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Ricky Gervais

Writer | Producer | Actor
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KNOWN FOR 
The Office (2005-2013) | The Invention of Lying (2009) | Cemetery Junction (2010)
AWARDS 
Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 24 wins & 57 nominations More »
AKA 
Brent | Seona Dancing
BORN 
Jun 25, 1961 (age 56)
HEIGHT 
5' 8" (1.73m)

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Projects in Development (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Films in Production (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for FlanimalsFlanimals Executive Producer, Writer (characters)  Less
  • Primary photo for The WilloughbysThe Willoughbys The Cat, Executive Producer  Less Filming
Past Film & Video (35 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (52 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for KonttoriKonttori (TV Series) Writer (based on the original screenplay by) (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017 1
    • Luottamus (Mar 3, 2017) Writer (based on the original screenplay by)  Less
  • Primary photo for Xander De Rycke: Houdt het voor bekeken 2015-2016Xander De Rycke: Houdt het voor bekeken 2015-2016 (TV Special) Thanks  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for 73rd Golden Globe Awards73rd Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) Himself - Host, Writer (special material)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for BoJack HorsemanBoJack Horseman (TV Series) Hedgehog at Orphanage (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
    • Out to Sea (Jul 17, 2015) Hedgehog at Orphanage (voice)  Less
  • Primary photo for GalavantGalavant (TV Series) Xanax (1 episode, 2015), Performer ("A Day In Richard's Life") (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
    • Dungeons and Dragon Lady (Jan 18, 2015) Xanax, Performer ("A Day In Richard's Life") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Galavant ShowcaseThe Galavant Showcase (TV Movie) Performer ("A Day In Richard's Life")  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for DerekDerek (TV Series) Derek / Derek Noakes (14 episodes, 2012–2014), Writer (14 episodes, 2012–2014), Director (14 episodes, 2012–2014), Executive Producer (14 episodes, 2012–2014)  Less 2012–2014 14
    • Christmas Special (Dec 22, 2014) Derek, Director, Executive Producer, Writer  Less
    • Episode #2.6 (May 30, 2014) Derek, Director, Executive Producer, Writer  Less
    • Episode #2.5 (May 30, 2014) Derek, Director, Executive Producer, Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for Learn Guitar with David BrentLearn Guitar with David Brent (TV Series) David Brent (9 episodes, 2013), Writer (2 episodes, 2013)  Less 2013 9
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  • Primary photo for The OfficeThe Office (TV Series) Writer (creator) (187 episodes, 2005–2013), Executive Producer (179 episodes, 2005–2013), David Brent (2 episodes, 2011), Writer (1 episode, 2006), Writer (teleplay by) (1 episode, 2005), Writer (based on the BBC series "The Office" created by) (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005–2013 188
    • Finale (May 16, 2013) Writer (creator)  Less
    • A.A.R.M. (May 9, 2013) Writer (creator)  Less
    • Livin' the Dream (May 2, 2013) Writer (creator)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Life's Too ShortLife's Too Short (TV Series) Director (8 episodes, 2011–2013), Writer (creator) (8 episodes, 2011–2013), Executive Producer (8 episodes, 2011–2013), Ricky Gervais (7 episodes, 2011–2013), Writer (5 episodes, 2011–2013), Writer (3 episodes, 2011)  Less 2011–2013 8
    • Easter Special (Mar 30, 2013) Ricky Gervais, Director, Executive Producer, Writer (creator), Writer  Less
    • Episode #1.7 (Dec 20, 2011) Ricky Gervais, Director, Executive Producer, Writer (creator), Writer  Less
    • Episode #1.6 (Dec 15, 2011) Ricky Gervais, Director, Executive Producer, Writer (creator), Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for KontoretKontoret (TV Series) Writer (based on the BBC series "The Office" created by) (18 episodes, 2012–2013)  Less 2012–2013 18
    • Brännboll (Mar 17, 2013) Writer (based on the BBC series "The Office" created by)  Less
    • Psykologi (Mar 17, 2013) Writer (based on the BBC series "The Office" created by)  Less
    • Näsorna (Mar 10, 2013) Writer (based on the BBC series "The Office" created by)  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Making of DerekThe Making of Derek (TV Movie) Himself / Derek, Executive Producer  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for An Idiot AbroadAn Idiot Abroad (TV Series) Himself - Executive Producer (20 episodes, 2010–2012), Executive Producer (20 episodes, 2010–2012)  Less 2010–2012 20
