Ricky Gervais

Comedian Ricky Gervais Full Name: Ricky Gervais
Nationality: British

Profession: Comedian
Why Famous: Gervais achieved mainstream fame with his television series "The Office" and the subsequent series "Extras".

Born: June 25, 1961 (56 years old)
Star Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Reading, Berkshire, England

Historical Events in the Life of Ricky Gervais

  • 2001-07-09 "The Office" mockumentary created by Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant, starring Ricky Gervais and Martin Freeman premieres on BBC Two in the UK
  • 2005-03-24 US version of "The Office" created by Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant, developed by Greg Daniels, starring Steve Carrell and John Krasinski premieres on NBS

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