He became popular for his part while Victor Meldrew in the BBC sitcom, 1 Feet in the Grave, together with Annette Crosbie. His additional television shows consist of Created and Bred and Britain’s Greatest Drives. He utilized to work as a study scientist. Later on, he worked to aid Stonewall, a gay privileges marketing campaign group. He earned the OBE Honor for his are an acting professional and movie director, and performed Gaius the courtroom doctor in the BBC crisis, Merlin. He spent the start of his existence in Greenock, Scotland and became a supporter of his regional soccer team. He is at the experience miniseries, Gulliver’s Moves, alongside Ted Danson.