My Name Is Daphne Fairfax. Arthur Smith. Copyright: Heavy Entertainment.

My Name Is Daphne Fairfax

BBC Radio 4 documentary. 5 episodes (1 series) in 2009. Features Arthur Smith.

Press Clippings

Book Review: My Name Is Daphne Fairfax

With increasing age, Smith appears to have found his metier, as one of the original contributors to the TV phenomenon Grumpy Old Men. Having become "moderately famous - the best kind of famous to be", he has now embraced his true calling as a professional bad-tempered old sod.

Alfred Hickling, The Guardian, 29th August 2009

Book extract: My Name is Daphne Fairfax

The comic surveys his career as a stand-up in this extract from his autobiography.

Arthur Smith, The Times, 25th April 2009

The comic who would be Daphne Fairfax

Arthur Smith's comedy has lit up the West End and made him a Radio 4 regular. Now he has put it all in a book.

Janice Turner, The Times, 25th April 2009