David Walliams

Comedian + Writer and Actor
Born Aug 20, 1981

David Edward Walliams is an English comedian, writer, children's author and actor, known for his partnership with Matt Lucas on the TV sketch show Little Britain and its predecessor Rock Profile. More recently he and Lucas wrote and starred in Come Fly with Me. David is currently a judge on series 6 of Britain's Got Talent.… Read More

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  • David Walliams: The Boy In The Dress Who Became A National Treasure
    Guardian (UK) - Dec 25, 2015
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    David Walliams 'fails Young Readers With Dumbed Down Books'
    Daily Mail (UK) - Apr 04, 2015
  • Miranda Hart, David Walliams And Jo Sargent Launch Production Company
    Guardian (UK) - Jul 21, 2014
  • 'super Coach' Hints At Next Big Sport Relief Project
    Bucks Free Press - Jan 05, 2014


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of David Walliams.


1971 Birth Born on August 20, 1971.


1990 18 Years Old During university holidays in 1990, Walliams performed with the National Youth Theatre, where he met future comedy partner and friend Matt Lucas. … Read More


2003 - 2007 3 More Events
2008 36 Years Old 1 More Event
On 26 August 2008 Walliams made his stage debut at the Gate Theatre in Dublin opposite Michael Gambon in Harold Pinter's No Man's Land, in front of an audience that included Pinter himself. … Read More
2009 37 Years Old …  In 2009, Walliams began dating Dutch model Lara Stone. On 20 January 2010, they announced their engagement. Walliams proposed to Stone in Los Angeles after her parents had given their blessing to the relationship. On 16 May 2010, the couple were married at central London's Claridge's Hotel. In December 2012, the couple announced that Stone was pregnant with their first child and on 6 May 2013, Stone gave birth to their son, Alfred. It was reported on 4 March 2015 that, following five years of marriage, the pair had decided to try a trial separation after "drifting apart".
2010 38 Years Old Walliams portrayed comedian Frankie Howerd in the BBC Four television film Rather You Than Me. In 2010, Walliams appeared with Paul Rudd and Steve Carell in the comedy Dinner for Schmucks.


On 21 March 2012 Walliams was the narrator of Are You Having a Laugh? … Read More
2014 42 Years Old In March 2014 Walliams narrated a short video for the charity, Electrical Safety First, featuring the character Charley from the Charley Says educational films of the 1970s. … Read More
…  In 2015 he starred as Tommy Beresford in the BBC series Partners in Crime based on the Tommy and Tuppence novels by Agatha Christie. … Read More
2016 44 Years Old 1 More Event
Walliams will host the final of New York comedy show Thrills and Spills in late-December 2016. … Read More
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