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Stephen Merchant


Stephen Merchant was born on November 24, 1974 in Bristol, England. He is a writer and producer, known for The Office (2005), Cemetery Junction (2010) and The Ricky Gervais Show (2010). See full bio »
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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 9 wins & 33 nominations. See more awards »

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  Hello Ladies (TV Series) (2 episodes, 2013) (written by - 6 episodes, 2013)
- The Drive (2013) ... (creator) / (written by)
- The Wedding (2013) ... (creator)
- Long Beach (2013) ... (creator)
- Pool Party (2013) ... (creator) / (written by)
- The Dinner (2013) ... (creator) / (written by)
  The Office (TV Series) (185 episodes, 2005 - 2013) (written by - 1 episode, 2006) (teleplay - 1 episode, 2005)
- Finale (2013) ... (creator)
- A.A.R.M. (2013) ... (creator)
- Livin' the Dream (2013) ... (creator)
- Paper Airplane (2013) ... (creator)
- Stairmageddon (2013) ... (creator)
  Life's Too Short (TV Series) (written by - 5 episodes, 2011 - 2013) (writer - 3 episodes, 2011)
- Easter Special (2013) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Episode #1.7 (2011) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Episode #1.6 (2011) ... (creator) / (writer)
- Episode #1.5 (2011) ... (creator) / (writer)
- Episode #1.4 (2011) ... (creator) / (writer)
 2010-2012 The Ricky Gervais Show (TV Series) (39 episodes)
- The Year (2012) ... (creator)
- World Cup (2012) ... (creator)
- Wartime (2012) ... (creator)
- Society (2012) ... (creator)
- Earth (2012) ... (creator)
 2010 Cemetery Junction (written by)
 2009 Comic Relief 2009 (TV Movie)
 2005-2007 Extras (TV Series) (written by - 13 episodes)
- The Extra Special Series Finale (2007) ... (written by)
- Jonathan Ross (2006) ... (written by)
- Sir Ian McKellen (2006) ... (written by)
- Chris Martin (2006) ... (written by)
- Daniel Radcliffe (2006) ... (written by)
 2006 Le bureau (TV Mini-Series) (original screenplay - 2006)
  Stromberg (TV Series) ("The Office" created & written by - 9 episodes, 2005) (television series: "The Office" - 1 episode, 2005)
- Tag der offenen Tür (2005) ... ("The Office" created & written by)
- Die Kündigung (2005) ... ("The Office" created & written by)
- Die Putzfrau (2005) ... ("The Office" created & written by)
- Der Vertrag (2005) ... ("The Office" created & written by)
- Theo (2005) ... ("The Office" created & written by)
 2001-2003 The Office (TV Series) (written by - 14 episodes)
- Christmas Special: Part 2 (2003) ... (written by)
- Christmas Special: Part 1 (2003) ... (written by)
- Interview (2002) ... (written by)
- Charity (2002) ... (written by)
- Motivation (2002) ... (written by)
 2000 Meet Ricky Gervais (TV Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (2000) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.5 (2000) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.4 (2000) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.3 (2000) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.2 (2000) ... (writer)
 1999 Comedy Lab (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Golden Years (1999) ... (written by)
 1998 The 11 O'Clock Show (TV Series) (writer)
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Other Works:

Hosts a Saturday afternoon radio show on the London station Xfm with Ricky Gervais, with whom he also wrote and directed _"The Office" (2001)_. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 3 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Steve Merchant

Height:

6' 7" (2.01 m)
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Personal Quote:

When I was a teenager I met a comedian who I admired and he was very rude to me. That's why when people come up to me I try not to be rude. I don't want to name who he is but it really put me off watching his stuff since. See more »

Trivia:

Has said that he does not like having jokes and comments made about his height. See more »

Trademark:

Towering height See more »

Nickname:

Smerch See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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