- Category : Entertainment-Comedy
- Type : PE
- Profile : 2/5 - Hermit / Heretic
- Definition : Split - Small (21,22)
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Contagion 2
- Birth Year: 1962
- Birthday: 17. May
- Birthplace: Edinburgh, United Kingdom
- Category: Entertainment-Comedy
- Profile: 2-5
- Type: Emotional Projector
- Inc.Cross: Contagion 2
- Definition: Double Split - Small (21,22)
- Variables: BLR-MRL
- 1949 Synthesis
- 3740 Community
- 3041 Recognition
- 0108 Inspiration
- 1333 The Prodigal
- 0731 The Alpha
Scottish-American comedian and late-night television host, writer and director. His career began in the UK as a musician and as a comedian. The versatile entertainer, he hosted several television shows, including a series on archaeology. He emigrated to the US in 1994, settling in Los Angeles and becoming a naturalized citizen. Two years later he landed a part in the Drew Carey Show, a role that lasted until 2003. In December 2004 he took over as host of "The Late, Late Show."
Ferguson has written a novel, published in April 2006, entitled "Between the Bridge and the River" as well as his memoir published in 2009.
Ferguson is the third of four children. His mother died on December 1, 2008; he paid tribute to her in one of his shows. Married three times and divorced twice, he has battled alcoholism. February 18, 1992 marked the beginning of his sobriety.