    • A Commentary (Dec 21, 2012) Himself - Executive Producer, Executive Producer  Less
    • The Short Way Around: China (Feb 2, 2013) Himself - Executive Producer (voice), Executive Producer  Less
    • The Short Way Around: India (Jan 26, 2013) Himself - Executive Producer (voice), Executive Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for 4Funnies4Funnies (TV Series) Executive Producer (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
    • Gittins (Dec 7, 2012) Executive Producer  Less
  • Primary photo for The Ricky Gervais ShowThe Ricky Gervais Show (TV Series) Himself (39 episodes, 2010–2012), Executive Producer (39 episodes, 2010–2012), Writer (creator: the original audio book series) (26 episodes, 2011–2012), Writer (creator) (13 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010–2012 39
    • The Year (Jul 13, 2012) Himself, Executive Producer, Writer (creator: the original audio book series)  Less
    • World Cup (Jul 6, 2012) Himself, Executive Producer, Writer (creator: the original audio book series)  Less
    • Wartime (Jun 29, 2012) Himself, Executive Producer, Writer (creator: the original audio book series)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Family GuyFamily Guy (TV Series) Dolphin / Billy Finn (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for The 69th Annual Golden Globe AwardsThe 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) Himself - Host, Writer (special material written by)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for The Making of Life's Too ShortThe Making of Life's Too Short (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Curb Your EnthusiasmCurb Your Enthusiasm (TV Series) Ricky Gervais (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
    • The Hero (Aug 14, 2011) Ricky Gervais  Less
  • Primary photo for Talking FunnyTalking Funny (TV Movie) Himself, Executive Producer  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The SimpsonsThe Simpsons (TV Series) Ricky Gervais / Charles Heathbar (2 episodes, 2006–2011), Writer (1 episode, 2006), Performer ("Lady", "Lady Riff") (1 episode, 2006), Lyrics ("You Make Me Laugh") (1 episode, 2006), Writer ("Lady", "Lady Riff") (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006–2011 2
    • Angry Dad: The Movie (Feb 20, 2011) Ricky Gervais (voice)  Less
    • Homer Simpson, This Is Your Wife (Mar 26, 2006) Charles Heathbar (voice), Lyrics ("You Make Me Laugh"), Performer ("Lady", "Lady Riff"), Writer ("Lady", "Lady Riff"), Writer  Less
  • Primary photo for The 68th Annual Golden Globe AwardsThe 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) Himself - Host, Writer (special material written by)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Ricky Gervais: Out of England 2 - The Stand-Up SpecialRicky Gervais: Out of England 2 - The Stand-Up Special (TV Special) Himself, Executive Producer, Writer  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for LouieLouie (TV Series) Dr. Ben (2 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010 2
  • Primary photo for The 67th Annual Golden Globe AwardsThe 67th Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) Himself - Host, Writer (special material written by)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Sesame StreetSesame Street (TV Series) Ricky Gervais (3 episodes, 2009)  Less 2009 3
  • Primary photo for Comedy ShowcaseComedy Showcase (TV Series) Script Editor (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
    • PhoneShop (Nov 13, 2009) Script Editor  Less
  • Primary photo for PhoneShopPhoneShop (TV Series) Script Editor (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for SpongeBob SquarePantsSpongeBob SquarePants (TV Series) Narrator (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for Comic Relief 2009Comic Relief 2009 (TV Special) Himself, Writer  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Inside the Actors StudioInside the Actors Studio (TV Series) Writer ("Free Love on the Free Love Freeway") (1 episode, 2009), Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2009), Performer ("Free Love on the Free Love Freeway") (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
    • Ricky Gervais (Jan 19, 2009) Himself - Guest, Performer ("Free Love on the Free Love Freeway"), Writer ("Free Love on the Free Love Freeway")  Less
  • Primary photo for Ricky Gervais: Out of England - The Stand-Up SpecialRicky Gervais: Out of England - The Stand-Up Special (TV Special) Himself, Executive Producer, Writer  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Say WhatSay What (TV Series) Special Thanks (5 episodes, 2007–2008)  Less 2007–2008 5
