Griff Rhys Jones

Griff Rhys Jones

Born: November 16, 1953



Biography: Griffith Griff Rhys Jones is a Welsh comedian, writer, actor, television presenter and personality. Jones came to national attention in the early 1980s for his work in the BBC television comedy sketch shows Not the Nine O'Clock News and Alas Smith and Jones along with his comedy partner Mel Smith. With Smith, he founded television production company Talkback Productions, now part of RTL Group.

Source/Notes: Have I Got News For You, series 27 episode 6, 21 May 2004