- Excelled in sports at school and initially wanted to be a sprinter before pursuing the arts.
- Took a two-year course at the Harrow School of Art at age 16.
- Worked as a scene painter at the National Theatre in Tel Aviv after graduating from university.
- Despite supporting Arsenal Football Club, Kaye worked as an in-house graphic designer for their rival soccer team, Tottenham Hotspur Football Club.
- Got his major break with the creation of the character Dennis Pennis, a parody celebrity interviewer who would torment major stars on the red carpet.
- Originated the role of Mr. Wormwood in the West End musical Matilda, in 2011.
- 2013, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: Nominee
- 2012, Olivier Awards — Best Supporting Performance in a Musical: Nominee
- 2005, Genie Awards — Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role: Nominee
- Geffen Kaye — Son
- Orly Katz — Wife
- Jordan Kaye — Son
- Trent Polytechnic, Nottingham, England (BA Hons in Theatre Design)