British born actor, comedian, writer and filmmaker Ricky Gervais A.K.A Ricky Dene Gervais was born on 25th June 1961. He rose to fame through his television series The Office and the subsequent series Extras, both of which he co-wrote and co-directed with Stephen Merchant. Besides writing and directing the shows Gervais starred in the Hollywood films Ghost Town and The Invention of Lying. According to Ricky Gervais bio, he attended college at University College London in 1979 where he studied philosophy. Many people still don’t know what he did after college. According to the sources, he formed the band Seona Dancing. Though they did not receive much success they poorly had a hit single in the Philippines.
Ricky Gervais net worth
As on today, Ricky Gervais net worth is estimated to be around 80 Million dollars. This trivia was revealed just back in 2011 by Celebrity Net Worth, listing Gervais among the richest comedians in the world. After college, he started to work in odd jobs dealing with media and music. His PR through these jobs led him to score television works during the 90′s. He soon appeared in the Channel 4′s The 11 0′ Clock show. His major break came in 2001 when he launched his show The Office. The show emerged a cult following and was welcomed with positive reviews. The show even made in the American version. After two seasons he chose to call it quits and focus on his new show Extras.
Ricky Gervais show
However, Ricky Gervais show failed to the meet success of The Office but also gained a cult following. Throughout the time, Gervais's fame on the rise and there was only one place he could go and it was feature films. He has graced the big screens in such films as Ghost Town, Night at the Museum. He also starred and co-directed The Invention of Lying. In 2010 he firstly hosted the Golden Globes. Additionally, he has embarked on a stand-up show and has also released a children's book entitled Flanimals. Gervais is one of two featured comedians, the other being Katt Williams in the much-loved video game Grand Theft Auto IV who performs at the Split Sides comedy club, on the in-game television and appears in a radio interview.
Ricky Gervais wife
Ricky Gervais currently resides in Hampstead with his long-time partner Jane Fallon who is known as producer and screenwriter. He stated that they decided not to marry. Soon we can see her as in Ricky Gervais wife. Despite his age, He is still active and energetic and he is fully enjoying his life with his partner. If you guys want to keep in touch with him and admire him, you can go through Ricky Gervais Facebook and Twitter page