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Jim Howick


British actor and sketch comedian who starred in Horrible Histories and Yonderland and appeared in Peep Present. He was the drummer of BliSter, a punk music group, during his youngsters. He gained a 2010 Children’s BAFTA award for his focus on Horrible Histories. He wedded Lauren Denny in 2012. He and Karen Gillan both made an appearance in episodes from the sketch comedy tv series The Kevin Bishop Present.

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Full Name Jim Howick
Date Of Birth May 14, 1979
Place Of Birth Chichester, England
Height 1.73 m
Profession TV Actor
Nationality British
Spouse Lauren Denny
Movies Thomas & Friends: Journey Beyond Sodor, Bill, Babylon, Hellboy, Tokyo Jim
TV Shows Yonderland, The Aliens, Stag, Babylon, The Armstrong & Miller Show, The Kevin Bishop Show, The History of the World Backwards, Horrible Histories, Loaded, Scream Street
Star Sign Taurus

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1He played drums for a punk band called 'BliSter'
2Jim was bitten by a dog when he was six.



Loaded2017TV Series pre-productionJosh
What's Wrong?2014Short completedMan
Yonderland2013-2016TV SeriesVarious
Scream Street2015-2016TV SeriesMike Watson & Others / Mr. Watson
Marley's Ghosts2016TV SeriesReverend Rose
Halloween Comedy Shorts2016TV SeriesKeene
The Aliens2016TV SeriesDominic
Stag2016TV Mini-SeriesIan
Bill2015/IChristopher Marlowe / Gabriel Montoya / Cynical Jester / ...
Undercover2015TV SeriesPhilip
Inside No. 92015TV SeriesThomas Nutter
House of Fools2015TV SeriesFBI Agent 2
Horrible Histories2009-2015TV SeriesVarious / Mr. H / Henry II
The Wrong Mans2013-2014TV SeriesChris
A Christmas Panic2014TV MovieHorse
Babylon2014TV Mini-SeriesJerry / Gerry
Lives of the Infamous Comedy Blaps2014TV Mini-SeriesDunhill Wanger
It's Kevin2013TV SeriesVarious
Peep Show2007-2012TV SeriesGerrard
Strangers on a Plain2011ShortHim
BBC Proms2011TV SeriesVarious
Horrible Histories with Stephen Fry2011TV SeriesVarious
The Armstrong and Miller Show2007-2010TV SeriesVarious Characters
Reggie Perrin2009-2010TV SeriesAnthony
The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret2010TV SeriesTaxi Driver
Hounded2010TV SeriesThe British Prime Minister
The Kevin Bishop Show2008-2009TV SeriesVarious Characters
No Heroics2008-2009TV SeriesThundermonkey
Mutual Friends2008TV SeriesEstate Agent
Comedy Showcase2007TV SeriesVarious
Rob Newman's History of the World... Backwards2007TV SeriesVarious
Hyperdrive2007TV SeriesSwamp Creature
Biffovision2007TV Movie
Tokyo Jim2006ShortJim
Hellboy2004Cpl. Matlin
Captain V2002TV Movie as James Howick
Armstrong and Miller1997TV SeriesVarious Characters



YonderlandTV Series 1 episode, 2015 written by - 2 episodes, 2013 - 2016
Lives of the Infamous Comedy Blaps2014TV Mini-Series

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Archive Footage

Peep Show & Tell2010TV Movie documentaryGerard (uncredited)

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2010BAFTA Children's AwardBAFTA AwardsBest PerformerHorrible Histories (2009)

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