English actor who has appeared in the long-running Nationwide Building Society advertisements and played the role of Eddie in Early Doors. He portrayed Richmond in the 2016 film Eddie the Eagle.
He attended and studied drama at Stockton Billingham Technical College.
He was a contestant in the BBC television show Strictly Come Dancing for its 11th season in 2013.
He had three children with his wife Sarah.
He played a recurring role in the James Nesbitt television series Murphy's Law.