English satirist and broadcaster who has worked in radio, print and online media, and wrote Dead Set, the British television horror drama. In 2012 he Best Comedy Entertainment Personality at the BCAs.
He attended the Polytechnic of Central London before writing game reviews for PC Zone magazine.
In 2009 he won Columnist of the Year at the British Press Awards for his Guardian column and Best Newcomer at the British Comedy Awards for the show You Have Been Watching.
He has two children with former Blue Peter presenter Konnie Huq, who he married in 2010.
In 2010 he co-hosted the Channel 4 alternative election night with Jimmy Carr.