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Stephen Merchant

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Birthday
24, 1974
Birthplace
Hanham, England
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
24, 1974 (age 44)
Birthplace
Hanham, England

About

English actor, screenwriter and producer who earned eight Primetime Emmy nominations for his contributions to the popular NBC sitcom The Office. His other television writing credits include Life's Too Short and Hello Ladies, the latter of which he also starred in. He also appeared as the character Caliban in the 2017 film Logan

Before Fame

He had his first entertainment job as a broadcaster on the University of Warwick's radio station. His earliest screenwriting work includes The 11 O'Clock Show and an episode of Comedy Lab.

Trivia

He wrote for the award-nominated Ricky Gervais Show as well as for Extras.

Family Life

He was born in Bristol, England to plumber-turned-actor Ron Merchant. His sister, Alexandra Merchant, became an art director. He dated actress Christine Marzano.

Associated With

He and Ricky Gervais co-starred on Extras with Ashley Jensen.