(April 17, 1957- )
Born in Maidenhead, England, United Kingdom
British author and essayist
Author of 'Fever Pitch (1992),' 'High Fidelity (1995),' and 'About a Boy (1998)'
Wrote the screenplay for the film 'An Education (2009)'
Why he might be annoying
He is divorced.
Even though his novel 'Fever Pitch' was originally about soccer, it was reimagined for American audiences by shifting the focus to baseball.
His music criticism has been widely criticized by numerous writers.
Why he might not be annoying
His book 'Fever Pitch' was awarded the 1992 William Hill Sports Book of the Year.
His son's autism led him to co-found 'TreeHouse,' a charity for autistic children.
His screenplay for 'An Education' was nominated in 2010 for a Best Adapted Screenplay Oscar.
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Year In Review:
In 2016, Out of 3 Votes: 100% Annoying
In 2015, Out of 8 Votes: 37.50% Annoying
In 2014, Out of 12 Votes: 66.67% Annoying
In 2013, Out of 14 Votes: 64.29% Annoying
In 2012, Out of 6 Votes: 66.67% Annoying
In 2011, Out of 15 Votes: 46.67% Annoying
In 2010, Out of 16 Votes: 56.25% Annoying
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