Ben Elton (born May 3, 1959) is an English comedian and writer. Born in Catford, London to a Jewish immigrant family of academics (he is the son of the educational researcher Lewis Elton and the nephew of the historian G. R. Elton), he studied at Godalming Grammar School and the University of Manchester. He became a stand-up comedian and comedy writer shortly after leaving university in 1980, and was a central figure in the alternative comedy scene in the early 1980s. He has also achieved success writing musicals.
(Filmography) Johnny English (2003)
(Books) Past Mortem (2004)
Chinese Horoscope for Ben Elton Includes characteristics and Vices
February 08, 1959 -
January 27, 1960
May 3, 1959
The Pig is a Yin,
and is the Twelfth sign of the Chinese horoscope.