Person Details

Birthday: 1961-06-25 08:26:53

Aliases: Ricky Dene Gervais , Ρίκι Τζερβές

Gender: Male

Place of birth: Whitley, Berkshire, Reading, England, UK

Homepage: http://www.rickygervais.com/

Movie Involvements: 46

TV Involvements: 41


Most Famous Work

Biography

Ricky Dene Gervais (born 25 June 1961) is an English comedian, actor, director, producer, musician and writer. Gervais achieved mainstream fame with his television series The Office and the subsequent series Extras, both of which he co-wrote and co-directed with friend and frequent collaborator Stephen Merchant. In addition to writing and directing the shows, Gervais also played the lead roles of David Brent in The Office and Andy Millman in Extras. Gervais has also starred in a number of Hollywood films, assuming leading roles in Ghost Town and The Invention of Lying. He has performed on four sell-out stand-up comedy tours, written the best-selling Flanimals book series and starred with Merchant and Karl Pilkington in the most downloaded podcast in the world as of March 2009, The Ricky Gervais Show. He has won a multitude of awards and honours, including seven BAFTA Awards, five British Comedy Awards, two Emmy Awards, three Golden Globe Awards and the 2006 Rose d'Or, as well as a Screen Actors Guild Award nomination. In 2007 he was voted the 11th greatest stand-up comic on Channel 4's 100 Greatest Stand-Ups and again in the updated 2010 list as the 3rd greatest stand-up comic. In 2010 he was named on the TIME 100 list of the world's most influential people. Gervais hosted both the 2010 and 2011 Golden Globe Awards. Description above from the Wikipedia article Ricky Gervais, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Most Famous Work

The Simpsons
Average
8

The Simpsons

(1989) Writer
The Office
Average
9

The Office

(2005) Creator
Ricky Gervais: SuperNature
Average
7
After Life
Average
8

After Life

(2019) Creator
The Willoughbys
Average
7

The Willoughbys

(2020) Executive Producer
Extras
Average
8

Extras

(2005) Creator
The Office
Average
8

The Office

(2001) Creator
An Idiot Abroad
Average
8

An Idiot Abroad

(2010) Creator

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2022 Ika Chu (voice)
Self
Self
2021 Himself
Interviewer (voice)
2020 The Cat (voice)
2019 Self (Archival Footage)
Ricky Gervais (voice)
Tony
2018 Himself
Himself
Himself
2017 Himself
Himself (Uncredited)
2016 David Brent
Albert Finch
2015 Himself
N/A
Self
The Conceited Man (voice)
Derek
Himself
Xanax
2014 Dr. McPhee
Hedgehog at Orphanage (voice)
Self
Dominic Badguy
Self
Self
2013 Self
Himself
Self
David Brent
Himself
Derek
2012 Mr Bing (voice)
Self
2011 Ricky Gervais
Voice of Argonaut
Himself
Himself
2010 Himself
Himself
Self
Himself
Self
Himself
Narrator (voice)
N/A
Len Taylor
Self - Panelist
Himself
Himself
2009 N/A
Self
Mark Bellison
N/A
Dr. McPhee
N/A
2008 Himself
Bertram Pincus
2007 Himself
Ferdy the Fence
Himself
N/A
Self
2006 Martin Gibb
Bambi
Self - Guest
Himself
2005 N/A
N/A
Andy Millman
Bugsy (voice)
David Brent
Self
2004 Himself
2003 Clive Meadows
Himself
2002 Penguin
N/A
2001 Bouncer
Daniel Ryan
David Brent
2000 Ricky Gervais
N/A
N/A
1999 Dave
Narrator
Billy Finn (voice)
1997 Self
Self - Guest
1996 Self
1994 N/A
1993 Self - Guest
N/A
1989 N/A
1988 Self
Self - Guest
N/A
1975 Self
1944 Self - Host
Dr. McPhee (voice)
Year Character Movie/Tv

Creator

Writing

Sound

Year Role Movie/Tv
2022 Original Music Composer
Year Role Movie/Tv

Production

Directing

Crew

Year Role Movie/Tv
2013 Creator
2000 Additional Writing
Year Role Movie/Tv

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