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James May

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Birthday
16, 1963
Birthplace
Bristol, England
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
16, 1963 (age 56)
Birthplace
Bristol, England

About

Became known as Captain Slow, the host of popular shows such as Top Gear and The Grand Tour. He also wrote a weekly column for The Daily Telegraph from 2003 until 2011.

Before Fame

He attended Lancaster University and worked as an editor for The Engineer and Autocar magazine.

Trivia

In 2006, he starred in Oz and James's Big Wine Adventure, where he traveled around France with wine expert Oz Clark.

Family Life

He has two sisters and a brother. He began dating dance critic Sarah Frater in 2000.

Associated With

He beat Gordon Ramsay on an episode of The F Word by eating rotten shark, fish pie, and animal body parts.