• Tim Mascall designs lighting for RUBY WAX: SANE NEW WORLD (touring)
  • Matthew Rhys stars in THE AMERICANS AT 10.15PM ON ITV
  • Abbey Smith directs THE NOTORIOUS MRS EBBMITH at Jermyn Street Theatre
  • Read Joanna Trollope's BALANCING ACT, out now in harback and on kindle
  • Tim Mascall designs lighting for THE ONLY WAY IS DOWNTON
  • Read Robert Lautner's ROAD TO RECKONING out now in hardback and kindle
  • See Les Dennis starring in THE PERFECT MURDER, on tour
  • Anya Reiss' new adaptation of SPRING AWAKENING tours with Headlong
  • Buy Julian Barnes' exquisite LEVELS OF LIFE, out now in paperback
  • Polly Sullivan designs THE NINE O'CLOCK SLOT for Ice & Fire
  • Rob Brydon presents THE GUESS LIST at 9.30pm on BBC1
  • Tim Mascall designs lighting for JULIE MADLY DEEPLY
  • Douglas Dunn has won Queen Gold Medal for Poetry 2014
  • Read Louise Levene's THE FOLLOWING GIRLS, out now in hardback
  • Gregory Clarke designs sound for A STEADY RAIN at the Ustinov Studio
  • Lisa Spirling directs THE NINE O'CLOCK SLOT for Ice & Fire
  • See Deborah McAndrew's AN AUGUST BANK HOLIDAY LARK
  • Buy Felicity Cloake's mouth-watering PERFECT TOO, out now
  • Tom Wainwright's THE ROOM IN THE ELEPHANT tours the UK
  • See Sue Kelvin as Madam Morrible in WICKED West End
  • James Cotterill designs HOBSON'S CHOICE at the Oldham Coliseum
  • Buy THURSDAY'S CHILDREN by Nicci French, out now in hardback
  • Gregory Clarke designs sound for TWO INTO ONE at the Menier
  • Tim Mascall designs lighting for THE NOTORIOUS MRS EBBSMITH

Client details

Stephen Merchant

Stephen Merchant

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Agent
Duncan Hayes
Assistant: Stephanie Moore
+44 (0)203 214 0948
About

Stephen began his career as a stand up comedian, and was a finalist in the 1998 Daily Telegraph New Comedy Awards. Following on from the success of THE OFFICE, Stephen Merchant and co-writer / co-director Ricky Gervais followed with 2 series of the acclaimed EXTRAS, for BBC and HBO. Awards include: THE OFFICE, incl. 3 BAFTAS, 3 BRITISH COMEDY AWARDS, 2 GOLDEN GLOBES & an EMMY for the US format. EXTRAS, Best Actor BRITISH COMEDY AWARDS 2006 and the GOLDEN GLOBE 2008.

Film
Production / CharacterDirectorCompany
I GIVE IT A YEAR
Danny
Dan MazerWorking Title Films
HALL PASS
Gary
Peter FarrellyWarner Bros.
CEMETERY JUNCTIONRicky Gervais/Stephen MerchantPoint Productions/Sony
TOOTH FAIRY
Tracy
Michael Lembeck20th Century Fox
THE INVENTION OF LYINGRicky Gervais/Matt RobinsonWarner Bros.
JACKBOOTS ON WHITEHALL
Tom
Ed McHenrySwipe Productions
RUN FAT BOY RUNDavid SchwimmerNew Line
HOT FUZZ
Mr P Staker
Edgar WrightBig Talk
Television
Production / CharacterDirectorCompany
HELLO LADIES
Self / Creator
Stephen MerchantABC / HBO
LIFE'S TOO SHORT SPECIAL
Self
Ricky Gervais/Stephen MerchantBBC
HELLO LADIES (PILOT)
Stephen
Stephen MerchantHBO
LIFE'S TOO SHORT
Himself
Ricky Gervais/Stephen MerchantBBC
AN IDIOT ABROAD (2 SERIES)
Himself
Sky/RiSK
24
CTU Worker
Jon CassarFox Network
EXTRAS 2
The Agent
Ricky Gervais / Stephen MerchantBBC2
EXTRAS 1
The Agent
Ricky Gervais / Stephen MerchantBBC 2
BROMWELL HIGH
Voice
Pete BishopHattrick
GARTH MARENGHI'S DARKPLACE
Chef
Richard AyoadeTalkback / Channel 4
MY LIFE IN FILM
Jones
Paul SchlesingerBBC
THE OFFICE CHRISTMAS SPECIALS
2 x 60 mins
Co directed with Ricky GervaisBBC 1
THE OFFICE - SERIES 2
The Oggmonster
Stephen Merchant / Ricky GervaisBBC 2
CCANCUN
The Tallest Man in Ccancun
Sally PhillipsBBC
PORN CRACKERS
Presenter
Sky One
OPEN MIC AWARDS '98
Stand Up
Channel 5
THE GOLDEN YEARS
Co-written with Ricky Gervais
Comedy Lab / Channel 4
MEET RICKY GERVAIS
Sketch Performer
Talkback / Channel 4
THE ELEVEN O'CLOCK SHOW
Sketch writer
Talkback / Channel 4
Radio
Production / CharacterDirectorCompany
STEPHEN MERCHANT SHOW
Host
BBC 6 Music
THE MARY ANN HOBBS SHOWRadio 1
THE SARA COX BREAKFAST SHOWRadio 1
RICKY GERVAIS & STEPHEN MERCHANTXfm 104.9
MERIDIAN ON SCREEN
Film Reviews
BBC World Service
Bookmark and Share PDF
Agent
Duncan Hayes
Assistant: Stephanie Moore
+44 (0)203 214 0948
About

Stephen began his career as a stand up comedian, and was a finalist in the 1998 Daily Telegraph New Comedy Awards. Following on from the success of THE OFFICE, Stephen Merchant and co-writer / co-director Ricky Gervais followed with 2 series of the acclaimed EXTRAS, for BBC and HBO. Awards include: THE OFFICE, incl. 3 BAFTAS, 3 BRITISH COMEDY AWARDS, 2 GOLDEN GLOBES & an EMMY for the US format. EXTRAS, Best Actor BRITISH COMEDY AWARDS 2006 and the GOLDEN GLOBE 2008.

In Development
ProductionCompanyNotes
HELLO LADIES
(2013)
HBOCreator/Co-Writer
Film
ProductionCompanyNotes
CEMETERY JUNCTION Point Productions/Sony Co-Writer/Director with Ricky Gervais
Television
ProductionCompanyNotes
THE OFFICE: AN AMERICAN WORKPLACENBCWrote one ep and directed
EXTRAS THE SPECIALBBC2
EXTRAS 1 & 2BBC 2Co-Creator
THE OFFICE CHRISTMAS SPECIALSBBC 1
THE OFFICE 1 & 2BBC 2Co-creator
MEET RICKY GERVAISTalkback / Channel 4
Radio
ProductionCompanyNotes
STEPHEN MERCHANT SHOWBBC 6 Music
RICKY GERVAIS & STEPHEN MERCHANTXfm 104.9
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