Awards & Winners

Chris Langham

Date of Birth 14-April-1949
Place of Birth London
(England, United Kingdom, Great Britain)
Nationality United Kingdom
Also know as Christopher Langham, Christopher Langham, Christopher Langham, Christopher "Chris" Langham
Profession Comedian, Actor, Screenwriter, Television Producer, Television Director
Christopher "Chris" Langham is an English writer, actor, and comedian. He is known for playing the cabinet minister Hugh Abbot in the BBC Four sitcom The Thick of It, and as presenter Roy Mallard in People Like Us, first on BBC Radio 4 and later on its transfer to television on BBC Two, where Mallard is almost entirely an unseen character. He subsequently created several spoof adverts in the same vein. He also played similar unseen interviewers in an episode of the television series Happy Families and in the film The Big Tease. He is also known for his roles in the TV series Not the Nine O'Clock News, Help, Kiss Me Kate, and as the gatehouse guard in Chelmsford 123. In 2006, he won BAFTA awards for The Thick of It and Help. On 2 August 2007, Langham was found guilty of downloading and possessing level 5 child pornography and was jailed for 10 months.

Awards by Chris Langham

Check all the awards nominated and won by Chris Langham.


British Academy Television Award for Best Comedy Programme
Honored for : Help

Nominations 2006 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
British Academy Television Award for Best Comedy Performance The Thick of It
British Academy Television Award for Best Comedy Programme Help


Nominations 1993 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Laurence Olivier Award for Best Performance in a Supporting Role in a Musical Crazy for You


Nominations 1981 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing - Variety Series The Muppet Show
For episode with Carol Burnett (5.15).