In 1998 along with Noel Fielding as The Mighty Boosh, he won The Perrier Best Newcomer Award at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.
His long-term girlfriend, Julia Davis, gave birth to twin boys, Walter and Arthur, on June 25, 2007.
Personal Quotes (3)
I'm not a natural comic, I don't think. That's why I gave up stand-up. It was hard. It involved a lot of death. Dying. Dying on stage. But it's one of those jobs you can only learn by doing it. You can't sit in your room and learn how to make people laugh. It's about a two-way relationship with the crowd and having to control them
It's a bit like being in a band. Stand-up's a lonely trade on the surface it's social, but you're really on your own. I didn't really like it. I like the dynamic of a double act.
I'm a Magic Flannel that you found in a Secret Panel.