Noel Fielding, born on May 21, 1973, is a famous comedian, writer, actor, musician, and artist. He is best known as a member of the popular comic troupe “The Mighty Boosh” from the early 2000s. Fielding has starred in several television shows. He is loved by audiences for his quirks and wit. His clothing style is quirky and fascinates people. He has also appeared in numerous music videos, such as Kate Bush’s ‘Deeper Understanding and Razorlight’s ‘In the Morning.’
History of Noel Fielding
Noel Fielding was born and raised in the City of Westminster, London, England. His mother is Dianne Fielding and his father’s name is Ray Fielding. He also has a brother named Michael, who is a comedian and actor as well. Growing up, Fielding attended the Croydon School of Art, which is located in South London. He went on to pursue advertising and graphic design at Buckinghamshire New University (then known as the Buckinghamshire Chilterns University College). He graduated in 1995.
Fielding began his career in the late 1990s as a stand-up comic. He made a name for himself in the television stand-up showcase named “Lee Mack’s Gas.” In 1999, he started pursuing a career in films and was cast in the movie “Plunkett & Macleane.” In the year 2000, the comic-turned-actor kick-started a musical career as well, appearing in many music videos for several artists, such as Mint Royale, Razorlight, Robots in Disguise, and Kate Bush. In 2007, he starred in numerous episodes of “Vic Reeves’ House Arrest,” a show on BBC Radio 2.
He ventured into the world of art in 2008 when he held his first exhibition in Greek Street, Soho, London. Two years later, his second art exhibition took place named “Bryan Ferry vs the Jelly Fox,” at Maison Bertaux. At the request of Bill Bailey, he served as a team captain in the 2008 show “Never Mind Buzzcocks.” He became a regular captain on this show with the departure of Bailey in 2009. In 2017, Fielding gained massive popularity as the co-host of the hit series “The Great British Bake Off.” His wit and pithy sayings fascinate watchers worldwide.
Noel Fielding timeline
His series “The Mighty Boosh” wins the Shockwaves N.M.E Best T.V. award.
He holds an exhibition in London titled “Psychedelic Dreams of the Jelly Fox.”
Fielding produces his first solo television series named “Noel Fielding’s Luxury Comedy.”
He participates in the game show “Taskmaster,” where his solutions to strange problems are very creative.
The comedian takes up the role of a panelist in the British quiz show “Q.I.”
Noel Fielding FAQs
Does Noel Fielding have a wife?
No, but he is in a long-term relationship with Lliana Bird. The two began dating in 2010.
Does Noel Fielding have a child?
Yes, he has two kids, Dali Fielding-Bird and Iggy Fielding-Bird.
Is Noel Fielding vegan?
No, he is not vegan.
Is Noel Fielding the best-dressed British man?
In 2015, Fielding was nominated in GQs 50 Best Dressed British Men. He is not afraid of using different styles and colors together, making his dress sense totally unique.
5 Surprising Facts
He has a history with cake
He first began working at a cake shop, where he was sacked on the first day as his boss caught him eating cake.
His worst habit
The comedian once admitted that his worst habit is tardiness; he is almost always running late.
He is not the only humorous individual in his family; in fact, his brother worked alongside him in “The Mighty Boosh.”
He has a favorite rock band
Fielding is a big fan of “The Monkees.”
His favorite artist
He has profound reverence and admiration for the surrealist painter Salvador Dalí.
Why We Love Noel Fielding
An element of surprise
Fielding was one of the replacements in the U.K.’s most popular T.V. hit “The Great British Bake Off.” Many fans of the show were unsatisfied with his appearance, stating that the eccentric comedian would seem out of place. However, Fielding went on to become the show’s secret weapon. The country’s venerable Radio Times admitted that although he was expected to be dreadful, he turned out to be a delight.
An accomplished artist
Fans of his television shows and comedy might not be aware that Fielding is an acclaimed artist as well. His art has graced the walls of several galleries. In fact, “Psychedelic Dreams of the Jelly Fox,” his first solo show, was sold out.
A celebrity like no other
Fielding is one of the rare people who is not afraid of expressing themselves. He has even managed to carve a career out of being utterly and delightfully unique. If one is looking for a celebrity who does not fear standing out and being their true self, their search will end with Fielding.
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