Sean Lock is a British comedian, actor, and writer. He was born on April 22, 1963 in Hastings, East Sussex, England. Lock began his career as a stand-up comedian in the 1980s, and has since become a popular performer on the British comedy circuit.
In addition to his stand-up work, Lock has also appeared in numerous television shows and films. He is perhaps best known for his roles on the British television shows “QI” and “Have I Got News for You,” as well as his work as a team captain on the panel show “8 Out of 10 Cats.”
In addition to his acting and stand-up career, Lock is also a prolific writer. He has written for a number of television shows, including “The Fast Show” and “15 Storeys High,” and has published several books, including the best-selling “The Book of Alien.”
Lock is known for his quick wit and observational humor, and has won numerous awards for his work, including the British Comedy Award for Best Live Stand-Up in 2000. He continues to be a popular and highly respected figure in the world of British comedy.