Manchester-based writer, stand-up comedian and actor. Winner of the Sony UK Radio Awards 2006 for his show 'The Ape That Got Lucky'.
His popularity increased after appearing in the successful political satire "In The Thick Of It" (and spin-off movie, "The Loop"). He also starred in "Lab Rats" and "Skins".
In 2011, he was a temporary member of the Uncaged Monkeys tour.