Rob Brydon Bio - Biography

Name Rob Brydon
Height 5' 7"
Naionality British
Date of Birth 3 May 1965
Place of Birth Swansea, Wales, UK
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Rob Brydon was born in Swansea, South Wales on May 3rd, 1965. He studied acting at The Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama before joining BBC Wales as a radio and television presenter. Moving to London in the early '90s he worked as a voice over artist and made occasional appearances on television. These include Barbara, The Healer, Married For Life, Eleven Men Against Eleven and Lord of Misrule. He also had small roles in the following films, First Knight, Martha, Meet Frank, Daniel and Laurence and Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels.

He first came to the public's attention in 2000 with the shows Marion and Geoff and Human Remains, winning British Comedy Awards for both. Since then his comedy credits have included A Small Summer Party, The Keith Barret Show, Directors Commentary, Supernova, Cruise Of The Gods, Black Books, I'm Alan Partridge, Little Britain, Jack Dee Live At The Apollo, Rob Brydon's Annually Retentive, QI, The Big Fat Quiz Of The Year, Have I Got News For You and Gavin and Stacey.

He has also appeared in the dramas The Way We Live Now, Murder In Mind, Kenneth Tynan: In Praise of Hardcore, Marple and the films 24 Hour Party People, MirrorMask and A Cock and Bull Story.

Rob has appeared as a guest on Friday Night With Jonathan Ross, Parkinson, Richard and Judy, This Morning, Top Gear, The Paul O'Grady Show, 1 Leicester Square and Today With Des and Mel.

His many radio guest appearances include, I'm Sorry I Haven't A Clue, Just A Minute, Loose Ends, Steve Wright In The Afternoon, Jonathan Ross, Chris Evans, Ken Bruce and as narrator, The Flight Of The Conchords, Make 'Em Laugh and The Colonel Parker Story.

Rob is also known for his versatile voice. He has narrated Little Britain Down Under, Valley Of Song, Becoming Bond, Holmfirth Hollywood and 100 Greatest Comedy Moments. He has also performed character voices for the animations Body Beautiful, The Legends of Treasure Island, The Baskervilles and Robbie The Reindeer: The Legend Of The Lost Tribe.

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