British isles television writer and actor who penned and performed within a 1990s comedy series called The League of Gentlemen. He afterwards made and starred in another acclaimed series, Psychoville. He went to Bretton Hall University in West Traveling of Yorkshire, Britain. He played the primary role within an ITV series known as The Widower. He and his wife Jane had been wedded in 2001. They afterwards became parents to two kids: Danny and Holly. He co-starred with Olivia Colman in Poor Glucose, a 2012 humor program.