Rory McGrath is a British comedian, writer and TV presenter. He wrote
and appeared in the 1977 Cambridge Footlights Revue on the BBC in 1977
and he went on to write for Not the Nine O'clock News and Alas Smith
He also helped write and starred in Channel 4's Chelmsford 123 - a sitcom set in Roman Britain in 123 AD! He is probably best known as a team captain in the quiz show They Think Its All Over which has been running for more than 10 series and pulls in an average audience of nine million.
Appeared on “Hay-on-Sky” 25 May. There can't be many Arsenal fans who have an encyclopaedic knowledge of Latin bird names but the comedian Rory McGrath is one of them. The book is very easy to read with engaging, even tender, stories of his life and love of ornithology.