Alexander Armstrong

Actor | Writer | Producer
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KNOWN FOR 
Pointless (2009-2017) | Pointless Celebrities (2010-2017) | Match Point (2005)
AWARDS 
1 win & 2 nominations More »
AKA 
Alex Armstrong | Xander Armstrong
NICKNAME  
Xander
BORN 
Mar 2, 1970 (age 47)
HEIGHT 
5' 11¼" (1.80m)

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Television in Production (3 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNTSTATUS
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  • Primary photo for Hey DuggeeHey Duggee (TV Series) Narrator ( 2 episodes, 2017 )  Less 2017 2 Released
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Past Film & Video (10 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (56 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for WordGirlWordGirl (TV Series) Hey Duggee ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 1
  • Primary photo for Drunk History: UKDrunk History: UK (TV Series) Sir Arthur Harris ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 1
  • Primary photo for Peppa PigPeppa Pig (TV Series) Mr. Wolf / Captain Dog ( 2 episodes, 2011–2016 )  Less 2011–2016 2
    • Playing Pretend (Oct 24, 2016) Mr. Wolf / Captain Dog (voice)  Less
    • Potato City (May 23, 2011) Mr. Wolf / Captain Dog (voice)  Less
  • Primary photo for ToonedTooned (TV Series) Professor M ( 6 episodes, 2012–2016 )  Less 2012–2016 6
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  • Primary photo for Danger MouseDanger Mouse (TV Series) Danger Mouse / Sinister Mouse ( 50 episodes, 2015–2016 )  Less 2015–2016 50
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  • Primary photo for Strictly Come Dancing: It Takes TwoStrictly Come Dancing: It Takes Two (TV Series) Performer ("A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square") ( 1 episode, 2015 ) , Himself - Friday Panel ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
    • Episode #12.30 (Nov 6, 2015) Himself - Friday Panel, Performer ("A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Sound of Music LiveThe Sound of Music Live (TV Movie) Max Detweiler  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for HunderbyHunderby (TV Series) Brother Joseph ( 6 episodes, 2012–2015 )  Less 2012–2015 6
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  • Primary photo for CockroachesCockroaches (TV Series) Doctor ( 2 episodes, 2015 )  Less 2015 2
  • Primary photo for Hey DuggeeHey Duggee (TV Series) Narrator ( 6 episodes, 2015 )  Less 2015 6
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  • Primary photo for Not Going OutNot Going Out (TV Series) Alexander Armstrong ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
    • Pointless (Nov 21, 2014) Alexander Armstrong  Less
  • Primary photo for Ben & Holly's Little KingdomBen & Holly's Little Kingdom (TV Series) Lucy's Dad / Mayor / Granpapa Thistle ( 7 episodes, 2012 )  Less 2012 7
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  • Primary photo for Love LifeLove Life (TV Series) Dominic ( 3 episodes, 2012 )  Less 2012 3
  • Primary photo for HacksHacks (TV Movie) David Bullingdon  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Comedy ShowcaseComedy Showcase (TV Series) Murdo ( 1 episode, 2011 ) , Executive Producer ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
    • Felix & Murdo (Dec 28, 2011) Murdo, Executive Producer  Less
  • Primary photo for Doctor WhoDoctor Who (TV Series) Reg Arwell / Mr Smith ( 3 episodes, 2008–2011 )  Less 2008–2011 3
  • Primary photo for The Sarah Jane AdventuresThe Sarah Jane Adventures (TV Series) Mr. Smith ( 48 episodes, 2007–2011 )  Less 2007–2011 48
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  • Primary photo for The Armstrong and Miller ShowThe Armstrong and Miller Show (TV Series) Various Characters ( 19 episodes, 2007–2010 ) , Executive Producer ( 19 episodes, 2007–2010 ) , Writer ( 12 episodes, 2009–2010 )  Less 2007–2010 19
    • Episode #3.6 (Dec 11, 2010) Various Characters, Executive Producer, Writer  Less
    • Episode #3.5 (Dec 4, 2010) Various Characters, Executive Producer, Writer  Less
    • Episode #3.4 (Nov 27, 2010) Various Characters, Executive Producer, Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for Reggie PerrinReggie Perrin (TV Series) David ( 5 episodes, 2010 )  Less 2010 5
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  • Primary photo for SJA: Alien FilesSJA: Alien Files (TV Series) Mr. Smith ( 6 episodes, 2010 )  Less 2010 6
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  • Primary photo for Rev.Rev. (TV Series) Patrick Yam ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for Micro MenMicro Men (TV Movie) Clive Sinclair  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Skellig: The Owl ManSkellig: The Owl Man (TV Movie) Mr Hunt  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The Sarah Jane Adventures Comic Relief SpecialThe Sarah Jane Adventures Comic Relief Special (TV Movie) Mr. Smith (voice)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for TimeshiftTimeshift (TV Series) Lyrics ("The Rohypnol Song") ( 1 episode, 2008 ) , Performer ("The Rohypnol Song") ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
    • The Comic Songbook (Dec 22, 2008) Lyrics ("The Rohypnol Song"), Performer ("The Rohypnol Song")  Less
