His more recent work has been in television, with sitcoms Gimme Gimme Gimme and Beautiful People sitting alongside work on ITV performing arts drama Britannia High and as part of the scriptwriting team on Coronation Street.
Now he is about to return to the stage with his new, generation-spanning play Canary, which starts previews at the Liverpool Playhouse on April 24.
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