Played Konstantin Gavrilovitch in Ian Rickson's acclaimed production of Chekhov's The Seagull in the Royal Court (2007) and on Broadway
(September to December 2008)
5' 9" (1.75 m)
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I've never actually considered myself a comedian, even though I started off in stand-up and then got the part in The Office, which was obviously a comic role. So I would say it's not a conscious decision to move away from comedy, but just to try different things. And if, in a few years' time, it turns out that people don't accept me in those roles...
Before being cast as Gareth in
he used to work at Pizza Hut, in a chicken factory and at hospitals. He also did stand up comedy for a decade.