  • Primary photo for Mutual FriendsMutual Friends (TV Series) Patrick Turner ( 6 episodes, 2008 )  Less 2008 6
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  • Primary photo for To the Manor BornTo the Manor Born (TV Series) Adam fforbes-Hamilton ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
    • Episode #4.0 (Dec 25, 2007) Adam fforbes-Hamilton  Less
  • Primary photo for Christmas at the RivieraChristmas at the Riviera (TV Movie) Miles  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Hotel BabylonHotel Babylon (TV Series) Aiden Spencer ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for After You've GoneAfter You've Gone (TV Series) Dr Howard Banks ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for The Trial of Tony BlairThe Trial of Tony Blair (TV Movie) David Cameron  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Life BeginsLife Begins (TV Series) Phil Mee ( 17 episodes, 2004–2006 )  Less 2004–2006 17
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  • Primary photo for SaxondaleSaxondale (TV Series) Jerome Wilson ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for My Family and Other AnimalsMy Family and Other Animals (TV Movie) Narrator (voice)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Open WideOpen Wide (TV Movie) David Wivvelsfield  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Agatha Christie's MarpleAgatha Christie's Marple (TV Series) D.I. Dermot Craddock ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for A Town Called PanicA Town Called Panic (TV Series) Horse (2000)  Less 2002– 
  • Primary photo for tlctlc (TV Series) Dr. Stephen Noble ( 6 episodes, 2002 )  Less 2002 6
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  • Primary photo for I Saw YouI Saw You (TV Series) Peter  Less 2002– 
  • Primary photo for Time Gentlemen PleaseTime Gentlemen Please (TV Series) Dean ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for Dr. Terrible's House of HorribleDr. Terrible's House of Horrible (TV Series) Michael Masters ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for Murder Rooms: Mysteries of the Real Sherlock HolmesMurder Rooms: Mysteries of the Real Sherlock Holmes (TV Series) Turnavine ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for Armstrong and MillerArmstrong and Miller (TV Series) Various Characters ( 27 episodes, 1997–2001 ) , Writer ( 27 episodes, 1997–2001 )  Less 1997–2001 27
    • Episode #4.7 (Feb 23, 2001) Various Characters, Writer  Less
    • Episode #4.6 (Feb 16, 2001) Various Characters, Writer  Less
    • Episode #4.5 (Feb 9, 2001) Various Characters, Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for BeastBeast (TV Series) Nick ( 12 episodes, 2000–2001 )  Less 2000–2001 12
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  • Primary photo for The SightThe Sight (TV Movie) Charles Dodgson  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Stressed EricStressed Eric (TV Series) Actor ( 10 episodes, 1998–2000 )  Less 1998–2000 10
    • Drool (Oct 11, 2000) Actor (voice)  Less
    • Au Pair (Oct 4, 2000) Actor (voice)  Less
    • Tent (Sep 20, 2000) Actor (voice)  Less
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  • Primary photo for CinderellaCinderella (TV Movie) Prince Charming, Performer ("Helplessly in Love", "Finale")  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for The Big KnightsThe Big Knights (TV Series) Narrator  Less 1999– 
  • Primary photo for The Jack Docherty ShowThe Jack Docherty Show (TV Series) Various  Less 1997–1999
  • Primary photo for Is It Legal?Is It Legal? (TV Series) Nick ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for Brass EyeBrass Eye (TV Series) American Vox Pop ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 1
    • Sex (Feb 19, 1997) American Vox Pop  Less
  • Primary photo for Sharpe's RegimentSharpe's Regiment (TV Movie) Rossendale  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Never Mind the HorrocksNever Mind the Horrocks (TV Movie) Various Roles  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for The Thin Blue LineThe Thin Blue Line (TV Series) Arrested Man ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for SardinesSardines (TV Movie) Alistair  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Screen OneScreen One (TV Series) Capt. Henry Sandy ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994 1
Self (76 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Pointless CelebritiesPointless Celebrities (TV Series) Himself - Presenter ( 96 episodes, 2010–2017 )  Less 2010–2017
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  • Primary photo for SheridanSheridan (TV Special) Himself  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for PointlessPointless (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Host / Himself - Presenter ( 275 episodes, 2009–2017 )  Less 2009–2017
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  • Primary photo for A Very Royal WeddingA Very Royal Wedding (TV Movie) Himself - Presenter  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Have I Got News for YouHave I Got News for You (TV Series) Himself - Guest Presenter ( 30 episodes, 2003–2017 )  Less 2003–2017
    • Episode #54.1 (Oct 6, 2017) Himself - Guest Presenter  Less
    • Episode #53.3 (May 5, 2017) Himself - Guest Presenter  Less
