Alexander Armstrong


Alexander Armstrong is a well-known British comedian who has also established a career for himself as a TV presenter and film and television actor; probably best known for his work with fellow comedian Ben Miller. The Armstrong and Miller Show, the comedy series that shot Armstrong and Miller to the height of their fame, first aired in 1997 but took a break whilst the comedian’s pursued other aspects of their careers for a six year period in 2001. The show’s second reincarnation on the BBC started off with a bang, garnering a BAFTA and has remained incredibly popular ever since.

Outside his work as a stand-up comedian and comedy sketch artist Alexander Armstrong is known as the TV presenter for the general knowledge quiz show Pointless, he joined cult TV series spin off The Sarah Jane Chronicles where he voiced the alien supercomputer Mr. Smith and has appeared as an actor in two films by the cult film director Woody Allen.

As a comedian Alexander is known for his quick wit and political satire, he has appeared as a guest TV presenter on the popular BBC series Have I Got News For You on multiple occasions, whilst his other guest appearances and comedy work has seen him work alongside comedians such as Andy Hamilton and Jeremy Dyson, the man behind The League of Gentlemen. Popular with audiences across Britain, Alexander Armstrong is a brilliant comedian, his versatility and ability to turn his hand to various other areas of the performing arts, such as his work as an actor, highlight his intelligence, he is a Cambridge graduate and genuine talent.

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