2004: Directed a series of comedic TV ads for Nationwide Building Society, which popularised the slogan (satirical of the company's rivals) 'Brand new customers only'.
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[on developing his political comedy series 'Veep'] Watching the political process at the moment, one's instinct is to laugh because the alternative is to cry.That's where I come from, really. I believe people today are genuinely frustrated because they don't understand how so many clearly able people, concentrated in one locale, can't sort things out.
He was awarded the OBE (Officer of the Order of the British Empire) in the 2012 Queen's Birthday Honours List for his services to broadcasting.