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Tim Vine

Biography

British isles comedian, actor, and writer most widely known for his role in BBC’s ‘Not VENTURING OUT.’ He won the prize for greatest joke on the 2010 Edinburgh Fringe Festival and was a finalist within the 2013 group of Let’s Dance for Comic Comfort. He went to Epsom University and loved to try out electric guitar, piano, and drums. His present, The Tim Vine Fiasco, gained him the Perrier newcomer prize on the Edinburgh Celebration Fringe in 1995. He broke a Guinness Globe Record in 2004 by informing 499 jokes within 1 hour. He comes with an old sibling, Jeremy Vine, who’s an writer, journalist, and presenter on BBC information. He also offers a sister called Sonya. He was a superstar participant on “Who would like to Be considered a Millionaire?” provided by Chris Tarrant.

Quick Facts


Full Name Tim Vine
Date Of Birth March 4, 1967
Place Of Birth London, England
Height 1.88 m
Profession Comedian
Education Epsom College
Nationality English, British
Parents Guy Vine, Diana Tillett
Siblings Jeremy Vine
Movies Comic Relief: Uptown Downstairs Abbey, Claverdeek, Dating Ray Fenwick
TV Shows Stewart Lee's Comedy Vehicle, Call My Bluff, The Sketch Show, Whittle, Not Going Out, Blandings, Comic Relief Does Fame Academy, Don't Blow the Inheritance, Zoo Factor
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#Fact
1In 1995 he won the Perrier Best Newcomer Award at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival
2Holds the Guinness world record for telling the most jokes in an hour.
3Comedian, and brother of journalist Jeremy Vine and actress and painter Sonya Vine.


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Tim Timinee Tim Timinee Tim Tim to You2016Video
Let's Play Darts for Comic Relief2015TV Series
Not Going Out2006-2014TV SeriesTim
Blandings2014TV SeriesBeach
Comic Relief: Uptown Downstairs Abbey2011TV MovieMatthew Crawler
Clatterford2009TV SeriesTim Brewer
Stewart Lee's Comedy Vehicle2009TV SeriesVarious
Library Altitude Zero2007VideoIan Crawford
Dating Ray Fenwick2005ShortSimon
The Sketch Show2001-2004TV SeriesVarious Characters / Various
Claverdeek2003ShortRoland
Believe Nothing2002TV SeriesDave Short
Jetpac Willy2002ShortEric

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Tim Vine: The Joke-amotive Live2011Video documentary
Tim Vine: Punslinger Live2010Video documentary written by
Tim Vine: So I Said to This Bloke...2008Video documentary written by
Not Going Out2006TV Series additional material - 2 episodes
Tim Vine Live2004Video documentary written by
The Sketch Show2003-2004TV Series written by - 8 episodes

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Tim Vine: The Joke-amotive Live2011Video documentary
Library Altitude Zero2007Video

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Tim Vine: The Joke-amotive Live2011Video documentary executive producer
Library Altitude Zero2007Video producer

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Blandings2014TV Series performer - 1 episode

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
What's Cooking? From the Sainsbury's Kitchen2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Alexander Armstrong's Big Ask2013TV SeriesHimself
QI2013TV SeriesHimself
Frankie Howerd: The Lost Tapes2013TV Movie documentaryHimself - Comedian
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire2007-2012TV SeriesHimself
Pointless Celebrities2012TV SeriesHimself
The One Show2012TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Greatest Ever Carry On Films2011TV Movie documentaryHimself
Argumental2011TV SeriesHimself
Dave's One Night Stand2011TV SeriesHimself
Tim Vine: The Joke-amotive Live2011Video documentaryHimself
Celebrity Chase2011TV SeriesHimself
Breakfast2007-2011TV SeriesHimself - Comedian / Himself
Dick and Dom's Funny Business2011TV SeriesHimself
A Question of Sport2011TV SeriesHimself
Daybreak2011TV SeriesHimself
Carpool2011TV SeriesHimself - Passenger
The 50 Funniest Moments of 20102011TV Movie documentaryHimself
Eric & Ernie: Behind the Scenes2011TV Movie documentaryHimself
Tim Vine: Punslinger Live2010Video documentaryHimself
Spicks and Specks2010TV SeriesHimself
Loose Women2003-2010TV SeriesHimself
Melbourne International Comedy Festival Gala2010TV MovieHimself
Total Wipeout2009TV SeriesHimself
Jack Dee Live at the Apollo2009TV SeriesHimself
Neighbours2009TV SeriesHimself
Something for the Weekend2009TV SeriesHimself
Mastermind2009TV SeriesHimself
Tim Vine: So I Said to This Bloke...2008Video documentaryHimself
Celebrity Juice2008TV SeriesHimself - Panelist
Through the Keyhole2008TV SeriesHimself - Panellist
100 Greatest Stand-Ups2007TV Special documentaryHimself
Comic Relief 2007: The Big One2007TV SpecialHimself
Comic Relief Does Fame Academy2007TV SeriesHimself
Richard & Judy2001-2006TV SeriesHimself
Spelling Bee2005TV MovieHimself
Tim Vine Live2004Video documentaryHimself
Today with Des and Mel2003-2004TV SeriesHimself
The Royal Variety Performance 20002000TV Movie documentaryHimself
Whittle1997-1998TV SeriesHimself - Host
Night Fever1997TV SeriesHimself
Noel's Telly Years1997TV SeriesHimself
Call My Bluff1997TV SeriesHimself - Panellist (1999-2002)
The Stand-Up Show1996TV SeriesHimself
Gagtag1996TV SeriesHimself
Talking Telephone Numbers1996TV Series
Pebble Mill at One1995TV SeriesPerformer
Lorraine2016TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Countdown2009-2016TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Dictionary Corner
Too Much TV2016TV SeriesHimself - Segment Guest / Himself - Guest / Himself - Interviewed Guest
Strictly Come Dancing2015TV SeriesHimself - Audience Member / Himself - VT seq
Bob Monkhouse... The Million Joke Man2015TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
Celebrity Squares2014-2015TV SeriesHimself
Room 1012015TV SeriesHimself
Stephen Fry: Gadget Man2014TV SeriesHimself
Weekend Kitchen with Waitrose2014TV SeriesHimself
Dara O Briain: School of Hard Sums2014TV SeriesHimself
Santo, Sam and Ed's Total Football2014TV SeriesHimself
Greatest Stand Up Comedians2013TV Movie documentaryHimself - 25th Place
John Bishop's Christmas Show2013TV SpecialHimself
Let's Dance for Comic Relief2013TV SeriesHimself
Michael Grade & the World's Oldest Joke2013TV Movie documentaryHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Too Much TV2016TV SeriesHimself - Interviewed Guest
Alexander Armstrong's Big Ask2013TV SeriesHimself
QI2013TV SeriesHimself
Argumental2012TV SeriesHimself

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