Roy Walker

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Birthday
31, 1940
Birthplace
Ireland
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
31, 1940 (age 79)
Birthplace
Ireland

About

Irish comedian and television personality who was one of the stars of the stand-up comedy showcase, The Comedians. He was also the host of the successful television show 'Catchphrase' from 1986 to 1999.

Before Fame

He was involved in a choir, worked as a riveter, and was in the British Army for seven years.

Trivia

For three years, he was the Northern Ireland Champion in hammer throwing.

Family Life

His wife Jean, with whom he has three children, died from cancer in 1989.

Associated With

He appeared on Britain's Got Talent, which was judged by Simon Cowell.