Bill Bailey is a popular British stand-up comedian and musician. He is known for his role on Black Books and appearances on QI, Never Mind the Buzzcocks (where he was a team captain for quite some time, replacing Sean Hughes), Have I Got News for You and Spaced. He has also had small parts in movies such as Hot Fuzz; The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy movie adaptation (as a falling sperm whale); Run, Fat Boy, Run!, and a few others. He also can be seen appearing as a trick dog obsessed father in Series 2 of Skins, and as some kind of paramilitary lumberjack in a single episode of Doctor Who.Bailey is an incredibly talented musician, a very funny comedian who launches into non-sequiturs a lot, and he resembles an overgrown, hairy Klingon troll. But is lovable nonetheless.Not to be confused with Ben Bailey. Or Axl Rose (who was called Bill Bailey in childhood). Or Bill Daily. Or Bill Bailey/Tumblebrutus. Or the man referred to in the song, "(Won't You Come Home) Bill Bailey".
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