more, but I’m often on the road doing stand-up comedy, or spending time with my very young daughters.

My absurd style of stand-up comedy inspired Ben Elton to write a part especially for me in the feature film 'Maybe Baby', which was on general release around the world, including America. I’ve done two other feature films, and two sitcoms.
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I've been in lots of Harry Hill's TV shows, sometimes wearing a costume, and sometimes playing a human.

I wrote for both series of 'The Sketch Show' (ITV1), which was re-made for the Fox Network in America, and also a German TV channel. I was a co-writer on several of Boothby Graffoe’s series for BBC Radio 4. My full CV is somewhere on this site. I specialise in comedy, but I also do serious stuff.

I love writing and performing, and am best known for playing Tinky Winky in ‘Teletubbies’. I consider my greatest achievement to be my novel 'The Sex Life of a Comedian’, a free sample of which is available on this site. Please don't read it if you're under eighteen, or easily shocked.

Click here for a sample of my book