Reece Shearsmith Biography
Birthday: August 27, 1969 (Virgo)
Born In: Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, England
Reece Shearsmith is an English actor, comedian and writer. He is mostly popular for the sketch show `The League of Gentleman’, and the dark comedy series `Psychoville’. He was the creator and writer of both the shows and also starred in them. Shearsmith was born in Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, in England. He studied at Bretton Hall College, where he was acquainted with Steve Pemberton, Jeremy Dyson and Mark Gatiss who were his fellow students. Together they created `The League of Gentleman`, a stage act in 1995, which eventually became a well-known TV show. It received a lot of appreciation and as well as multiple awards. Along with his partners of the series, Shearsmith also wrote, created and starred in `Psychoville’, a psychological dark comedy series. He has appeared in many other films and TV shows. His most recent work was seen in the 2019 miniseries `Good Omens’, where he played William Shakespeare. He has been nominated for the Olivier Award once and has been nominated for the BAFTA Television Awards thrice of which he won twice.