BAFTA nominated for his appearance in BBC 3’s Cuckoo, Greg is also famed for his role as the psychotic Head of 6th Form Mr Gilbert in The Inbetweeners, the star and writer of Channel 4’s hit show, Man Down and as the host of Taskmaster on Dave.
Other credits include; The Royal Variety Show, 8 Out of 10 Cats, Mock the Week, Live at the Apollo and Would I Lie to You.
A former teacher, Greg Davies is known to millions as the psychotic Head of 6th Form, Mr Gilbert in the popular Channel 4 television series The Inbetweeners and The Inbetweeners Movie. He went on to win a Best Male Performance BAFTA nomination for his role in BBC Three’s Cuckoo starring alongside Helen Baxendale and Andy Samberg which he followed with another series for Channel 4, Man Down appearing with the late Rik Mayall and Roisin Conaty.
Highly renowned for his comedy, Greg made his stand-up debut in his one-man show Firing Cheeseballs At A Dog at the 2010 Edinburgh Festival. Such was the show’s success, imparting stories of his childhood and teaching career, that it led to a nomination for the prestigious Foster’s Edinburgh Comedy Award and a three-time extended national tour. Needless to say, a further tour followed both resulting in best-selling DVDs.
Previous Edinburgh Fringe credits include We Are Klang, also award nominated. This led to a sitcom series and TV special for BBC Three, which Greg wrote.
Also famed as the co-host on Taskmaster along with Alex Horne, Greg has made regular appearances on such programmes as Never Mind The Buzzcocks, Live at the Apollo, 8 Out of 10 Cats, Room 101, Two Dangerous Roads, Mock The Week, Would I Lie to You and Let’s Dance for Sport Relief in addition to being a team captain on Ask Rhod Gilbert and hosting The Royal Variety Performance.