    • Episode #52.7 (Nov 25, 2016) Himself - Guest Presenter  Less
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  • Primary photo for Good Morning BritainGood Morning Britain (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 2 episodes, 2016–2017 )  Less 2016–2017
  • Primary photo for Ant & Dec's Saturday Night TakeawayAnt & Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway (TV Series) Himself - Guest Announcer ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017
    • Episode #14.6 (Apr 1, 2017) Himself - Guest Announcer  Less
  • Primary photo for Italy's Invisible CitiesItaly's Invisible Cities (TV Mini-series) Himself - Presenter ( 3 episodes, 2017 )  Less 2017
    • Florence (Jan 25, 2017) Himself - Presenter  Less
    • Venice (Jan 11, 2017) Himself - Presenter  Less
    • Naples (Jan 4, 2017) Himself - Presenter  Less
  • Primary photo for Strictly Come Dancing: It Takes TwoStrictly Come Dancing: It Takes Two (TV Series) Himself - Friday Panel / Himself ( 3 episodes, 2012–2016 )  Less 2012–2016
  • Primary photo for Peston on SundayPeston on Sunday (TV Series) Himself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Children in Need Rocks for TerryChildren in Need Rocks for Terry (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Saturday KitchenSaturday Kitchen (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2008–2016 )  Less 2008–2016
  • Primary photo for Nigel Farage Gets His Life BackNigel Farage Gets His Life Back (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Sir Terry Wogan Remembered: Fifty Years at the BBCSir Terry Wogan Remembered: Fifty Years at the BBC (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Bruce's Hall of Fame with Alexander ArmstrongBruce's Hall of Fame with Alexander Armstrong (TV Movie) Himself - Presenter  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The Making of the Sound of Music LiveThe Making of the Sound of Music Live (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Loose WomenLoose Women (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 2012–2015 )  Less 2012–2015
  • Primary photo for Land of the Midnight Sun with Alexander ArmstrongLand of the Midnight Sun with Alexander Armstrong (TV Mini-series) Himself - Presenter ( 2 episodes, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Songs of PraiseSongs of Praise (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Sunday Night at the PalladiumSunday Night at the Palladium (TV Series) Himself - Presenter ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for VE Day 70: A Party to RememberVE Day 70: A Party to Remember (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Room 101Room 101 (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The One ShowThe One Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest / Himself - Presenter / Himself - Guest Presenter ( 12 episodes, 2010–2014 )  Less 2010–2014
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  • Primary photo for Alexander Armstrong's Real Ripping YarnsAlexander Armstrong's Real Ripping Yarns (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2014 £100K
  • Primary photo for The Voice: Louder on TwoThe Voice: Louder on Two (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for 12 Drinks of Christmas12 Drinks of Christmas (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Doctor Who Live: The AfterpartyDoctor Who Live: The Afterparty (TV Special) Himself (uncredited)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for This MorningThis Morning (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 2008–2013 )  Less 2008–2013
  • Primary photo for My HeroMy Hero (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Your Face Sounds FamiliarYour Face Sounds Familiar (TV Series) Himself ( 6 episodes, 2013 )  Less 2013
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  • Primary photo for Alexander Armstrong's Big AskAlexander Armstrong's Big Ask (TV Series) Himself - Host ( 14 episodes, 2011–2013 )  Less 2011–2013
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  • Primary photo for Would I Lie to You?Would I Lie to You? (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for My Life in BooksMy Life in Books (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Epic WinEpic Win (TV Series) Himself - Presenter ( 6 episodes, 2011 )  Less 2011
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  • Primary photo for The Great British WeatherThe Great British Weather (TV Series) Himself - Presenter ( 4 episodes, 2011 )  Less 2011
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  • Primary photo for DaybreakDaybreak (TV Series) Himself ( 2 episodes, 2011 )  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for BreakfastBreakfast (TV Series) Himself - Comedian / Himself - Actor / Himself ( 4 episodes, 2009–2010 )  Less 2009–2010
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  • Primary photo for James May's Man LabJames May's Man Lab (TV Series) Himself - Flat Pack Furniture Consultant ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
    • Episode #1.1 (Oct 31, 2010) Himself - Flat Pack Furniture Consultant  Less
