David Walliams is an English comedian, actor, and author who shot to fame for his partnership with Matt Lucas on ‘Little Britain’, a British character-based TV sketch show. He has also been judging ITV ‘Britain's Got Talent’ from the last four years. Walliams is also a well-known writer of children's books. His books have been translated into 46 languages, and more than 12.5 million copies have been sold. He has been the fastest growing author for children’s books in the UK. His literary style has often been compared to that of Roald Dahl, whom he admires. He has also featured in 13 films till date. He received a special award in recognition of his efforts for charity.