Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys.
Another 1 nomination.
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(TV Series) (by - 85 episodes, 1982 - 1992) (script by - 83 episodes, 1982 - 1992)
(TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes, 1973) (written and devised by - 2 episodes, 1974) (devised and written by - 1 episode, 1974)
(TV Series) (by - 1 episode, 1972) (script by - 1 episode, 1972)
(TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
6' 4" (1.93 m)
Did You Know?
You never write a catchphrase, you never write something and say 'this is going to be a catchphrase', you just write the show and then in the course of the show somebody says something and for some reason it gets a laugh.
He was awarded the OBE (Officer of the Order of the British Empire) in the 2013 Queen's New Years Honours List for his services to British Comedy. He is a screen writer.