Knight read English literature at University College London and then worked as a copywriter/ producer for a Birmingham advertising agency and then as a copywriter/producer at Capital Radio in London.
He has had three novels published by Viking and Penguin. He co-created Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? and has written several sit-coms and comedy series for BBC1.
His first play, The President of an Empty Room, was staged at the Royal National Theatre in summer 2005.
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