In the third series of the programme, Tara took a chance on Simon and invited him to a gig.His friends Jay (James Buckley), Will (Simon Bird) and Neil (Blake Harrison) all joined them at the concert, but ended up getting high on marijuana and causing Tara to vomit.
Simon and I went on to be in The Inbetweeners together and all three of us also wrote and starred in a sitcom called Chickens. When we met I thought, “These people tolerate me, so therefore they are totally golden in my eyes.” My nickname is… I literally came up with it myself as well: I just started replying to emails as Crampo and eventually it caught on. It’s only really stupidity that makes you do it: you think you’re going to be good, but actually you’re not that good, it’s just that nobody else is doing it and so everyone has incredibly low standards! I laugh out loud at that, whereas I hardly ever laugh at comedy. But despite his failed attempt at finding a wife on-screen, it seems as though the actor behind Simon – Joe Thomas – has been a little more successful in love and has now got engaged.Read: All the Latest Celebrity News But here’s the crazy part…I’ve never had the cojones to be a player, and I don’t know any men who do.stars Hannah Tointon and Joe Thomas, who are reportedly engaged.The Inbetweeners stars Joe Thomas and Hannah Tointon are reportedly engaged.The couple started dating when they met on the much-loved Channel 4 show in 2010, and began living together in London in 2012.Some imply they see lots of girls, and never see them again after one night, but I don’t know if that’s actually true.’ Aww. I have two best friends actually and they are called Jonny Sweet and Simon Bird. And it’s really scary because I don’t think I would ever do it now, in the same situation. I normally hate that sort of Candid Camera thing, but they make it work. If I was at school and was a wizard, I would be pretty happy. anyone who was on the front row of the fashion show when we filmed that infamous scene for The Inbetweeners! Almost every other person I encounter, to be honest. Thomas' big break in television was his role as Simon Cooper in The Inbetweeners and its feature film The Inbetweeners Movie.Together with Bird and writing partner Sweet, they wrote Chickens, a satirical sketch about three conscientious objectors during World War I, which was a part of a proposed series, Comedy Showcase.