Peter Kay

Actor

Born: Bolton, Lancashire, England, UK

BIOGRAPHY

Peter John Kay Hon. D.A. (born 2 July 1973) is an English comedian and actor. His 2010–11 stand-up comedy tour was officially inaugurated into the Guinness World Records as the most successful of all time, playing to over 1.2 million people. In a 2004 poll for the BBC, Kay was named the 46th most influential person in British culture. Kay has written, produced, and acted in several award-winning television and film projects. In addition, he has authored three books. In 2015, he starred in BBC sitcoms Peter Kay's Car Share and Cradle to Grave. In 2016, Kay won the BAFTA TV Award for Best Male Comedy Performance, the BAFTA TV Award for Best Scripted Comedy and the National Television Award for Best Comedy for Car Share. He also received an honorary doctorate from the University of Salford.

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