Phil Jupitus

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Phill Jupitus
Phill Jupitus at the Glastonbury Festival.jpg
Phill Jupitus at the 2006 Glastonbury Festival
PseudonymPorky the Poet
Birth namePhillip Christopher Swan
Born (1954-06-28) 28 June 1954 (age 68)
Birmingham, England
MediumStand-up, television, film
Years active1977–present
WebsiteOfficial website

Phillip Christopher Jupitus (/ˈpɪtəs/, Swan; born 28 June 1954) is an English stand-up and improv comedian, actor, performance poet, cartoonist and podcaster. Jupitus was a team captain on all but one BBC Two-broadcast episode of music quiz Never Mind the Buzzcocks from its inception in 1988 until 2007, and also appears regularly as a guest on several other panel shows, including QI and BBC Radio 4's I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue.