Scottish master of snooker, billiards, and pool.
After two years of playing snooker, he won a local tournament at the age of foureen.
At twenty-one, he became the youngest ever snooker World Champion.
He married Mandy in 1995 and together they had two sons, Blaine and Carter, born in 1996 and 2004.
He was born in Queensferry, part of the City of Edinburgh, Scotland; Broadway star Nicol Williamson was born in Hamilton, a town in west-central Scotland.