PAUL Sinha is aptly referred to as the smiling assassin because the quick-witted star takes no prisoners on the nations favourite daytime quiz show.
Here’s everything you need to know about The Chase star nicknamed The Sinnerman…
Rex Features The smiling assassin is currently ranked 6th in the National Quiz rankings
Who is Paul Sinha?
Supriya Kumar “Paul” Sinha was born May 28, 1970, in Luton, Bedfordshire.
While at medical school he discovered his talents on-stage and began performing stand-up as a junior gynaecologist in London.
As a stand-up comedian, he has played in every major comedy club in the UK and won the Best Club Comedian at the Chortle Awards in 2014.
His 2016 show Shout out to my Ex toured nationally and he has also taken eight solo shows to the Edinburgh Fringe.
Rex Features Paul joined The Chase with the nickname The Sinnerman in 2011
What has Paul appeared in?
Paul is best known for his role on popular ITV daytime quiz show The Chase, which he joined as The Sinnerman in 2011.
However, he’s been on TV as far back as 2001 with an appearance on BBC1’s The Stand Up Show and has followed Beverley Knight on Tonight at the Palladium.
Paul can also be frequently heard on BBC Radio 4 with appearances on The Now Show, Just a Minute, and The News Quiz.
His resident fixture on Radio 5’s flagship sports panel show Fighting Talk led to him earning the title of series champion in 2015 and 2016.