  • Primary photo for Who Do You Think You Are?Who Do You Think You Are? (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The British Academy Television AwardsThe British Academy Television Awards (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The Story of 'Are You Being Served?'The Story of 'Are You Being Served?' (TV Movie) Himself - Narrator (voice)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Alexander Armstrong's Very British HolidayAlexander Armstrong's Very British Holiday (TV Movie) Himself - Presenter  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The Xtra FactorThe Xtra Factor (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 2008–2009 )  Less 2008–2009
  • Primary photo for The Paul O'Grady ShowThe Paul O'Grady Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Have I Got News for You: News... for YouHave I Got News for You: News... for You (TV Series) Himself - Presenter ( 8 episodes, 2009 )  Less 2009
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  • Primary photo for Friday Night with Jonathan RossFriday Night with Jonathan Ross (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Don't Call Me Stupid!Don't Call Me Stupid! (TV Series) Himself - Host ( 7 episodes, 2007–2009 )  Less 2007–2009
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  • Primary photo for The Justin Lee Collins ShowThe Justin Lee Collins Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Heston's FeastsHeston's Feasts (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Comic Relief 2009Comic Relief 2009 (TV Special) Mr. Smith (voice)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The Royal Variety Performance 2008The Royal Variety Performance 2008 (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Have I Got News for You: The Inevitable Internet Spin-OffHave I Got News for You: The Inevitable Internet Spin-Off (TV Series) Himself - Guest Presenter ( 4 episodes, 2007–2008 )  Less 2007–2008
    • Episode #4.2 (Oct 24, 2008) Himself - Guest Presenter  Less
    • Episode #3.7 (May 30, 2008) Himself - Guest Presenter  Less
    • Episode #2.2 (Oct 19, 2007) Himself - Guest Presenter  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Alan Titchmarsh ShowThe Alan Titchmarsh Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for VisionariesVisionaries (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Happy Birthday BAFTAHappy Birthday BAFTA (TV Movie) Self  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The National Movie AwardsThe National Movie Awards (TV Special) Himself - Presenter  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for News Knight with Sir Trevor McDonaldNews Knight with Sir Trevor McDonald (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Adventures for Boys: John Buchan - Master of SuspenseAdventures for Boys: John Buchan - Master of Suspense (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Best of the WorstThe Best of the Worst (TV Series) Himself - Host ( 6 episodes, 2006 )  Less 2006
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  • Primary photo for The Sharon Osbourne ShowThe Sharon Osbourne Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Driving Mum and Dad MadDriving Mum and Dad Mad (TV Series) Himself - Narrator ( 5 episodes, 2006 )  Less 2006
    • Episode #2.5 (Aug 14, 2006) Himself - Narrator (voice)  Less
    • Episode #2.4 (Aug 7, 2006) Himself - Narrator (voice)  Less
    • Episode #2.3 (Jul 31, 2006) Himself - Narrator (voice)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Richard & JudyRichard & Judy (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Scoop! The Greatest Tabloid HeadlinesScoop! The Greatest Tabloid Headlines (TV Movie) Himself - Narrator (voice)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Ultimate SitcomThe Ultimate Sitcom (TV Movie) Himself - Narrator (voice)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Perfect Scary MovieThe Perfect Scary Movie (TV Movie) Himself - Narrator (voice)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for QIQI (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Whatever Happened to the Minipops?Whatever Happened to the Minipops? (TV Movie) Himself - Narrator (voice)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The 100 Greatest AlbumsThe 100 Greatest Albums (TV Movie) Himself - Narrator (voice)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The British Comedy Awards 2004The British Comedy Awards 2004 (TV Special) Himself (uncredited)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Curse of Noel EdmondsThe Curse of Noel Edmonds (TV Movie) Himself - Narrator (voice)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Ultimate Sci-Fi Top 10Ultimate Sci-Fi Top 10 (TV Mini-series) Himself - Narrator  Less 2004– 
  • Primary photo for X-Rated: The Pop Videos They Tried to BanX-Rated: The Pop Videos They Tried to Ban (TV Movie) Himself - Narrator (voice)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Hell's KitchenHell's Kitchen (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Wright StuffThe Wright Stuff (TV Series) Panelist ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Space CadetsSpace Cadets (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Saturday LiveSaturday Live (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996
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Other (2 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
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