Jamie Thomson was the 2012 winner of the Roald Dahl Funny Prize.
Here's the author biography for Jamie's latest smash-hit series, Dark Lord: the Early Years, and Dark Lord: A Fiend in Need:
"Jamie Thomson is the minion and slave of the Dark Lord, Dirk Lloyd. Jamie has been writing books, comics and computer games for his dark master for many years now. He lives in the dungeons below his master's Iron Tower, chained to a desk, where he spends every day writing for his overlord. Or else."
If you want to know more about Jamie, you can check out his Wikipedia entry: