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Stewart Lee

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Stewart Graham Lee (born 5 April 1968, Shropshire) is an English stand-up comedian, writer and director probably best known for being one half of the 1990s comedy duo Lee and Herring, and for co-writing and directing the critically-acclaimed and controversial stage show Jerry Springer - The Opera. He grew up in the West Midlands, where he attended Solihull School. Lee is married to fellow comic Bridget Christie, with whom he has one son. He is a supporter of the British Humanist Association.