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Greg Jenner is a public historian, broadcaster, and author noted for embracing humour and pop culture when communicating history’s complexities. He is the Historical Consultant to BBC’s Emmy & multiple BAFTA award-winning Horrible Histories, being solely responsible for the factual accuracy of over 1,800 sketches and 120 comedy songs, and was a key member of the team on Horrible Histories: The Movie – Rotten Romans.
As a broadcaster, he is the host of the BBC comedy podcast You’re Dead To Me!, is a regular voice on BBC Radio 4, and graduated to TV appearances with BBC2’s The Great History Quiz and Inside Versailles. His first book was A Million Years In A Day: A Curious History of Ordinary Life, From Stone Age To Phone Age, which became a UK number 1 bestseller on audiobook and was translated into nine languages.
In 2018 Greg was made an Honorary Research Associate at Royal Holloway, University of London, where he does some occasional teaching.