Body started cartooning at Takapuna Grammar School, Auckland, and has worked as a cartoonist and newspaper artist since 1986, when he joined NZ Truth. He has worked for the Auckland Star, the New Zealand Herald, and The Scotsman (largely drawing business graphs). He has been cartooning for the New Zealand Herald since 2004 in a back-up capacity to Rod Emmerson. He is an occasional book illustrator. He was named Canon Media Awards Cartoonist-of-the-Year in 2012.
Search for Body, Guy in the NZ Cartoon Archive collection on the National Library of New Zealand website.