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Ricky Gervais

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Birthday
25, 1961
Birthplace
Reading, England
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
25, 1961 (age 57)
Birthplace
Reading, England

About

Co-writer, co-director and lead actor of the original British series The Office (UK) and Extras. He served as the controversial host of the Golden Globe Awards in 2010, 2011 and 2012, and he began playing the title character in the TV series Derek in 2012. He also plays Dr. McPhee in the Night at the Museum films.

Before Fame

He and Bill Macrae co-founded the New Wave pop duo Seona Dancing.

Trivia

He won his second Emmy and his seventh BAFTA in 2007 for his role on Extras. His first Emmy Award was for producing the American version of The Office.

Family Life

He grew up in a family in which everyone was very open and honest with each other. He began a relationship with Jane Fallon in 1982.

Associated With

He once guest starred on the TV series Alias with Jennifer Garner.