Danny Baker has written comedy scripts for Deayton.
Deayton has had a mole surgically removed from his face.
Award: In both 2001 and 2003 he was nominated for a BAFTA for "Best Entertainment Performance" for Have I Got News For You.
Award: In 1992 he won the Broadcasting Press Guild Award for "Best TV Perfomance" for Have I Got News For You.
In 2002, Deayton gained the nickname of "Mr. Sex".
Deayton was the youngest of three sons to an insurance broker (his father) and a home economics teacher (his mother).
In 2002, Deayton was fired from the long running panel show Have I Got News For You, following allegations about prostitutes and illegal drugs.
Deayton currently resides with his long term partner, Lise Mayer.
Deayton's one time partner, Stephanie De Sykes, wrote at least two Eurovision Song Contest entries.
Deayton's mother, Susan Deayton, was employed at Bletchley Park where the Nazi's Enigma code was broken during World War 2.
Deayton is a supporter of football team Manchester United.
Deayton stands at 5' 9" (1.75 m).
His nickname is 'Perkins'.
Angus: I have an English father and a Scottish mother, which means I'm both stuck up AND mean.
Angus: The most common place to lie is on a CV and I should know speaking as NBC's leading weather man for the past 12 years.
Angus: I feel I've already paid for my slips - which, let's face it, is more than Winona Ryder ever did.
Angus: (After being fired from Have I Got News For You) I sincerely wish the show well in the future and look forward to watching - from behind the sofa.
Angus: (On "Have I Got News For You" guest hosts) People in the media should thank me. My absence has given lots of work to people who are never heard of for decades.
Angus: The reason it's called private life is because it's private.
Angus: When one door closes another one falls on top of you.