British comedian who released his tenth stand-up show, We're All Going To Die!, in 2013.
He performed with the comedy group the Seven Raymonds while in school in Oxford.
He wrote for the BBC show On The Hour and helped create the character Alan Partridge while there.
His father was the headmaster of The Kings of Wessex School and this inspired his 2008 stand-up show, The Headmaster's Son.
He began his career performing with Stewart Lee as one half of the comedy duo Lee and Herring.