Toby Weeks is an Inspector Spacetime fan who became friends with Abed over the internet due to their mutual love of the show. They meet for the first time face-to-face at the "InspecTicon", a fan convention in honor of the British TV show. His first appearance was in the Season Four episode "Conventions of Space and Time". He is portrayed by actor/comedian Matt Lucas.
Toby appears to be a parody of the British actor and comedian Toby Hadoke, the self described Doctor Who Z-list celebrity, a well known fan of the show known for his one man show Moths Ate my Doctor Who Scarf, as well as being responsible for several unofficial Doctor Who reference books and hosting several documantaries accross the programs DVD releases.