He went to the same school as bandmate Liam Howlett; because of their difference in age, they never met there.
He has extensive body piercings and tattoos.
He came from a broken home and was kicked out by his father when he was a teenager. He once dated Gail Porter. After their breakup he married Mayumi Kai.
His manic dancing moves in the "Firestarter" music video were parodied by Comedian Weird Al Yankovic.