- Philip Pope
- Plays Neil Sharp
PHILIP POPE has starred I many radio and tv shows over the years including Radio Active/KYTV, Who Dares Wins and Chelmsford 123. And guest starred in many others: Shelley, Blackadder and most notably Only Fools & Horses. He has recently appeared in Touch Me I'm Karen Taylor and Moving Wallpaper (tv) and Old Harry's Game and Revolting People (radio)
As well as writing the music for Dirk Gently as a composer Philip is 'responsible' (if that is the right word!) for music to a number of programmes : Spitting Image, The Fast Show, Catherine Tate and Ruddy Hell It's Harry & Paul. He has scored several films and dramas and worked in documentary (Horizon), sitcom (Gimme Gimme Gimme, Happiness) and comedy- drama (Outnumbered, Double Time) to name but a few
Philip is also a versatile singer (he wrote and sang the Krikkit Song in The HitchHiker's Guide To The Galaxy as Paul McCartney and Elvis) he has a band with Rory McGrath, and sings with the Thame Chamber Choir.