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  • Primary photo for ExtrasExtras (TV Series) Andy Millman (13 episodes, 2005–2007), Writer (13 episodes, 2005–2007), Director (13 episodes, 2005–2007), Executive Producer (7 episodes, 2006–2007), Performer ("Fix You") (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2005–2007 13
    • The Extra Special Series Finale (Dec 16, 2007) Andy Millman, Director, Executive Producer, Writer  Less
    • Jonathan Ross (Feb 12, 2007) Andy Millman, Director, Executive Producer, Writer  Less
    • Sir Ian McKellen (Feb 5, 2007) Andy Millman, Director, Executive Producer, Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for Kids UnlimitedKids Unlimited (TV Series) Special Thanks (4 episodes, 2007)  Less 2007 4
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  • Primary photo for Ricky Gervais Meets... Garry ShandlingRicky Gervais Meets... Garry Shandling (TV Special) Himself, Executive Producer, Writer  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Ricky Gervais Meets... Christopher GuestRicky Gervais Meets... Christopher Guest (TV Special) Himself, Executive Producer, Writer  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Le bureauLe bureau (TV Mini-series) Writer (original screenplay) (5 episodes, 2006)  Less 2006 5
    • Episode #1.6 (Jun 30, 2006) Writer (original screenplay)  Less
    • Episode #1.5 (Jun 30, 2006) Writer (original screenplay)  Less
    • Episode #1.3 (Jun 8, 2006) Writer (original screenplay)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Ricky Gervais Meets... Larry DavidRicky Gervais Meets... Larry David (TV Special) Himself, Executive Producer, Writer  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for StrombergStromberg (TV Series) Writer ("The Office" created & written by) (9 episodes, 2005), Writer (television series: "The Office") (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005 10
    • Tag der offenen Tür (Nov 13, 2005) Writer ("The Office" created & written by)  Less
    • Die Kündigung (Nov 6, 2005) Writer ("The Office" created & written by)  Less
    • Die Putzfrau (Oct 30, 2005) Writer ("The Office" created & written by)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Kelsey Grammer Presents: The Sketch ShowKelsey Grammer Presents: The Sketch Show (TV Series) Writer  Less 2005– 
  • Primary photo for AliasAlias (TV Series) Daniel Ryan (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 1
    • Facade (Mar 14, 2004) Daniel Ryan  Less
  • Primary photo for The OfficeThe Office (TV Series) David Brent (14 episodes, 2001–2003), Writer (14 episodes, 2001–2003), Director (14 episodes, 2001–2003), Performer ("Mahna Mahna") (1 episode, 2002), Performer ("Crazy Maze", "Life") (1 episode, 2001), Performer ("If You Don't Know Me by Now") (1 episode, 2003), Writer ("Spaceman", "Paris Nights", "Reaching Out to a Higher Ground", "Free Love on the Free Love Freeway") (1 episode, 2001), Performer ("Handbags and Gladrags", "Spaceman", "Paris Nights", "Reaching Out to a Higher Ground", "Free Love on the Free Love Freeway") (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001–2003 14
    • Christmas Special: Part 2 (Dec 27, 2003) David Brent, Director, Writer  Less
    • Christmas Special: Part 1 (Dec 26, 2003) David Brent, Director, Performer ("If You Don't Know Me by Now") (uncredited), Writer  Less
    • Interview (Nov 4, 2002) David Brent, Director, Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for HappinessHappiness (TV Series) Ricky Gervais (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for The Sketch ShowThe Sketch Show (TV Series) Writer  Less 2001–2003
  • Primary photo for Robbie the Reindeer in Legend of the Lost TribeRobbie the Reindeer in Legend of the Lost Tribe (TV Short) Penguin (voice)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for SpacedSpaced (TV Series) Dave (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for Meet Ricky GervaisMeet Ricky Gervais (TV Series) Himself - Host (6 episodes, 2000), Writer (6 episodes, 2000)  Less 2000 6
    • Episode #1.6 (Oct 27, 2000) Himself - Host, Writer  Less
    • Episode #1.5 (Oct 20, 2000) Himself - Host, Writer  Less
    • Episode #1.4 (Oct 13, 2000) Himself - Host, Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for BruiserBruiser (TV Series) Writer (additional material) (5 episodes, 2000)  Less 2000 5
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  • Primary photo for Comedy LabComedy Lab (TV Series) Clive Meadows (1 episode, 1999), Writer (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999 1
    • Golden Years (Sep 8, 1999) Clive Meadows, Writer  Less
  • Primary photo for The Jim Tavaré ShowThe Jim Tavaré Show (TV Series) Writer (12 episodes, 1999), Various Characters (7 episodes, 1999)  Less 1999 13
