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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) ... (written by)
- The Wedding (2013)
- Long Beach (2013)
- Pool Party (2013) ... (written by)
- The Dinner (2013) ... (written by)
  The Office (TV Series) (185 episodes, 2005 - 2013) (written by - 1 episode, 2006) (teleplay - 1 episode, 2005)
- Finale (2013)
- A.A.R.M. (2013)
- Livin' the Dream (2013)
- Paper Airplane (2013)
- Stairmageddon (2013)
  Life's Too Short (TV Series) (written by - 5 episodes, 2011 - 2013) (writer - 3 episodes, 2011)
- Easter Special (2013) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.7 (2011) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.6 (2011) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.5 (2011) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.4 (2011) ... (writer)
 2010-2012 The Ricky Gervais Show (TV Series) (39 episodes)
- The Year (2012)
- World Cup (2012)
- Wartime (2012)
- Society (2012)
- Earth (2012)
 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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Personal Details

Other Works:

He used to co-host a 2-hour radio programme on the BBC World Service called "The Edge". 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:

It's in line with the films me and Ricky like watching - Diner (1982), Saturday Night Fever (1977), Stand by Me (1986). Films about small lives but big emotions. We're not interested in zany comedy movies or doing science fiction satires. We made the kind of film we want to see. We also love a Bruce Springsteen song called Thunder Road, which has got a line about 'it's a town full of losers and ... See more »

Trivia:

Son of Ron Merchant. See more »

Trademark:

Towering height See more »

Nickname:

Spud See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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