Ricky Gervais

Ricky Gervais has won numerous awards for his broadcast work, including six BATFAs and two Golden Globes for writing, directing and starring in his TV comedy series The Office. His stand-up tours are sell-outs and have received widespread critical acclaim. Gervais is also the creator of acclaimed sitcom Extras and has written and starred in The Simpsons. He is hugely popular on both sides of the Atlantic.