Richard Ayoade

Birthday:

06/12/1977

Place of birth:

Hammersmith, London, England:

Biography:

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Richard Ellef Ayoade (born 12 June 1977 in Whipps Cross, London) is an English comedian, actor, writer and director best known for his role as Maurice Moss in The IT Crowd. Ayoade was born an only child to a Norwegian mother, Dagny (née Baassuik), and a Nigerian father, Layide Ade Laditi Ayoade. Ayoade studied at St. Joseph's College in Ipswich, Suffolk and later studied law at St Catharine's College, Cambridge (1995–1998) where he won the Martin Steele Prize for play production and became president of the prestigious Footlights during 1997 -1998. While in Footlights, Ayoade acted in and wrote many shows. He and Footlights vice-president John Oliver wrote two pantomimes together: Sleeping Beauty, and Grimm Fairy Tales. Ayoade acted in both Footlights' 1997 and 1998 touring shows: Emotional Baggage and Between a Rock and a Hard Place (directed by Cal McCrystal). On 8 September 2007 he married the actress Lydia Fox. They live in Gipsy Hill, South London. Description above from the Wikipedia article Richard Ayoade, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.



Credits

Early Man (2018)
Treebor (voice)
Paddington 2 (2017)
Forensic Investigator
Peter Cook and Dudley Moore: The Missing Sketches (2016)
Himself
Apple & Onion (2016)
Onion
The Boxtrolls (2014)
Mr. Pickles (voice)
The IT Crowd Manual (2014)
Himself/Morris Moss
The Watch (2012)
Jamarcus
Bunny and the Bull (2009)
Museum Curator
Festival (2005)
Dwight Swan
AD/BC: A Rock Opera (2004)
Joseph
Garth Marenghi's Darkplace (2004)
Dean Learner / ...
Hello, Friend (2003)
Computer Man
The Souvenir: Part I ()
The Souvenir: Part II ()
The Double (2014)
Director
The Double (2014)
Writer
Submarine (2011)
Director
Submarine (2011)
Writer
Arctic Monkeys: At The Apollo (2008)
Director
AD/BC: A Rock Opera (2004)
Director
AD/BC: A Rock Opera (2004)
Writer
Garth Marenghi's Darkplace (2004)
Director
Garth Marenghi's Darkplace (2004)
Writer