Ben Miller is a British comedian, actor, science communicator and author. He is known for his roles in television shows such as Death in Paradise, Primeval, The Worst Week of My Life, and The Armstrong and Miller Show, and films such as Johnny English and The Prince and Me. Miller was pursuing a Ph.D. in physics at Cambridge University until he met his comedy-partner-to-be, Alexander Armstrong, at which point he decided to leave science for comedy.
He was the host a show called It's Not Rocket Science and authored a book of the same name. He is also the author of The Aliens are Coming! The Extraordinary Science Behind our Search for Life in the Universe.