Comedian, writer, broadcaster and all-round British institution Arthur Smith was one of the ‘alternative comedians’ who shook up the world of light entertainment in the 1980s and \'90s.
Arthur is simply one of our funniest and most original comic performers and is guaranteed to bring hilarity, mirth and scandal.
He is a BBC regular, well-known for his appearances on TV’s Grumpy Old Men, QI, Have I Got News For You, The One Show and Radio 4’s Loose Ends, Balham Bash and Radio 2’s Smith Lectures.
His memoir My Name Is Daphne Fairfax won praise from literary critics.
He is a Spirit of The Fringe award-winning Edinburgh Festival stalwart and Olivier nominated playwright for An Evening With Gary Lineker