Marcel Theroux

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Birthday
13, 1968
Birthplace
Uganda
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
13, 1968 (age 51)
Birthplace
Uganda

About

British author and broadcaster who is best known for his 2001 book The Confessions of Mycroft Holmes: A Paper Chase.

Before Fame

He was born in Uganda because his father was teaching at Makerere University but he was raised in Wandsworth, London.

Trivia

His book The Confessions of Mycroft Holmes: A Paper Chase won the Somerset Maugham Award in 2002.

Family Life

His father Paul was a travel writing and novelist and his younger brother Louis is a journalist.

Associated With

He won the Somerset Maugham Award four years before Zadie Smith did.