Celebrities

David Walliams

Occupation: Actor, Comedian

Nationality: British

Born: August 20, 1971 (43)

Coming to prominence as one of the stars and co-creators of Little Britain, Walliams is a big comic personality in the United Kingdom.

His work has since gone beyond the Britain series, releasing children's books and doing record-breaking charity work. He is currently a judge on the competition series Britain's Got Talent.

Bake Off returns, True Detective has an upswing and more unmissable television. 7 TV shows you must watch this week The funnyman takes on the role of Agatha Christie's sleuth Tommy Beresford in Partners in Crime. Walliams plays it straight in BBC drama Edward Hall, director of Partners in Crime, says TV lacks strong heroines. Are too many TV women portrayed as victims? He was joined by the likes of Fearne Cotton and John Bishop at Buckingham Palace. David Beckham joins the Queen at the Palace Join us as we bring you all the action from tonight's fourth semi-final. BGT semi final 4 - as it happened Comedy icon shares secrets from his long career at BAFTA's A Life in Television. Michael Palin: 12 things you may not know The secret agent will appear in a short "mockumentary" sketch. Daniel Craig's Comic Relief sketch revealed Unconfirmed reports claim Britain's Got Talent judge has separated from wife Lara Stone. David Walliams book tour going ahead The BGT judge's husband is 'mortified' after accidentally tweeting the picture. Amanda Holden explains Pretty Woman picture We take a look back at the famous faces that have passed through Walford over the years. 7 stars who made EastEnders cameos Pictures of David Walliams's makeover at the hands of Simon Cowell are unveiled. See David Walliams's Red Nose Day makeover James Corden says he would petition if the channel was completely shut down. Corden: 'I owe my career to BBC Three' David Walliams dresses for the occasion as Britain's Got Talent auditions start. Simon Cowell lifts up Walliams' kilt Justin Bieber models alongside David Walliams's wife Lara Stone. Walliams jokes about Bieber's Calvins Miranda Hart invites viewers to tune in for the BBC's "hearty Christmas". See Doctor Who in BBC Christmas trailer Big School's David Walliams and Catherine Tate will also appear on chat show. Bassey and Ayoade for Graham Norton Show X Factor star gets his forehead - and nothing else - in A-list selfie at raucous charity ball. Jahmene is the 'Liza' of Sam Jackson selfie Digital Spy brings you all the best pictures from the grand finale. BGT: Grand finale in pictures 'Crazy Stupid Love' singer brings Jean-Bernard Fernandez-Versini to restaurant. Simon Cowell meets Cheryl Cole's new man Will Simon Cowell's singing namesake make it through to the next round? Simon Cowell auditions for Simon Cowell Paddy Jones and much-younger partner have toured the world with acrobatic salsa. BGT salsa gran won Spanish talent show Warning: Contains dancing, tickling sticks and David Walliams's uncensored desires. BGT: Walliams and Cowell's best pranks Voice UK coach performs her classic hit during the live charity event. Kylie, 'Jason Donovan' do Sport Relief Simon Cowell, Louis Walsh and Sinitta enjoy a night out after X Factor photocall. Cowell, Walsh and Sinitta's riotous night WhatsOnStage Awards name Radcliffe best actor, while Grint is honoured for Mojo. Harry Potter stars win WhatsOnStage Awards EastEnders, Bad Education and Mrs Brown's Boys are also among the highlights. Sherlock, Strictly in BBC Christmas reel The lineup for the December 6 episode is revealed. Radcliffe, Mary Berry for Graham Norton The initial round of auditions will take place from October to December. 'BGT' 2014 open audition dates revealed Lily Collins and Spencer Matthews also feature in Wednesday's celebrity photos. 1D's Harry, more: Today's celebrity photos Big School star says his Britain's Got Talent colleague is "great" with children. Walliams: Cowell will be a great father 87-year-old Julie says she is "absolutely delighted" with reports her son is expecting a child. Simon Cowell mum: He'll be fantastic dad Her "half miracle, half nightmare" tweet is believed to be about Simon Cowell. Sinitta tweets Cowell baby message? The plaque goes up for late Porridge star Richard Beckinsale at his old school. Kate Beckinsale unveils father's plaque X Factor boss says being gay would "make no difference to [his] life or career". Cowell 'doesn't care' about gay rumors The X Factor boss is known to be a big fan of the classic track. Simon Cowell wants 'My Way' at funeral Piers Morgan, Donald Trump, Joan Rivers and more tweet their opinions. Twitter reacts to Lance Armstrong show Little Britain star speaks about his experiences with depression. David Walliams: 'I felt I was going mad' The comedian says he was left "very confused" by the experiences. David Walliams: I've had gay experiences The comedian says he has asked Bond's producer for a future role. David Walliams wants 'James Bond' role Robbie Williams, Michael Fassbender, Lana Del Rey, Chris Hemsworth also honoured. Olympic athletes win at GQ Awards 2012