Wrote the bestselling books The Timewaster Letters, Return of The Timewaster Letters and The Timewaster Diaries. Uses the pseudonym Robin Cooper. Career began in the television industry when working for The Comic Strip under Peter Richardson. Made his first appearance as a comedian on The Eleven O'clock Show as Simon Michael Simon. Created, wrote and produced Channel 4's Friday Night Dinner. Is responsible for a minor hoax regarding Gordon Brown in February 2010 known as "Tangerinegate." Wrote on the fourteenth season of South Park with Matt Stone and Trey Parker. Specifically on the final four episodes of first half-season.