- 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.