Frank Skinner (born Christopher Graham Collins on 28 January 1957 in West Bromwich) is a British writer, comedian and actor. He is best known for his television presenting, often alongside David Baddiel, with whom he also collaborated for the football song 'Three Lions.' He is a radio presenter on the Saturday morning slot on Absolute Radio. Skinner was born at Hallam Hospital, West Bromwich, and grew up in a council house in neighbouring Oldbury. He was the youngest of four children born to West Cornforth-born former semi-professional footballer John Collins and his wife Doris. He has two older brothers, Keith and Terry, and an older sister, Nora.
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