Griffith (Griff) RHYS JONES

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1953-11-16
Education Brentwood Sch, Emmanuel Coll Cambridge (MA)
Publications N/A
Recreations N/A
Clubs Groucho
Style Griff Rhys Jones, Esq
Career actor and writer; BBC radio prodr 1976-79; dir Talkback; chm Hackney Empire Appeal Ctee; FWCMD, FRSA; >ir< Charley's Aunt 1983, Trumpets and Raspberries 1985, The Alchemist 1986, Arturo Ui 1987, Thark 1989-90, Wind in the Willows 1990-91, The Revengers' Comedies 1991, An Absolute Turkey 1994, Plunder (Savoy) 1997, The Front Page 1998, Oliver! (Theatre Royal) 2009; dir Twelfth Night RSC 1989; >ir< Die Fledermaus 1989; >ir< Do Go On (Radio 4), The Griff Rhys Jones Show (Radio 2); >ir< comedy series incl: Not The Nine O'Clock News 1979-82, Alas Smith and Jones 1984, The World According to Smith and Jones 1986-87, Small Doses 1989, Smith and Jones 1991; co-presenter Comic Relief (BBC); presenter: Bookworm; plays incl: A View of Harry Clarke 1989, Ex (Screen One) 1991, Demob 1993; Restoration 2003-04, Mine All Mine 2004, Mountain 2007, Rivers, Three Men in a Boat; >ir< Morons From Outer Space 1985, Wilt 1989, Up N Under 1997, Puckoon; >ir< Bitter & Twisted, Scratch 'n' sniff, Alas Smith & Jones, Not the Nine O'Clock News; >ir< Emmy Award for Alas Smith & Jones, Br Comedy Top Entertainment Series Award for Smith & Jones 1991, Br Comedy Top Entertainment Performer (with Mel Smith) for Smith & Jones 1991; Olivier Award for Best Comedy Performance for Charley's Aunt and Absolute Turkey, Sony Silver Award for Do Go On 2000, Mont Blanc Award for Arts Patronage 2003 (fundraising chm for Hackney Empire)
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

FOLLOW US ON TWITTER

FOLLOW US ON TWITTER