Brother of Simon Fuller.
Winner of Cable Ace award.
Bronze medal winner New York International Film and Television Festival.
Nominated three times for Primetime Emmy award.
Nominated for WGA award.
Born Bristol, England, the eldest of three brothers. Father was an RAF pilot who became a primary school headmaster after the war.
Brought up in Famagusta, Cyprus during the 1950's when the British Army was fighting the EOKA terrorists. The family had a narrow escape when the house was blown in by a terrorist bomb thrown into the front garden. Luckily the only serious casualties were the goldfish in the pond who were treated for shock and awe.
Attended Lewes Grammar School in Sussex then to Reading University where he gained a BA in English.
Grandfather was Charlie Bell, a music hall comedian who worked with Fred Karno and Charlie Chaplin.
Met Matt Groening when he was just starting out on the Tracey Ullman Show, in which The Simpsons first appeared as a 30 second short.
Worked for a while on Brighton beach renting out deckchairs. Also did a stint as a telephone operator.