English comedian known for his witty observational comedy. He has hosted The Friday Night Project with Justin Lee Collins as well as a radio show, Going Out with Alan Carr, on BBC Radio 2.
In 2007, he earned the British Comedy Award for Best Live Stand Up.
Like Ricky Gervais, he is a successful British comedian.
He graduated from Middlesex University with a degree in Theatre Studies and in 2001, he won the City Life Best Newcomer of the Year and the BBC New Comedy Award.
He has one younger brother named Gary and he is openly gay.
- The meaning of the name Carr: Spear