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  • Primary photo for This LifeThis Life (TV Series) Music Advisor (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996 1
Self (168 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Archive Footage (28 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for The Graham Norton ShowThe Graham Norton Show (TV Series) Himself / Himself - Guest (6 episodes, 2008–2017)  Less 2008–2017
    • Compilation Show (Mar 3, 2017) Himself (archive footage)  Less
    • Compilation (Jun 27, 2014) Himself - Guest (archive footage)  Less
    • Compilation (Mar 22, 2013) Himself (archive footage)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Himself (3 episodes, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The Drunken PeasantsThe Drunken Peasants (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Comedy BloopersComedy Bloopers (TV Movie) Andy Millman / David Brent (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Greatest Stand Up ComediansGreatest Stand Up Comedians (TV Movie) Himself - 18th Place (archive footage)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Are You Having a Laugh? Comedy and ChristianityAre You Having a Laugh? Comedy and Christianity (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Tales of Television CentreTales of Television Centre (TV Movie) David Brent (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Live from Studio FiveLive from Studio Five (TV Series) Himself (3 episodes, 2009–2010)  Less 2009–2010
    • Episode #1.91 (Jan 27, 2010) Himself (archive footage)  Less
    • Episode #1.73 (Dec 23, 2009) Himself (archive footage)  Less
    • Episode #1.46 (Nov 16, 2009) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for ITV Lunchtime NewsITV Lunchtime News (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Comedy Superstars 2010Comedy Superstars 2010 (Video) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Loose WomenLoose Women (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
    • Episode #13.233 (Aug 7, 2009) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night Live: Just ShortsSaturday Night Live: Just Shorts (TV Special) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Sunday NightSunday Night (TV Series) Himself / Dominic Badguy (1 episode)  Less 2009– 
  • Primary photo for Comedy ConnectionsComedy Connections (TV Series) Andy Millman (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
    • Sorry! (Aug 22, 2008) Andy Millman (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Comedy Map of BritainThe Comedy Map of Britain (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
    • Episode #2.1 (Apr 19, 2008) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for TV's Funniest Music MomentsTV's Funniest Music Moments (TV Movie) Himself - Seona Dancing (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for New Heroes of ComedyNew Heroes of Comedy (TV Series) Himself / David Brent / Andy Millman / Various Characters (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
    • Ricky Gervais (Feb 22, 2008) Himself / David Brent / Andy Millman / Various Characters (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Channel 4 at 25Channel 4 at 25 (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for 100 Greatest Stand-Ups100 Greatest Stand-Ups (TV Special) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Room 101Room 101 (TV Series) Andy Millman (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
    • Episode #11.1 (Jan 5, 2007) Andy Millman (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Big Fat Quiz of the YearThe Big Fat Quiz of the Year (TV Special) Andy Millman (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Story of Light EntertainmentThe Story of Light Entertainment (TV Mini-series) Self (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
    • The Comics (Aug 12, 2006) Self (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Richard & JudyRichard & Judy (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The Big Fat Quiz of the YearThe Big Fat Quiz of the Year (TV Special) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Greatest Before They Were Stars TV MomentsGreatest Before They Were Stars TV Moments (TV Movie) Himself - Seona Dancing (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Greatest TV Comedy MomentsGreatest TV Comedy Moments (TV Movie) Himself / David Brent (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The Comedians' ComedianThe Comedians' Comedian (TV Movie) Self (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The Curse of Noel EdmondsThe Curse of Noel Edmonds (TV Movie) David Brent (archive footage)  Less 2004
Other (3 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS

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