Gareth Hale

Last updated 09 January 2020

Gareth Hale

Born: Thursday 15th January 1953 (age: 69)


Gareth Hale is an English comedian and actor, born in Hedon, Yorkshire, who is best known as one half of the comedy duo Hale and Pace with his friend and comic partner Norman Pace.

Both former teachers, their comedy partnership has fronted several television programmes, most notably Hale and Pace, Pushing Up Daisies, h&p@bbc and Jobs for the Boys.

As straight actors, they also fronted the original TV dramatisation of Dalziel and Pascoe; as well as making a guest appearance together in Survival, the final classic Doctor Who serial.